Tag Archives: Students

Viewpoints: Parkland Students Denounce Lack Of Federal Gun Reforms; Time To Listen To The States Legalizing Cannabis

Editorial pages focus on these public health issues and others. The Washington Post: Since Parkland, We’ve Been Demanding Action. Now It’s Time To Join Us. On Feb. 14, our lives were forever changed by a gunman who killed 17 of our classmates and teachers at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. In just… Read More »

Number of College Students Seeking Help for Mental Health Troubles Increases

Nearly 26 percent of people 18 years and older are living with a mental health condition in the United States. Now, recent study findings published in the Journal of American College Health suggest that mental health problems are on the rise among university students, Medical News Today reports. For the study, researchers examined data provided… Read More »

Students 'mixed grandparent's ashes into homemade cookies'

Police in California are investigating a report that a high school student mixed the cremated ashes of a grandparent into a batch of homemade cookies and shared them with her classmates. Two students are thought to have been involved in the baking of the sandy-textured biscuits, which were sampled by at least nine youngsters at… Read More »