Daily Archives: November 3, 2016

Greg Hardy plans to join the UFC

Greg Hardy plans to join the UFC

Ex-NFL defensive lineman, Greg Hardy is planning on joining profession fighting after being kicked out of the NFL for multiple state and league violations. Earlier this week Hardy went…

First UK ‘fixing room’ could be turning point in approach to treating addicts

First UK ‘fixing room’ could be turning point in approach to treating addicts

Georgia Butler, Kingston University If drug users cannot be dissuaded from taking drugs, is it better to help ensure their drug-taking is as safe as possible? This is the…

We shouldn’t worry so much about our kids’ anxiety –  it’s a normal part of growing up

We shouldn’t worry so much about our kids’ anxiety – it’s a normal part of growing up

Line Caes, University of Stirling There’s been a big rise in the number of young people seeking help for their anxieties, according to Childline. The telephone counselling service has…

Minnesota Vikings Release Player after DUI

Minnesota Vikings Release Player after DUI

Minnesota Vikings released practice squad player Isame Faciane one week after he was arrested on suspension of driving while intoxicated. The Vikings upper-management said that this was a statement…

When ‘energy’ drinks actually contained radioactive energy

When ‘energy’ drinks actually contained radioactive energy

Timothy J. Jorgensen, Georgetown University Modern life have you feeling frazzled? Flagging a bit as you rush through your day? Maybe you’re one of the millions of consumers who…

Why understanding Native American religion is important for resolving the Dakota Access Pipeline crisis

Why understanding Native American religion is important for resolving the Dakota Access Pipeline crisis

Rosalyn R. LaPier, Harvard University In recent weeks, protests against the building of the Dakota Access Pipeline across North Dakota have escalated. Native American elders, families and children have set…

Why Tobacco Companies Are Spending Millions To Boost A Cigarette Tax

Why Tobacco Companies Are Spending Millions To Boost A Cigarette Tax

By Alex Smith, KCUR For many Missouri health advocates, an increase in the state’s tobacco tax is long overdue. But onlookers might be surprised to hear that tobacco companies…