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Eating Healthy Contradicts with Convenience: How Fordham Students Maintain Diet

Eating Healthy Contradicts with Convenience: How Fordham Students Maintain Diet

March 13, 2019

A study from 2015 found that 70 percent of college students eat fast food at least once a day. Fordham students face the daily struggle to eat healthy or not to eat healthy.

Adding Balance to Genius

Adding Balance to Genius

February 7, 2018

By Aislinn Keely When we think of genius, associated words like madness, eccentricity and extremism spring to mind, yet ‘healthy’ is nowhere near these synonyms. In an age where the wellness market has ...

Deconstructing Toxic Masculinity Makes for Healthier Students

Deconstructing Toxic Masculinity Makes for Healthier Students

October 4, 2016

By Kristen Santer Duke University recently began offering classes that supposedly question and deconstruct toxic masculinity. The nine-week seminar, entitled “The Men’s Project,” is sponsored ...

FUEMS Looks Back on 40 Years of Service

FUEMS Looks Back on 40 Years of Service

September 21, 2016

By Alex Brennan  Emergency services at Fordham University started with fanny packs with simple medical supplies, according to Heather Cahill, FCRH ’18 and chief of Fordham University Emergency Medic...

Fordham Health Services Misconceptions Clarified

Fordham Health Services Misconceptions Clarified

March 25, 2015

By Akash Bhatia Around campus, there have been a lot of misconceptions circulating about Fordham Health Services. For example, there is confusion about whether the Fordham Health Center provides cert...

On-Campus Smoking Leaves Lingering Health Concerns

On-Campus Smoking Leaves Lingering Health Concerns

March 4, 2015

By Drew Casey Smoking at Fordham’s Rose Hill campus is very prevalent, and it is disgusting. It needs to go, and the sooner it leaves the confines of Fordham University, the better. “When I was in ...

The Health Center’s Ridiculous Policy

January 28, 2015

By Catherine Carrejo  This Friday morning, I woke up with a terrible cold. Tired and achy, the last thing I wanted to do was drag myself out of bed and trudge over to the University Health Center. I ...

A Guide to Proper Nutrition On Campus

November 7, 2012

Filed under Culture, Food

By DANIELLE GARRAND CONTRIBUTING WRITER Students come to college in order to gain a diploma, but sometimes they end up gaining weight instead. According to WebMD, one in every four college students gains five percent of his or her body weight, or roughly 10 pounds, during the first semester of college. With the proper nutritional knowledge and tactics, however, that same student could come home for Thanksgiving fitter...

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