Vaping Isn’t the “Healthier” Choice for Teens

You may have heard that vaping is a less harmful alternative to smoking, and it might seem more appealing than cigarettes. But while e-cigarettes can help adults who want to quit smoking, they can have the opposite effect on teens and young adults. Recent studies suggest that young people who…

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Growing Up Isn’t As Bad As It Seems

I think most adults tend to look back on the “good old days” with fondness and nostalgia. We miss the lives we used to lead, before our priorities changed. It’s easy to forget about the trials we had, when we are busy remembering how fun and careless we were. Growing…

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‘Halloweentown’ Isn’t Just A Classic Disney Movie — It’s A Real Place You Should Visit

Come October, everyone starts squealing about how utterly obsessed they are with Halloween. But we assure you, no one is as dedicated to the spooky holiday as the quaint town of St. Helens, Oregon.  The riverside city was used as the backdrop for Disney’s “Halloweentown” ― the iconic 1998 kids flick…

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Khizr Khan Isn’t Finished Speaking Out Against Hate. He’s Just Getting Started.

The single greatest irony of Donald Trump’s anti-Muslim rhetoric during the 2016 presidential campaign is that it galvanized the Republican nominee’s most effective critics ― and they’re not about to let up.  Khizr Khan said he and wife Ghazala had spent 12 years as “quiet, private people” after their son, Army…

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