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The Hawkeye

Hot tools can create a hot mess

Hot tools can create a hot mess

By Maria Balcita
September 16, 2013
Filed under Health

Many girls never seem to be happy with the type of hair they have. Those who have curly hair want straight hair and vise versa. We are able to achieve different hairstyles with heat tools. Unfortunately, heat tools can’t be used without damaging hair. From curly to straight, wavy or straight, there...

Avoid the cold this winter

Avoid the cold this winter

By Maria Balcita
December 10, 2012
Filed under Health

With the hot days of summer swiftly changing into the cold days of winter, our bodies have not yet had time to adjust and are more susceptible to illnesses, such as the common cold. Symptoms of the cold include, but are not limited to, sneezing, coughing, watery eyes, sore throat, head ache, mild body ache and runny or stuffy nose. ...

Have a healthy Thanksgiving holiday

Have a healthy Thanksgiving holiday

By Maria Balcita
November 7, 2012
Filed under Health

Thanksgiving dinner can be made in a healthy, flavorful way. It’s the time to indulge on delicious meals and spend time with family. This thanksgiving season, moderation is key. Thanksgiving dinner can be an enjoyable meal without all the fat, sugar and calories, but it can be overwhelming to try and eat healthy during the holiday sea...

Quick and easy white teeth

Quick and easy white teeth

By Maria Balcita
September 5, 2012
Filed under Health

With picture day coming up, students want pearly white teeth in the yearbook. Traditional ways people whiten teeth are by going to the dentist for treatments or white strips that can be purchased and used at home. Bleaching teeth, professionally or even at home, can cause damage and sensitivity. Thes...

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