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Answers From a Vegan

Leilani, a vegan, sitting in front of an anti-vegan sign. She and her friends laughed as she posed for the photograph.

Leilani Gibbons, Features Editor

May 15, 2017

After being vegan for over a year, I have had my fair share of confused and curious strangers. Whenever the topic is brought up I am often asked a series of identical questions: “Why?” “Do you get protein?” “Is your family vegan?” and lastly, the ever looming “So what can you eat?...

Obesity: Disease or Choice?

If we can control what we eat does that mean that we can control our weight?

Citlali Arzate, Staff writer

April 11, 2014

It is estimated that every one of us is born with at least five to ten potentially deadly gene mutations. Not every gene mutation is deadly, but many of them are the root cause that leads to diseases such as diabetes, sickle cell anemia, Huntington’s disease, and obesity.  Obesity is a major problem...

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