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Rampant health violations at Campus Plaza

Only Fresh Burrito, Kick-Off Sports Bar and Toast Delight went all of 2019 without a health violation at Campus Plaza. The latest sweep of...

Is Health Services a trans safe space?

Alex McEwin is raising awareness on equity-based issues with UWaterloo Health Services’ medical procedures and Registrar Office’s name change policy.  McEwin said students are receiving...

UWaterloo’s health and tech breakthroughs

Michelle Przedborski, a Department of Applied Mathematics postdoctoral fellow, determined a way to use math to treat cancer and prevent relapse. Supervised by Mohammed Kohandel,...

Blood donor crisis due to SLC renovations

Blood donations on campus have undergone a drastic decline since renovations began at the SLC in 2017.  Gina Leyva, events coordinator, Canadian Blood Services, says...

Queerhellth: Taking down sexism and homophobia in healthcare

When a young woman was wrongly denied medical treatment on the basis of her sexuality, she decided to take action and create the social...

Combatting the opioid crisis

According to the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), post-secondary students are among the highest-risk groups for opioid overdoses. CMHA launched their on-campus opioid overdose ‘Carry...

Men’s football suffers season’s first loss

On Sep. 25, the Waterloo Men’s Football Team faced the Guelph Gryphons at CIF Field in what has become one of the most entertaining...

8 dimensions of wellness

  Mental health is a term frequently used to reflect a state of emotional well-being, but what does it mean to reach that state? Various studies...

Super smash safety: What to know before you bone

Boning, banging, smashing, boinking … all terms to describe sex. Sexuality is a prevalent part of life, and often when people leave home for the...

The secret to getting smarter and stronger

As classes, exams, workload, and commitments creep into already busy schedules, students tend to forget the need to keep calm and breathe. Published in...