Dominique Hlavac

Depression gets redefined

Proposed changes to the D.S.M. raise controversy Dominique Hlavac, Talon staff writer  “It was just so much sadness all the time, nothing was fun,” sophomore Alexander Lindberg said. Lindberg had been feeling this way for about a year and a half before realizing that he might be clinically depressed. Many people feel …

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Alternative Medicine

Think outside the capsule: the benefits of complementary medicine Dominique Hlavac, Talon staff writer “It is easy to get a thousand prescriptions but hard to get one single remedy.” This Chinese proverb may be ancient, but it could have come from some of the early critics of modern medicine. Over the …

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Dress-code dilemma

The Dress-code dilemma Finding school approved clothing gets challenging By Jorie Schwab, Talon staff writer  Let’s face it, for girls, high school has always been a fashion runway, but sometimes that runway can be highly restrictive. Almost all of Minnehaha Academy’s female students agree that finding dress-code approved clothes at …

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Winter fashion trends

Making winter fashion trends work How to stay warm and in style by Emma Tyler, Talon staff writer The dreaded walk in the dead of winter, from the warm heated car to the commons of M.A. No one wants to fall on their butt and embarrass themselves in front of …

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Screen time and your eyes

Too much screen time could mean weary eyes The facts behind technology use and your eyes  By Dominique Hlavac, Talon staff writer This age of modern technology that everybody lives in could be referred to as ‘the information age’ or the ‘social networking era’, but has anyone heard ‘the red eye …

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