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Closson: Physical wellness at NU needs further conversation, attention comparable to mental health

Troy Closson, Assistant Opinion Editor

May 21, 2017

Filed under Opinion

In my high school, students often seemed to be hyperfocused on college admissions, constantly finding ways to cram as many higher-level classes as possible into their schedules while also fitting in way too many extracurricular...

Northwestern study links young adults’ debt to poor physical, mental health

Jeanne Kuang, Assistant Summer Editor

August 16, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, On Campus, The Summer Northwestern 2013

A new Northwestern study has found that financial problems can turn into health concerns for young people in debt. The study shows higher debt can lead to higher blood pressure and poorer mental and physical health. Published...