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Antibacterial soap is great for medical settings, but not so great for everyday use.

Lather Not: Say Nope to Antibacterial Soap

April 30, 2019

In every Fordham Lincoln Center bathroom, there is an antibacterial hand soap dispenser. From bacterial resistance to harmful long term effects, antibacterial soaps do more harm than good.

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Student Sleep Deprivation: The Importance of a Full Eight Hours

November 14, 2018

As students, we are constantly faced with the choice between work and sleep. This common trade-off is...

FCLC '19 student Hailey Morey demonstrating how often we look at our screens in Lowenstein on March 22, 2017. (BROOKE PARRETT/THE OBSERVER).

Preventing Digital Eye Strain

April 20, 2017

By JADE GRIFFIN Staff Writer Digital devices permeate just about every aspect of the American life. Blu...


Exercising Control over Depression

December 6, 2016

By JADE GRIFFIN Contributing Writer Scientists have long questioned how physical activity impacts...