The A-Blast

Stay flu free this winter

Sereene Darwiesh, Staff writer

December 9, 2019

As Flu season is occurring there are many precautions you should be taking so you can stay healthy. Many times the reason for our sickness is the spread of germs. It is almost impossible not to touch germs but there are a few...

Preparing for a meatless Thanksgiving

Sereene Darwiesh, Staff writer

November 22, 2019

When someone mentions Thanksgiving, the first thing that comes to mind is probably a time for delicious turkey and gravy. For vegetarians and vegans who celebrate Thanksgiving, that is not the case. The traditional Thanksgiving...

Students are sleep deprived

Limia Bahar, Staff Writer

November 8, 2019

Students at Annandale high school are sleep deprived and it’s worsening their health.  Students aren’t getting enough sleep between going to school, after school activities, and doing their homework.  The most a...

Is perfume dangerous?

Aminata Dia, Staff Writer

September 22, 2019

Perfume is dangerous and here’s why.  Two million and rising Americans are allergic or fragrance sensitive to perfume or colognes.  There are many harmful ingredients in perfumes that are deadly and perfume affects ...

School psychiatrists stress the importance of mental health

Jamileh Hamadeh and Rachel Tran

September 18, 2019

September is National Suicide Prevention Month, and schools want to spread awareness. Now that school has started, students are put under great amounts of stress to get that college-ready GPA, which could greatly affect their...

Vaping becomes a greater issue at AHS

Kristina Regmi, Staff writer

September 18, 2019

Many of the students who attend AHS can, unfortunately, say they have tried some form of vape. For a large number of students, it has become a part of their daily routine, meaning that they are addicted. For those who do not...

Mental health spreads at AHS

Jamileh Hamadeh, Health editor

May 28, 2019

Fairfax county public schools have partnered up with Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board Wellness and Health Department to provide the students with Youth Mental Health First Aid (YMHFA). At AHS we offer two social work...

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