The A-Blast

Student Perspective: “I survived H1N1”

Emily Fructerman, In-Depth Editor

November 3, 2009

Ever since last year, people have been freaking out about this so-called “swine” flu. All of the news networks have been preaching the disaster to come, and even last week President Obama declared H1N1 a national emergency....

H1N1 Vaccine takes on the country

Nicole Contrino, Staff Writer

October 29, 2009

The scare of the H1N1 Influenza, also known as the “swine flu,” took on the globe as it swept across many countries leaving them feeling very under the weather. The H1N1 illness is jumping to more people every day and is more...

Flu Shot Over Sickness

October 29, 2009

Now that it is flu season, many students have started to cough and sneeze without realizing who it affects. Scared you might catch something? The best way to avoid the flu is by getting a flu shot. Many people avoid getting...

Autism Amplifies

Rebecca Malzahn, Staff Writer

October 23, 2009

About 1 in 91 people in the United States has, or may have, autism or an autism spectrum disorder according to a recent survey released by the Autism Society of America.  This is a dramatic increase in the number of people diagnosed...

Water Water Everywhere

September 30, 2009

Some classrooms in the school are freezing. However, it’s those humid and sticky classrooms that really cause the yearning for an ice-cold bottle of water. A healthy habit to get into is by bringing a water bottle to school...

Italian Invasion of the English Muffins

September 30, 2009

Ingredients: 3 Multi-grain english muffins 3/4 cups shredded mozzarella cheese 3 tbsp shredded parmesn cheese 3 tbsp olive oil 1/4 cup tomato sauce Directions: Step one: preheat oven to 400 Step two: ...

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