Thu, Nov 12, 2015, 9:09pm
Sleeping in Butler and pulling all-nighters aren’t the healthiest college habits, yet they seem to be inevitable ones.
Wed, Nov 11, 2015, 3:58am
Activity-tracking technologies manifest themselves into the lives of students across Columbia’s undergraduate institutions, giving them the means to acquire increasingly comprehensive data about every aspect of their physical existence. Health-conscious students use software on their smartphones,...
Wed, May 6, 2015, 3:08pm
Just because they’re touted to cure all health problems, dietary supplements may not be all that good for you.
Wed, Apr 22, 2015, 1:49am
Columnist Vivi Hyacinthe reflects on the unhealthy relationships with food fostered by Columbia’s community.
Trans and gender-nonconforming students at Barnard discuss medical procedures, emotional experience of transitioning
Thu, Apr 16, 2015, 12:11am
A few hours after Zack Barone, BC ’18, first injected himself with testosterone last November, he experienced the first instance of what he has labeled “T-fever”: a face flushed red, a temperature of 100 degrees, and an insatiable hunger in his stomach.
Tue, Mar 3, 2015, 12:17am
Movement was another part of my daily life that my disorder besieged; I was obsessed with exercise. When I didn’t exert my body to mild exhaustion, I felt something more harrowing than physical grogginess: inadequacy.
Tue, Feb 17, 2015, 1:51am
What is Columbia’s student body’s relationship with food and wellness?
Thu, Feb 12, 2015, 2:20pm
“Point, and flex; point, and flex; point, and flex; point...and hold it there!” In Dodge Aerobics Room 3, twenty legs hover agonizingly in the air. Twenty faces, each pressed against a sweaty mat, grimace in pain.
Sat, Dec 6, 2014, 1:17pm
Grammar first: Despite its disputed acceptance as a third-person singular gender-neutral pronoun, I’ve used “their” in the title of this piece to mean “his or hers (or other),” because to have written the latter would have created a clunky-sounding question.
Thu, Dec 4, 2014, 6:48am
Dear Mother Potato, Do you have any advice for trying to balance staying fit and school work to avoid the dreaded freshman 15? Dear Fretting French Fry,