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Meeting Scheduled to Address Urbandale Student Suicides

URBANDALE, Iowa — The Urbandale School District is holding a meeting to address the deaths of two of its students.

A 6th grader and an 8th grader each took their own lives last month. 74 more words


I Have a Gut Feeling

I was 35 before learning up to 80% of our immunity is in our gut. So, if something is off in the digestive system, it makes sense that other problems follow.  517 more words

Health Benefit: Writing Poetry

We may have lost faith in our ability to write poems, just as we have lost faith in our ability to heal.  Recovering the poet  369 more words

Health Benefit: Reading Poetry

One of my early childhood memories includes memorizing poetry, an assignment my fifth grade English teacher required of our class each week.  She assigned the poem and we, the students, took it home to memorize.  331 more words

Everything I Learned about Dating and Love, I Learned from Cinderella

Where did you learn about love?  Who taught you about dating?  If you had to answer this question, could you?  Maybe you don’t even realize where your concept of dating came from.  674 more words

Domestic Abuse

Greeting the New Year

I typically like new beginnings and fresh starts, and this new year is no different. Though I can’t possibly know exactly what this new year will bring, I find myself feeling hopeful and full of anticipation. 96 more words

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