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There’s a pill for everything these days: menstrual cramps, allergies, cold and flu symptoms—and we’re popping them like candy. But when it comes to something as broad as pain, there are so many options out there that it’s hard to know which to choose. Painkillers can help relieve everything from a muscle sprain to cramps to post-wisdom teeth pain. But there are advantages and disadvantages to each type of painkiller; they’re not all created equal! It’s important to make sure that you know what you’re taking because when taken improperly, painkillers can be harmful to your body and cause...
Maybe you’re sitting in class, you're waiting to get off an airplane or you just tucked yourself into bed. Or, perhaps you’re strolling through the mall or walking home from class when it hits you: you really have to… go.  It seems that any time you’re in a place where immediately relieving yourself is not an option, the need for a bathroom increases tenfold.  While you’re searching for a ladies’ room or waiting for an acceptable time to excuse yourself, it seems impossible to think of anything other than your desperate desire to pee.  Here are 24 things that go through every girl’s head when...
When Sarah LaFave founded Lori’s Hands in 2009 at the University of Delaware, it was in memory of her mom, Lori, who passed away in 2003 after a long battle with breast cancer. Sarah wanted to find a way to help chronically ill members of her community by completing basic tasks for them, such as doing light cleaning or running errands. Since 2009, Lori’s Hands has grown into a national nonprofit organization with chapters at schools across the United States. Sarah’s work has helped hundreds of clients in Delaware and elsewhere, and her awesome organization has blossomed over the past five...