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Middle Eastern NEW YEAR “ NEWROZ” Celebration is filled with color, beauty and tradition

March 23, 2017

Kurdish New Year’s Newroz is the Kurdish celebration of the Persian new year holiday “Nowruz.” Kurdish Newroz coincides with the Spring Equinox, and is a festival celebrating the beginning of spring. Over the years, Newroz has come to represent new beginnings, as well as an opportunity to support the Kurdish cause. For these reasons, Newroz is considered to be the most important festiv...

Teen Depression – too common and can’t be ignored

Teen Depression – too common and can’t be ignored

March 7, 2017

Depression in teens is a huge issue in today’s society, and it is a growing issue. The step to drug problems, runways, pregnancy, eating disorders, and suicide is depression. Depression is common for teenagers. Symptoms of teen depression vary within the person. Although it is a really hard issue to deal with, there are ways to treat depression. Most teens are unhappy or feel sad at times, of...

Tennessee teen drug and alcohol abuse maintains dubious honor of in top 10 highest number of teen abusers for 7 years straight

March 1, 2017

Drugs are a medicine or substance which have a physiological effect when swallowed or put in the body another way. When taken correctly, as prescribed by a doctor, can save lives. "Teen substance abuse is rising to alarming rates around the country, but particularly in the state of Tennessee. A report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) lists some disturbing statistics for T...

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