The Guilfordian

News in Brief

Catherine Schurz, World and Nation Section Editor

May 3, 2013

Amsterdam, netherlands For the first time in 120 years, the Netherlands has a king. In a formal ceremony at the Royal Palace of Amsterdam, Williem-Alexander was coronated by the former monarch, his mother, Queen Beatrix Armgard. After his appointment, thousands of citizens flooded the streets, bearin...

Aspirin meta-studies show reduced risks of cancer

Michael MacVane

April 6, 2012

The three main causes of death in the U.S. are chronic heart disease, cancer, and lower respiratory diseases. What would you say if you could take one pill a day to prevent and even possibly treat cancer? A study of 25,000 people in Dec. 2010 showed the first signs that this might become a reality. “What...