The student news site of Guilford College

The Guilfordian

The student news site of Guilford College

The Guilfordian

The student news site of Guilford College

The Guilfordian

New strand of influenza impacts students

Annette Varghese, Staff Writer March 15, 2019

Usually, the seasonal winter flu would peak at this time in the year, however, officials are worried by the news of a new and deadlier swine flu strain that is becoming widespread in 48 states. Nationwide,...

New candidate for District 61

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Editor-in-Chief October 26, 2018

Just around the corner are the United States’ Midterm Elections, where the wave of young, progressive candidates under the democratic ticket looks to take seats away from older republican representatives....

LGBTQA people deserve fair health care

Aiperi Iusupova, Staff Writer April 3, 2015

There is no fairness when health care does not care for all people equally. Compared to other minority groups, LGBTQA patients are denied medical help most often because of their sexual orientation and...

Get rid of loopholes for vaccinations

Get rid of loopholes for vaccinations

Lily Lou, Staff Writer February 20, 2015

A disease once eliminated in the United States has reemerged. Last year there were 644 measles cases in the U.S., and this January 102 cases have already emerged. The best way to prevent outbreaks is...

The Deep South continues to struggle in war against HIV

Aiperi Iusupova, Staff Writer February 6, 2015

The United States has always been divided into geographical fractions based on race and socioeconomic status. Today, the fragmented character of American history has led to a new life-threatening problem...

Montagnard community struggles to acquire health care

Aiperi Iusupova, Staff Writer November 14, 2014

A majority of undocumented immigrants become captives of daily fear and stress once they leave the borders of their own land to pursue happiness and well-being in another country. For many immigrants...

Al-Aqsa Clinic: run by Muslims, service for all

Robert Pacheco, Staff Writer September 27, 2013

I extended my hand to shake hers, as is the custom that my father taught me. “I’m sorry, I cannot,” Amal Khdour, founder of Al-Aqsa Community Clinic, said while recoiling from my gesture. Remembering...

Eagle Physicians provides convenient health care alternative for students

Christianna Van Dalsen, Staff Writer September 13, 2013

“I think I’d heard that maybe somebody was going to be taking over the Health Center, and maybe there were going to be different hours,” said senior Lucas Blanchard-Glueckert. If you are in the...

Health care misses the boat on stress management

Rishab Revankar, Staff Writer February 22, 2013

Ever felt like you’re in a crisis?  You hear someone say, “Calm down, you’re just stressed out. There’s nothing more to it.” Believe me, there’s a lot more to it. Stress is the underlying...

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