The Torch

Introducing Nyla Smith

Introducing Nyla Smith

March 21, 2018

Eating Disorders Aren’t Exclusive to Skinny Girls

Alexis Gaskin, Staff Writer

March 14, 2018

Let’s get real about the discussion of eating disorders and the stigma against who can and can’t develop one. People who are obese and overweight CAN get eating disorders. The reason I know that is because I, an overweigh...

Health Matters: Tackling the stigma around mental health

Gabrielle Ciminera, Contributing Writer

March 14, 2018

When mental health comes up in conversation, the usual reaction is to lighten the mood with a joke or dance around the topic until the moment passes. This polite detachment when talking about mental health only furthers the s...

“To Write Love On Her Arms”

“To Write Love On Her Arms”

Bre'Anna Grant, Staff Writer

November 15, 2017

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