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Coping with Panic Attacks

December 1st, 2021; By author below

By Maryam Sheikh Many people suffer from anxiety. This can manifest itself in sudden periods of extreme panic and physical bodily reactions known as panic attacks. In order to appropriately […]

What Are Panic Attacks?

December 1st, 2021; By Linda Mendes

Panic attacks are sudden intense feelings of fear, panic, or anxiety. They can last anywhere from 5 to 30 minutes. It is also possible to have another panic attack right […]

Dealing with Anxiety

December 1st, 2021; By Teodora Pasca

Feeling tense or overwhelmed is normal, especially for a student juggling a variety of responsibilities. However, if you constantly experience intense stress, fear of failure, and feelings of inadequacy, the […]

How Masks Affect Communication and Work for Deaf Individuals

November 1st, 2021; By Susan Huebert

Everywhere you go, you can see people wearing face masks to protect themselves and others against the COVID-19 virus. While masks can protect against disease, they can be a problem […]

The Winter Blues: How the Lack of Sunlight in Winter Affects Us Physically

November 1st, 2021; By author below

By Erin Rebello As the temperature drops, the leaves fall, and the puffy jackets are brought out of storage, it’s a sure sign that winter is on the horizon. Besides […]

The Effects of Masks on the Deaf Community

February 27th, 2021; By author below

By Maryam Sheikh One of the changes that has been brought about due to the pandemic is the requirement of face masks in public spaces. Though masks have significantly aided […]

After Valentine’s Day, Let’s Discuss Disability in Romance Movies

February 27th, 2021; By author below

By Erin Rebello Oh, Valentine’s Day, the so-called sweetest day of the year! With this festive holiday having happened during COVID-19, you might have found a classic romance movie to […]