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The Sentinel

Brain scans and mental illness

Batul Chitalwala, Chief Editor

August 26, 2019

For a long time, detecting mental disorders such as depression, bipolar disorder, or even migraines could have only been done by a professional looking at symptoms and behavior. There were no laboratory tests to diagnose such brain problems. A new study shows that a brain scan called functional connectivity MRI, also known as...

The controversies of Disney movies.

Mariana Gomez, Junior Editor

August 16, 2019

 The popular Disney movie  The Little Mermaid has made big controversies because of the actress that is portraying her role. The Little Mermaid  has been a disney classic with it original film made in 1989. Many kids grew up watching it and now they get to experience again in live action. Anyone who was a kid in the 2000s w...

Why are people reading less than they used to?

Michael Mallard, Editor

August 15, 2019

  In the golden age of iPhones and Netflix, it seems that high school students, and people in general, are now less inclined to read books. According to a 2015 study conducted by the Pew Research Center, the number of U.S. adults who read regularly has been gradually declining in recent years. At the time of the study...

Risks and rewards of foreign surgeries

Ben Ortega, Editor

August 15, 2019

Medical tourism, a relatively new trend that has had a massive effect on the medical community and the lives of patients, is becoming ever more popular. Each year for the past decade, about 15 million Americans have sought out cheaper surgical treatments by looking to foreign countries for what they expect will be inexpen...

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