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Sweet Addiction

Sweet Addiction

Emily Xia, Jasmine Lee, and Claire Yang

May 17, 2018


Filed under FEATURES

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Q&A: Gigi Acker

Q&A: Gigi Acker

Amanda Chan

March 10, 2017


Filed under SPORTS

Every week, Gigi Acker can be spotted walking around the campuses of San Jose State University and De Anza College, where she teaches nutrition. As an avid health enthusiast for most of her life, Acker has worked with countless clients, ranging from collegiate athletes to pregnant women, and has led...

A Wrestless day: A day in the life of a wrestler

A Wrestless day: A day in the life of a wrestler

Becca Zheng

March 1, 2017


Filed under SPORTS, Video, Wrestling

Their food has been digested, their weigh-ins are complete, and adrenaline pumps through their veins. The referee lays on his stomach, transitioning back and forth as the wrestlers struggle to pin each others shoulders to the mat. He blows the whistle and the match is over. The MVHS wrestling team c...

PHOTO GALLERY: First MVHS Health Day promotes physical fitness

PHOTO GALLERY: First MVHS Health Day promotes physical fitness

Elia Chen

February 17, 2015


Filed under NEWS

MVHS administration held MVHS’ first health day on Thursday, Feb. 11 to raise awareness of student health. At lunch on the football field, students climbed on inflatable bouncers, ran through mazes in large hamster balls, learned yoga and sampled drinks at the Jamba Juice bar. View the photos below...

New HUMAN vending machines still not the healthiest option

New HUMAN vending machines still not the healthiest option

Vanessa Qin

September 7, 2014


Filed under OPINION

New vending machines were installed to go with the new school year, but do these HUMAN vending machines really provide healthier options? MVHS’ new HUMAN vending machines claim to “help unite mankind and nutrition” by providing healthier school snack options. Take a look at this comparison between...

Physical education should be a mandatory class for all four years of high school

Physical education should be a mandatory class for all four years of high school

Christopher Song

May 9, 2013


Filed under OPINION

This country has a health problem. It’s common knowledge that there is almost a 33% obesity rate in children according to the American Heart Organization, and many solutions have been offered to address the epidemic. MVHS replaced many of its more unhealthy foods in the cafeteria with healthier alt...

New York’s visionary bill cracks down on sugar

New York’s visionary bill cracks down on sugar

Ashley Ding

March 23, 2013


Filed under OPINION

Like your vanilla bean frappuccino? You could order it in a size tall, or perhaps in grande. However, you wouldn’t be able to order this sugary shot of goodness in size venti under the revolutionary law proposed by New York mayor Michael Bloomberg. Known for pioneering the law that now requires c...

Our worst best friend, food

Our worst best friend, food

Aafreen Mahmood

February 21, 2010


Filed under Books

Author and journalist Michael Pollan reveals the truth behind food Read More »...

Viva la Vivanno

Akshay Agrawal

September 26, 2008


Filed under Food

Starbucks new guilt-less pleasure reviewed Read More »