Parkway West High students dominate the ACT

Four Parkway West High students recently learned they scored a 36 -- the highest possible score -- on the ACT college admissions and placement exam they took this past September. The students are Clementine Arneson, Grace Dong, Caleb Levy and McKay Morgan.

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Hidden drug danger

Man studying drugs

Drugs used to treat a wide assortment of medical conditions, from allergies and colds to hypertension and urinary incontinence, are associated with a higher risk of cognitive decline, particularly in older adults who are already at greater risk for Alzheimer’s disease, according to research led by the University of California San Diego School of Medicine.

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Good news about flu

Patient getting a vaccine against flu or COVID-19

Despite predictions that cases of the seasonal flu and COVID-19 could potentially spike together in a “twindemic,” the 2020-2021 flu season has so far been unusually mild, according to both nationwide and local statistics.

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