Friday recipe: healthy pumpkin cake

Looking for a healthy way to enjoy seasonal goodies? Add a can of pumpkin to a cake mix for a …

A Minnesotan’s point of view

I hate when people are so shocked Des Moines rocks. Of course it does. Do people really come here expecting …

New endowed scholarship for CPMS students

Bradley Bakotic, D.O., D.P.M., and Bako Pathology recently presented the DMU College of Podiatric Medicine & Surgery with a generous …

Flashback time…

So it’s been the week of test for about every program here at DMU. First year D.O., D.P.M. & D.P.T.s  …

Ghoulish treats!

Oh this beautiful-breezy-fresh-air-cool-fall-pumpkin-spiced weather makes me want to bake pumpkin! I found this recipe at www.allrecipes.com and it is so …

Senior Health Fair update

Every year thus far the flu and pnuemonia vaccines have been available at the DMU Senior Health Fair Nov. 7. …

Uncork a cure!

DMU is playing host to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s annual Wine Opener event Friday, November 6. From 7 to 10 …

Physical therapy grad inspires others to persevere

When the Iowa Games began in 1987, Cindy Hauber was poolside, ready to compete in the 200-meter freestyle. Although it …

DMU students to collect for food pantry during beggars’ night in Des Moines

Don’t be disgusted if you get older-than-usual trick-or-treaters on your porch Friday evening. A group of about 60 Des Moines …

Make a statement with your plate?

I love trying to figure out the shorthand in people’s custom license plates. (Yes, I hear your dork alert going …

A problem in paradise…

Every place has its ups and downs, even the paradise that is Hawaii where I’m on rotation. After dealing with …

Friday recipe: oatmeal

When it starts to get cold out I turn to classic comfort foods to keep me warm. My current favorite …