Straight A’s

We did it again! Des Moines University earned another “A” on the American Medical Student Association (AMSA) PharmFree Scorecard this …

First day of brigading

Wednesday in Honduras was the first day of medical brigading. We had a 5:30 a.m. wake up call, breakfast and …

Friday recipe: lentil salad

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics has proclaimed that March is Nutrition Month, a campaign “designed to focus attention on …

Day 2 in Honduras

Everyone crashed pretty hard last night after a long trip, but we were bright eyed this morning ready to get …

Kudos to DMU podiatric students!

Hats off and hearty applause to several students in DMU’s College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery (CPMS) for their recent …

Color your world

It’s spring break for many students at Des Moines University, which makes it a great week for enjoying arts, entertainment …

And we’re off

After months of planning the day has finally come to take off on the trip of a lifetime. We boarded …

Breaking up is hard to do with habits

I’ve been writing about diet and obesity for an upcoming DMU Magazine, which has made me think a lot about …

Friday recipe: Mediterranean quinoa bowl

I am participating in DMU’s Dump Your Plump challenge this spring, and have been trying to focus on eating healthier. …

Coming soon to a blog near you

Thirty-three Des Moines University students are skipping the traditional spring break hot spots for a week in Honduras. Instead of …