On a mission to get active

Thanks to the work of some awesome student groups, we have a new tradition on campus. If you have kids …

Friday recipe: Grill-season salad

If you’re like my family, you’ve been taking advantage of this spring’s unseasonably (well, in Iowa) warm weather to get …

Arthur L. Maisto Jr., D.O.’97

Maisto was appointed medical director of New York Walk-In Medical Group, PC, in New York City. The group comprises 13 …

Steven L. Katz, D.O.’81

Katz opened an intravenous infusion center in his office in Fairless Hills, PA, where he specializes in infectious diseases. He …

A learning adventure

Adventure Days at the Blank Park Zoo are back and better than ever! Each weekend will feature a different theme …

Emeritus faculty member named Pediatrician of the Year

The American College of Osteopathic Pediatricians (ACOP) awarded the 2012 Harold H. Finkel Community Pediatrician of the Year Award to …

COM golfers benefit students

Participants in the 2011 College of Osteopathic Medicine Golf Benefit did much more than enjoy a fun day on the …

OMM for all

Back, hip or neck pain? Get a FREE osteopathic manual treatment from Des Moines University at OMM Community Night taking place …

Second annual kids health fair offers fitness activities, teaches healthy habits

In an effort to promote physical activity and fight obesity, Des Moines University students are holding the Mission: Active health …

Peeps, pets and backyard chickens

I admit they are cute. The temptation to take one home is hard to resist. I’m talking about the little …

Friday recipe: Mushroom-chickpea veggie burgers

I’m not a vegetarian, but I’ve found that incorporating vegetarian recipes in my diet lets me reduce some calories and …