DMU students honored for outstanding poster presentations

Des Moines University students Logan McCool, D.O. ’15, and Justin Bloomberg, D.O. ’14, were honored with prizes for their outstanding …

Wine, beer and cuisine for a cause

We hope you can join us this year for the 10th Annual Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s Wine Opener event Friday, November 2. From …

Would “pre-commitment” get you to your goal?

I recently learned about a new approach to achieve goals and/or cure bad habits: pre-commitment. The concept is that you …

Friday recipe: bone-building burgers

Did you know: you have the same number of bones in your neck as a giraffe and a mouse? We …

Happy Lung Health Month

November is Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Awareness Month and Lung Cancer Awareness Month. COPD is one of the most …

Oh what a spooky sight

Bust out your costumes and head to the SEC Commons this Thursday, October 25 for a little Halloween fun. Bring …

Early Career Healthcare Executive Award

One of our current MHA students, Kari Dyjak, received the Early Career Healthcare Executive Award last week at the Annual …

Friday recipe: Tuscan white bean and kale soup

The DMU wellness program staff are always offering information and incentives to get us to move more, eat more healthfully, …

Welcome to a big city with small-town charm

Having grown up in an Iowa town of about 7000 people, I found Des Moines big and a little intimidating …

Free health screenings for seniors Nov. 3 at DMU

Adults 50 and older are invited to Des Moines University’s annual Senior Health Fair for free health screenings. The health …