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 …

Partnering for a Healthy Ecosphere

Tomorrow, October 17, our global health department and the Heartland Global Health Consortium, partnered with Pioneer and Iowa’s Healthiest State …

Great escapes

Need an escape? Check out the Fall 2012 edition of the DMU Magazine – online NOW!

Friday recipe: slow-cooker steel-cut oatmeal

I’m a life-long lover of oatmeal, but it wasn’t until recently that I tried the steel-cut version, thanks to the …

Opportunities abound in podiatric medicine

DMU podiatric medical students Ali Binder and Amy Kruger recently shared with me the latest edition of “Footnotes,” the representative …