Gettin’ comfy with carbs

Do you ever have an intense craving for carbs after an exhausting day of work? This recipe might be for …

Friday recipe: black bean & corn soup

I love a good soup recipe, and the quicker and easier it is to make the better! I think grilled …

Physical therapy month

October is national physical therapy month. Did you know that in most states you can schedule an appointment with a …

Food festival this weekend!

Friday kicks off my all-time favorite outdoor festival in Des Moines, The World Food Festival!! If you’ve read this blog …

Global Health conference

On October 13, our global health department and the Heartland Global Health Consortium are again hosting an awesome conference. This …

Happy physician assistant week!

Physician assistants play a vital role in our health care system. They practice medicine with physician supervision. PAs can give …

Anatomy word of the month: tragus

The small flap of skin covered cartilage at the front of your ear canal is named “goat” in Greek! Tragi …

Friday recipe: pumpkin cupcakes

I’m on a dessert recipe kick (see last week’s black-bean brownies), but when the seasons change all I want to …

Be a health care professional

Health care is one of the fastest growing industries in the United States and you don’t have to be a …

Important guest

On Wednesday, Sept. 29 (which is probably today for most readers), DMU has a special guest presenting at noon in …

Like a great monster panting for breath…

Dr. William Child, a surgeon in the civil war, once wrote that “After a great battle, the whole Army is …

Serve the public good

Do you want to help identify and prevent health problems that affect communities and populations? With a master in public …