Podiatry preview

If you’re interested in applying to medical school or pursuing a career in health care the best way to get …

Art attack!

One of my all-time favorite Des Moines festivals (& I pretty much love ’em all) is the Des Moines Arts …

Current read: The Omnivore’s Dilemma

Have you ever read a book that has affected you in some way? My current read is the Omnivore’s Dilemma …

Happy summer!

Today is officially the first day of summer! June 21 is the summer solstice, the day when the earth is …

Friday recipe: light potato salad

Potato salad is a staple at summer picnics, but I’m not a fan of gloppy potato salad. So I went …

On the road

Whether you are a long-time runner or have a goal to run your first 5K this summer, Des Moines and …

Take a spin around the Des Moines

Now you don’t have to own a bike to enjoy the trails throughout the city. This summer for the first …

Life after graduation

Ever wonder what our fabulous students end up doing after they graduate? We caught up with 4 graduating seniors at …

Friday recipe: spinach-pasta toss

When it’s hot and humid out, I’m always on the lookout for quick and easy recipes that don’t involve turning …

Feeling creative?

Providing healthcare is scientific but it also involves a human element. Get in touch with your creative side by submitting …

Fave lazy meal?

I just moved to my new place out in Michigan after getting hitched in California, so it’s been a busy …

And so it begins….

I started my first official day of clinical rotations yesterday. I had been told all sorts of stories of how …