Friday recipe: Super Bowl, and super-fun juggling

Will Flacco or Kaepernick prevail? Which of the Harbaugh brothers walk away with the Lombardi Trophy? Will Beyonce lip-sync the …

Wear red, support women

In October last year, I attended the American Heart Association of Central Iowa’s annual luncheon where I learned that heart …

Solving medical mysteries

Be a doctor for a night and solve medical mysteries at Des Moines University’s Mini Medical School. Analyze patients with …

Is this research too dangerous?

What if you were a scientist who wanted to investigate ways to counter a deadly virus, but the only way …

Friday recipe: Super Bowl snacks, Part 2

Game on: The Baltimore Ravens and the San Francisco 49ers will face off in this year’s Super Bowl on Feb. …

I’ll Make Me a World in Iowa

Here’s a great way to kick off Black History Month: Attend the annual I’ll Make Me a World in Iowa …

Is sitting today’s tobacco?

Bearers of bad news sometimes suggest their audience sit down before hearing it. But this news should get you up …

DMU and MLK

Des Moines University campus and clinic is closed today in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. In celebration and remembrance …

Friday recipe: Super Bowl snacks, Part I

We Americans don’t need many excuses to put out a spread of food. It wouldn’t be Valentine’s Day without pounds …

Can you stand the “suspense”?

The DMU wellness program staff are always on the look-out for new ways to motivate people to move more. While …