Don’t pass up the chance

Each summer Des Moines University hosts its Health Professions Advanced Summer Scholars (Health P.A.S.S.) program. The program is geared toward …

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Flip through the digital pages of the winter 2013 edition of the DMU Magazine – live online NOW!

Friday recipes: what to eat in January

If you’ve not read Barbara Kingsolver’s book Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life, get yourself to the local …

D.O. students: gotta match?

The American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM) last November posted a report that may be very helpful to …

Fear and loathing at the fiscal cliff

The many consequences unfurling from the legislation that kept the nation from falling over the fiscal cliff last week include …

Do extra pounds make you live longer?

Recent research published in the Journal of the American Medical Association sounds like the perfect post-holiday gift to anyone who …

Friday recipe: blueberry crumble

Colder weather, especially on weekends, turns my culinary inclinations to heartier breakfasts. Sorry to admit that I prefer to indulge …

Research Symposium follow-up

The 2012 Des Moines University Research Symposium was held December 6, 2012. It was another successful year with a great …

Anatomy word of the month: bursa

A bursa, Latin for a little bag or purse, is a closed fluid-filled sack that is typically found in places …