Provider Profile: Meet Dr. Shannon Crout

Name:Shannon Crout, D.O. Title:Clinician/Assistant Professor Clinic:Osteopathic Manual Medicine Clinic Undergraduate School:Oral Roberts University, Tulsa, Oklahoma Medical School:Des Moines University, Des …

Friday recipe: plant a garden, eat quinoa

My book club just finished John Steinbeck’s mighty tome The Grapes of Wrath, which chronicles the migration of poor middle-America …

Provider Profile: Meet Dr. Drew Lewis

Name:Drew Lewis, D.O. Title:Clinician/Assistant Professor Clinic:Osteopathic Manual Medicine Clinic Undergraduate School:University of Puget Sound, Tacoma, Washington Medical School:Des Moines University, …

Provider Profile: Meet Dr. Katherine Heineman

Name:Katherine Heineman, D.O. Title:Clinician/Assistant Professor Clinic:Osteopathic Manual Medicine Clinic Undergraduate School:Carleton College, Northfield, Minnesota Medical School:Des Moines University, Des Moines, …

National Public Health Week 2014

National Public Health Week 2014 kicks off today and is focused on drawing attention to the work of local public …

Friday recipe: spicy black bean patties

Thanks to The Washington Post’s “Recipe Finder” recently, I learned about the Arcadia Center, a nonprofit organization dedicated to creating …

Parkinson’s Awareness Month: Spot the early warning signs and exercise to delay the onset of Parkinson’s disease

April is Parkinson’s Awareness Month, a time to spread the word about this degenerative disorder that attacks the central nervous …

Provider Profile: Meet Dr. Libby Trausch

Name:Libby Trausch, D.P.T. Title:Physical Therapist/Clinical Assistant Professor Clinic:Physical Therapy Clinic Undergraduate School:University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, Iowa Medical School:Des …

Free lecture series focuses on staying fit

Des Moines University Clinic is kicking off the Power Hour Series, a four-part lecture series focusing on health and fitness, …

Simple solutions to heal your heel pain

Heel pain is a common foot problem that can improve in a few days, bother you for months or linger …

Learn about mental illnesses this Thursday

What do 26 percent of homeless adults, 20 percent of state prisoners, 70 percent of youth in juvenile justice systems and …

A profession in demand: physician assistant

While demand is rising for many types of health care professionals, some of the hottest demand anticipated in coming years …