Take the first steps to better health

Most people live a sedentary lifestyle, taking fewer than 5,000 steps a day. It only takes 10,000 steps a day …

Stay active as you age

We all know that regular physical activity is important for our health. But as we age, it gets more and …

Provider Profile: Meet Dr. John Bennett

Name: John D. Bennett, D.P.M., FACFAS Title: Podiatrist/Associate Professor Clinic: Foot and Ankle Undergraduate School: University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland …

Provider Profile: Meet Dr. G. Bradley Klock

Name: G. Bradley Klock, D.O., FAAO Title: Chairperson and Associate Professor of Osteopathic Manual Medicine Clinic: Osteopathic Manual Medicine Clinic …

Watch closely for signs of the “silent killer”

One-third of American adults have a dangerous condition that is so hard to detect that 20 percent of those who …

Provider Profile: Meet Dr. Shannon Petersen

Name: Shannon Petersen, P.T., D.Sc.P.T., OCS, FAAOMPT, COMT Title: Associate Professor/Physical Therapist Clinic: Physical Therapy Clinic Undergraduate School: Morningside College, …

Provider Profile: Meet Dr. Kevin Smith

Name: Kevin Smith, D.P.M., M.S., FACFAS Title: Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Clinic: Foot …

Awareness, activity crucial to preventing falls in seniors

“I’ve fallen…and I can’t get up!” You might remember that famous line from a campy 1990s TV commercial. But it’s …

Parents, monitor your kids’ media

Children who are allowed to spend a lot of time watching TV and playing video games are more likely to gain weight, do …

Provider Profile: Meet Jolene Givant

Name: Jolene Givant, M.P.A.S., PA-C Title: Physician Assistant/Assistant Professor Clinic: Family Medicine Clinic Undergraduate School: Mercy School of Nursing, Des Moines, …

Provider Profile: Meet Dr. Robert Yoho

Name: Robert M. Yoho, D.P.M., M.S., FACFAS Title: Professor and Dean, College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Clinic: Foot and …