Friday Recipe: Pumpkin Dip

This recipe is simple and seasonal–which means I will definitely be making it soon! It would be a great appetizer …

Frantic…YES I AM!

Today is a special day for all of us third-year podiatry students. It is the day our clerkship applications open …

Light the night

People tell me walking is good for me but sometimes I don’t believe them. (Walking up those three flights of …

DMU literary journal to raise awareness for World Health Organization

The third annual edition of Abaton, Des Moines University’s literary journal, will be available at World Food Prize (WFP) events …

It’s a good time to be a physical therapist

If you’re looking for a new career (as many Americans are these days), you might want to consider physical therapy. …

Quality health care in Iowa

Did you know your quality of health care depends on where you live? Here’s the map that shows the rankings …

Warm a heart; help someone in need

The DMU Community Service Committee initiated a regular food drive on campus this summer (maybe you’ve seen the shopping carts …

Reorganizing academic priorities

It’s so easy to blow off an entire day after an exam… only to regret that I wished I had …

Fond memories of fall break

VACATIONS ARE FABULOUS! Free time is not something I know much about since we started school.  However, the first week …

Friday Recipe: Whole-wheat banana bread

Who doesn’t love a warm slice of banana bread? This is a great recipe to try if you want a …

Physician Assistant Week

October 6-12 is National Physician Assistant Week. Physician Assistants are a vital part of our health care system. Remember to …

Simple pleasures: chocolate milk!

Of course I can write a whole blog about chocolate milk. This one is particularly special because it covers my …