Cooking something good (for you) in the wellness kitchen

On a typical Thursday evening, the DMU Wellness Center kitchen hums with activity and radiates delicious aromas. It sounds like …

Nutrition the focus of October 25 Friday Research Seminar Series

James Hollis, Ph.D., assistant professor of the Sustainable Food Processing Alliance at Iowa State University, presented at the October 25 …

Is McDonald’s the cure for obesity?

When the American Medical Association’s House of Delegates met in Chicago mid-June, members approved a measure to label obesity a …

“Adventures on the Alimentary Canal”

I’m not squeamish, but I’m not beating down any doors to join our students in the anatomy lab, either. That’s …

Three DMU researchers awarded an Iowa Science Foundation grant

Three Des Moines University researchers have received a $5,000 grant from the Iowa Science Foundation, the foundation arm of the …