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Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Are Your Favorite Foods Healthy?

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Are Your Favorite Foods Healthy?

February 18

   When many people ponder the idea of medicine or health, they often think about the hospital and what ...

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Are Medical TV Shows Worth Watching?

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Are Medical TV Shows Worth Watching?

February 4

   Medical television shows are often criticized for their improper use of medical terms and false repres...

Women’s Work

Women’s Work

December 16

Mark Farrell strolled through the door of Balance Yoga, the business his wife, Corinne, owns. He was...

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Holiday Plans Gone Wrong

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Holiday Plans Gone Wrong

December 16

I’ve learned so much this semester, and I hope you all have, too. Because finals can be stressful,...

PA Program Search For New Majors

PA Program Search For New Majors

November 30

Students in the physician assistant program are working to figure out their educational options after...

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Study Leads To New Possibilities

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Study Leads To New Possibilities

November 30

Often we tend to forget about the innovative side of medicine because we are busy focusing on the negatives...

Health Science Majors, Faculty To Study Each Other

Donya Forst, Print Editor

November 11

Filed under Health Sciences, News

Medical imaging, nursing and physical therapy students and faculty are working together to study something new: each other. Students and faculty will stage an interprofessional medical scenario in which providers from different disciplines will learn to work with other to achieve the best patient care. The event, which...

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Professional Athlete Injuries

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Professional Athlete Injuries

November 11

When we were younger, or maybe even still now as we get older and closer to beginning our careers, we...

Inside Scope: Mid-Semester De-Stressing Tips

Inside Scope: Mid-Semester De-Stressing Tips

October 28

The middle of the semester can get really crazy. Midterms are finally over, so you would think things...

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October 13

The past few issues, I’ve written about medical anomalies, miracles and  unknown facts in the medical...

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Medical Miracles

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Medical Miracles

September 30

Sometimes things happen that just cannot be explained. The only possible source could be an act from...

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Patient Care: The Real Dilemma

Donya Forst, Print Editor

September 16

Filed under Columns, Health Sciences, News

Did you know that when you blush, your stomach lining blushes, too? The body is a fascinating thing, as health sciences majors discover, and they learn many fun facts - some of which may not come in handy until you're scheduled for  a "Jeopardy!" appearance. Here is another one: Our muscles are much more powerful than...

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