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Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Are Healthy Foods Really Healthy?

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Are Healthy Foods Really Healthy?

March 2, 2016

   Last issue I mentioned a few “junk” foods that are not really junk at all so now I take the ...

Health Sciences Job Trends Sporadic

Health Sciences Job Trends Sporadic

February 18, 2016

   Jeffrey Li grew up steeped in the health sciences. His uncle and grandfather had careers as succe...

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

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

February 18, 2016

   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, 2016

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

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Holiday Plans Gone Wrong

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Holiday Plans Gone Wrong

December 16, 2015

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

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Study Leads To New Possibilities

Inside Scope on Medical Truths: Study Leads To New Possibilities

November 30, 2015

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, 2015

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, 2015

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, 2015

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, 2015

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, 2015

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, 2015

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 they...

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