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Idaho State University-Meridian to offer discounted blood screening services March 12

February 19, 2020

MERIDIAN—The Idaho State University Bengal Lab will offer blood-draw services Thursday, March 12, 7:30 a.m. to noon,  in the SIM multipurpose room near the front entrance of the Sam and Aline Skaggs Health Science Center at ISU-Meridian, 1311 E. Central Drive.

WalletHub interviews Jacque Freudenthal, dental hygiene chair

February 12, 2020

Jacque Freudenthal, chair and associate professor of the Department of Dental Hygiene, was interview by WalletHub talking about dental health. 

Basic physical exams offered at Idaho State University/Ada County Community Health Screening Feb. 13

February 5, 2020

BOISE – Basic physical and dental exams and onsite testing for HIV, blood sugar and cholesterol levels are included in free services offered at a community health screening Feb. 13, 5-7:30 p.m., at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 707 W. Fort St.

ISU students helping patient

ISU bringing hope and health to the world

January 23, 2020

Physician assistant students make a difference in Dominican Republic

Snake River High School, ISU to host fifth annual community health fair

January 17, 2020

BLACKFOOT  – The free health fair is Thursday, Jan. 30 from 6-7:30 p.m. at Snake River High School.

ISU College of Health Professions Dean McKnight retires

January 13, 2020

Highlights from 26-Year Career Filled with Changes and Opportunities

Luz Orellana with group at conference

Embracing minority student leadership – ISU's Orellana attends program that helps create future leaders

January 10, 2020

POCATELLO - One Idaho State University student leader is learning to help migrant families through her major, audiology.

No Worries, the Alcohol Burns Off During Cooking—But, Does It Really?

December 2, 2019

The holiday gathering featured family favorites with a twist. My friend infused each recipe with the unique profiles of booze: beer cornbread, beef with wine sauce, carrots in bourbon sauce, salad greens tossed with a champagne vinaigrette, and amaretto apple crisp. However, this feast worried one of the guests.

Idaho Medicaid expansion is good news for Idaho State University students

November 26, 2019

ISU Health Center and community health centers prepare for and welcome students with Medicaid coverage

Mana Scholarship recipient Joselynn Castillo

ISU student Joselynn Castillo receives $10,000 scholarship from the Maná Scholarship Program

November 19, 2019

POCATELLO – Joselynn Castillo wasn’t even going to apply for the Maná Scholarship because she thought there was no way she could win a national scholarship. However, with the encouragement of her mother, she applied and was one of 15 students selected out of a pool of 1,200 to receive a $10,000 scholarship.