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Author Gail Sheehy talks about caregiving (#331)

posted on May 26, 2010 at 10:59 AM

Author Gail Sheehy talks about caregiving  (#331)
Author Gail Sheehy presents some of her findings on who is caring for the elderly in America. 01:50 Read More »

Childhood Obesity in Iowa (Full Program) (#330)

posted on May 20, 2010 at 8:05 PM

Childhood Obesity in Iowa (Full Program) (#330)
Full Program: Childhood obesity is the topic on this episode of The Iowa Journal. We travel to Grundy Center to experience the school's PE4Life program and the Global Forum For Physical Education. 28:46 Read More »

Physical Education: Grundy Center's PE4Life Program (#330)

posted on May 20, 2010 at 11:47 AM

Physical Education: Grundy Center's PE4Life Program (#330)
In Grundy Center, a northeast Iowa school changes the way they do physical education in an effort to promote healthier lives. 04:44 Read More »

Discussion: How Does the New Health Care Law Affect Iowans? (#1)

posted on March 25, 2010 at 4:39 PM

Discussion: How Does the New Health Care Law Affect Iowans?  (#1)
Full Program: Iowans discuss the immediate and long-term effects of the new national health care reform bill. 28:50 Read More »

President Barack Obama's Health Care Speech in Iowa City (#1)

posted on March 25, 2010 at 1:04 PM

President Barack Obama's Health Care Speech in Iowa City (#1)
Watch full video coverage of President Barack Obama‚Äôs health care reform speech from the University of Iowa Fieldhouse on Thursday, March 25. 29:13 Read More »

Response to Health Care Bill from University of Iowa Medical Affairs (#1)

posted on March 25, 2010 at 12:38 PM

Response to Health Care Bill from University of Iowa Medical Affairs (#1)
University of Iowa Vice President of Medical Affairs, Dr. Jean Robillard speaks with Dean Borg about the new health care reform law. 03:13 Read More »

Mental Health Services in Iowa Communities (#322)

posted on March 4, 2010 at 5:21 PM

Mental Health Services in Iowa Communities (#322)
Is there enough support in communities and from the state of Iowa to help those living with chronic mental illness? 05:11 Read More »

Mental Health Services in Iowa: Web Extra #2 (#322)

posted on March 3, 2010 at 11:57 AM

Mental Health Services in Iowa: Web Extra #2 (#322)
Michael Ackerman talks about his mental illness: What happens when he stops taking his medication and his take on the general public's misconception of what a mental illness is. 03:00 Read More »

Mental Health Services in Iowa: Web Extra #1 (#322)

posted on March 3, 2010 at 11:14 AM

Mental Health Services in Iowa: Web Extra #1 (#322)
Michael Ackerman talks about his mental illness: His diagnosis and the community mental health program that helps him stay a viable part of his community. 03:00 Read More »

Discussion of Iowa's Chronic Diseases (#311)

posted on November 20, 2009 at 4:22 PM

Discussion of Iowa's Chronic Diseases  (#311)
A discussion of chronic disease management in Iowa. 17:36 Read More »

Chronic Diseases - Iowa Prevention and Treatment (Full Program) (#311)

posted on November 20, 2009 at 11:21 AM

Chronic Diseases - Iowa Prevention and Treatment (Full Program) (#311)
Full Program: A look at chronic disease management in Iowa. 27:47 Read More »

H1N1 "Swine" Flu in Iowa (Full Program) (#307)

posted on October 23, 2009 at 8:58 AM

H1N1 "Swine" Flu in Iowa (Full Program) (#307)
Full Program: As Iowans brace themselves for flu season, questions about H1N1 outweigh answers. Given the potential for the virus to mutate what will be the severity of the illness, and will vaccines be safe and effective? A look at H1N1 on The Iowa Journal. 28:45 Read More »

Discussion: H1N1 Flu in Iowa (#307)

posted on October 22, 2009 at 5:42 PM

Discussion: H1N1 Flu in Iowa (#307)
As Iowans brace themselves for flu season, questions about H1N1 outweigh answers. Given the potential for the virus to mutate what will be the severity of the illness, and will vaccines be safe and effective? A look at H1N1 on The Iowa Journal. 15:00 Read More »

Child Care Centers Fighting the Flu - H1N1 (#307)

posted on October 22, 2009 at 5:34 PM

Child Care Centers Fighting the Flu - H1N1  (#307)
As Iowans brace themselves for flu season, questions about H1N1 outweigh answers. Given the potential for the virus to mutate what will be the severity of the illness, and will vaccines be safe and effective? A look at H1N1 on The Iowa Journal. 03:40 Read More »

Looking Back at Khrushchev; Looking Forward towards Health Care (Full Program) (#303)

posted on September 25, 2009 at 11:13 AM

Looking Back at Khrushchev; Looking Forward towards Health Care (Full Program) (#303)
Full Program: The Iowa Journal takes a look back 50 years, to a Soviet dictator who took a nearly two-week vacation across the U.S. including a stop in Iowa. 28:45 Read More »
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