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Stories Tagged "health care"

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Iowa Campuses - Becoming Sustainable (Full Program) (#220)

posted on April 22, 2010 at 6:00 PM

Full Program: Students are putting sustainability on the top of their college to-do lists - and even competing to do a better job at conserving energy. The Iowa Journal looks at Iowa campuses and the urge to not just conserve, but to become sustainable. 28:48 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’s 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 »

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 »

How Health Care Reform Affects Iowans (#303)

posted on September 25, 2009 at 11:12 AM

How Health Care Reform Affects Iowans (#303)
With the increasing cost of health care and the growing number of uninsured, come rising tempers among politicians, the public and the various interest groups over how to best ensure quality health care for all Americans. 05:00 Read More »

Autism in Iowa: Health and Economic Effects (Full Program) (#227)

posted on May 15, 2009 at 11:12 AM

Autism in Iowa: Health and Economic Effects (Full Program) (#227)
Full Program: Autism affects one in every 150 children in the United States according to the Centers for Disease Control. This program examines the needs of families in Iowa and asks how the state can best meet those needs. 28:04 Read More »

Iowa News Analysis: May 14, 2009 (#227)

posted on May 14, 2009 at 5:42 PM

Iowa News Analysis: May 14, 2009 (#227)
Iowa Journal host Paul Yeager discusses news of the day with Radio Iowa news director Kay Henderson. Read More »

Discussion of Autism in Iowa (#227)

posted on May 14, 2009 at 5:41 PM

Discussion of Autism in Iowa (#227)
Autism affects one in every 150 children in the United States according to the Centers for Disease Control. This program examines the needs of families in Iowa and asks how the state can best meet those needs. 12:00 Read More »

Two Sons with Autism: The McTaggart Family (#227)

posted on May 14, 2009 at 5:40 PM

Two Sons with Autism: The McTaggart Family  (#227)
Autism affects one in every 150 children in the United States according to the Centers for Disease Control. This program examines the needs of families in Iowa and asks how the state can best meet those needs. 04:38 Read More »

Discussion: Hospital Safety in Iowa (#221)

posted on April 2, 2009 at 6:07 PM

Discussion: Hospital Safety in Iowa (#221)
A new World Health Organization study shows that hospitals can prevent the spread of infections and improve the safety of a hospital stay by following checklists. We'll see how Iowa hospitals are reacting. 10:23 Read More »

New Solutions for Hospital Safety in Iowa (#221)

posted on March 26, 2009 at 2:19 PM

New Solutions for Hospital Safety in Iowa (#221)
A new World Health Organization study shows that hospitals can prevent the spread of infections and improve the safety of a hospital stay by following checklists. We'll see how Iowa hospitals are reacting. 07:00 Read More »

Discussion: Smoking, Drinking, and Gambling Addictions in Iowa (#154)

posted on April 28, 2008 at 5:41 PM

Discussion: Smoking, Drinking, and Gambling Addictions in Iowa (#154)
"The Iowa Journal" explores legal addictions in Iowa—alcohol, nicotine, and gambling. 15:36 Read More »
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