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Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Event - Iowa City (#0)

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Event - Iowa City (#0)

posted on March 30, 2015 at 10:07 AM

Full Program: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies is a three-part, six-hour major television event from preeminent documentary filmmaker Ken Burns. Based on the 2010 Pulitzer Prize-winning book The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer by Dr. Siddhartha... 01:00:10 Read More »
Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Event - Carroll (#0)

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Event - Carroll (#0)

posted on March 27, 2015 at 5:29 PM

Full Program: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies is a three-part, six-hour major television event from preeminent documentary filmmaker Ken Burns. Based on the 2010 Pulitzer Prize-winning book The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer by Dr. Siddhartha... 49:06 Read More »
Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Event - Johnston (#0)

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Event - Johnston (#0)

posted on March 18, 2015 at 10:55 AM

Full Program: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies is a three-part, six-hour major television event from preeminent documentary filmmaker Ken Burns. Based on the 2010 Pulitzer Prize-winning book The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer by Dr. Siddhartha... 01:49:21 Read More »
Potential GOP Presidential Candidates Talk Ag in Iowa  (#4029)

Potential GOP Presidential Candidates Talk Ag in Iowa (#4029)

posted on March 13, 2015 at 3:12 PM

The Iowa Ag Summit was conceived and hosted by Bruce Rastetter, agricultural entrepreneur who also serves as the President of the Iowa board of Regents, believes the media are asking the wrong questions. The daylong event was attended by... 06:46 Read More »
High Nitrate Levels in One Iowa Watershed Moves Utility Toward Historic Legal Action (#4026)

High Nitrate Levels in One Iowa Watershed Moves Utility Toward Historic Legal Action (#4026)

posted on February 20, 2015 at 7:00 PM

It’s a morning ritual in Iowa’s capitol city. The Des Moines Waterworks collects samples from the Raccoon River - the primary source of drinking water for half-a-million central Iowans. 10:47 Read More »
Special Edition: Concussions in Iowa Sports (#4105)

Special Edition: Concussions in Iowa Sports (#4105)

posted on October 4, 2013 at 5:27 PM

Full Program: Tom Wilson (Head Coach & Athletic Director at Dowling Catholic High School), Marv Cook (Head Football Coach at Iowa City Regina High School; former U of I and NFL tight end), and Dr. Andy Peterson (Director, University of Iowa... 28:45 Read More »
Rural Health Care Cooperatives Get Another Look (#3516)

Rural Health Care Cooperatives Get Another Look (#3516)

posted on December 18, 2009 at 9:12 AM

The health care debate has lawmakers investigating several options. Farmers in rural Wisconsin are already receiving medical care through an innovative program. 05:15 Read More »
Health Care Reform Slowly Churns in Washington (#3448)

Health Care Reform Slowly Churns in Washington (#3448)

posted on July 31, 2009 at 8:07 PM

Congressional leaders have spent much of the summer in closed-door meetings hammering out details of potential health care reform. 02:45 Read More »
Researchers Work On H1N1 Vaccine For Swine (#3436)

Researchers Work On H1N1 Vaccine For Swine (#3436)

posted on May 8, 2009 at 8:05 PM

Dr. Hank Harris, Iowa State University professor in animal science and production animal medicine, says his lab can create an effective H1N1 vaccine for swine in as little as two months time. 06:00 Read More »
Pork Industry Copes with Public Perception of H1N1 (#3435)

Pork Industry Copes with Public Perception of H1N1 (#3435)

posted on May 1, 2009 at 8:05 PM

The World Health Organization announced it would stop referring to the H1N1 influenza virus as swine flu to avoid misleading consumers that eating pork poses any health risk. 02:30 Read More »

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