Health treatment

Iowa looks to focus cancer treatment and support for teens, young adults

IOWA CITY - Cancer rates among adolescents and young adults in Iowa have risen over 30-some years - especially among white males and females - and hea ...

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University of Iowa spends nearly $270,000 on mumps vaccines for students

IOWA CITY - The University of Iowa in the last month has spent nearly $270,000 providing free measles, mumps, and rubella vaccinations to almost 5,000 ...

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West Branch health class helps teen find cancer

IOWA CITY - It's an awkward topic, especially for a group of 13- to 14-year-old middle schoolers. Testicular cancer. But Lynnette Poula decided to t ...

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Iowa’s first flu cases of the season reported

Flu season is officially underway. The Iowa Department of Public Health reports numerous cases of influenza have been confirmed by the State Hygienic ...

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