DALLAS -- Health experts were observing 12 to 18 people who were in contact with the first person to be diagnosed with the deadly Ebola virus in the United States and who was in serious condition in a Texas hospital, officials said on Wednesday. [...]continue »
DES MOINES — The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is being fed by fear, mistrust, stigma and information deficiencies among people dealing with inadequate treatment centers and poor health care infrastructure, according to an Iowa epidemiologi [...]continue »
As a member of the Iowa National Guard, Staff Sgt. Troy Musser earned the nickname, “The Machine,” after he broke multiple Guard physical fitness test records.
In two minutes, he could do 123 pushups or 95 situps.
Today [...]continue »
Investors are showering attention on drug developers working on a potential treatment for the Ebola virus, even if some of the drugs are a long way from production.
The World Health Organization has declared the West African epidemic a publi [...]continue »
A handful of Iowa women have asked the state’s attorney general to investigate the pelvic mesh industry after they experienced health complications from surgical mesh surgeries.
“We call for Attorney General Tom Miller to inves [...]continue »
CORALVILLE — A weighted blanket may not appear to have “miracles” stitched in its seams.
But Marci Prose knows the blankets she crafts with the help of family, friends and community members are much more powerful than t [...]continue »