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New Study Shows Decrease In Heart Disease

New Study Shows Decrease In Heart Disease

            The American Cancer Society announced on Thursday, January 14 that heart disease admissions in Iowa have decreased 24 percent since the Iowa Smokefree Air Act was pass ...

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H1N1 Vaccinations Opening to All Iowans

H1N1 Vaccinations Opening to All Iowans

The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) today announced that beginning Monday, December 14, 2009, all Iowans will be eligible to receive an H1N1 flu vaccination. While H1N1 va ...

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Funding Available for Victim-Service Agencies

Funding Available for Victim-Service Agencies

Funds are still available for victim service agencies that provide community-based services to victims of crimes such as sexual assault, domestic abuse, child abuse, drunk-driving ...

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AG Settlement Used To Lower Prescription Drug Costs

AG Settlement Used To Lower Prescription Drug Costs

After winning a $420,000 settlement from two pharmaceutical companies accused of consumer fraud, Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller has awarded the money to a new Iowa Medication Vo ...

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Health Care Commission Starts Work

Health Care Commission Starts Work

State Representative Mark Smith of Marshalltown kicked-off a new health care commission of Iowans today at the State Capitol that will craft a plan to ensure all Iowans have quali ...

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Advocates Launch Health Reform Advertising Campaign

Advocates Launch Health Reform Advertising Campaign

A coalition of health care industry groups and organized labor have launched a new organization aimed at pushing for comprehensive health care reform at the federal level.   The g ...

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New Laws Start Wednesday

New Laws Start Wednesday

Several new laws will hit the books on July 1, the start of the state's fiscal year. Several changes were made during the 2009 legislative session that will impact Iowans, includi ...

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