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Chiropractor accused of sexual impropriety keeps his license

An Iowa chiropractor who has faced allegations of sexual impropriety with patients can keep his license while taking periodic lie-detector  tests, a state board...

Johnson & Johnson vaccine suspension – what this means for you

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration on April 13, 2021 halted use of the one-dose Johnson &...

UnityPoint battles central Iowa’s largest physician group over proposed new lab

One of Iowa’s largest health care providers is going to court in an effort to block the creation of two new cardiac catheterization labs...

Biden pitches big boosts in education and health spending in budget...

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration released a key portion of its budget proposal for the upcoming fiscal year Friday, calling for increasing money for...

Biden opens up eligibility for COVID-19 vaccines, as infections surge in...

WASHINGTON — Every adult in the U.S. will be eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine by April 19, President Joe Biden said Tuesday, praising governors...

Medical board orders Iowa doctor, again, to undergo a competency evaluation

The Iowa Board of Medicine is giving an emergency physician a second shot at complying with a 2019 order to have her professional competency...

Half-kept promises on mental health won’t shield Iowans from gun violence

Gov. Kim Reynolds, like many Republicans, wants to change the subject from gun control and talk about mental health instead. So let’s talk about...

Black grime, pink slime and cockroaches: A look at Iowa’s latest...

In recent weeks, state and county food inspectors have cited Iowa restaurants and grocery stores for hundreds of food-safety violations, including cockroaches in sushi-preparation...

After Minnesota medical board acts, Iowa files charges against surgeon

The Iowa Board of Medicine has filed a statement of charges against a Belmond surgeon accused in another state of dangerous prescribing practices. The Iowa...

Advocacy groups say homebound Iowans have been ‘forgotten’ by state vaccination...

Phyllis Mussman of Cedar Rapids spent 2020 painting, writing poetry and staying home. Mussman, 84, has no car and has been largely homebound. She uses...
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