March 2019 News

Renew your connection

Couple by Fire
Many couples have questions about the mental and physical issues that challenge intimacy. Sign up now to join our panel of experts in men’s and women’s health April 4 to get your questions answered.

Rollie chose reverse shoulder replacement to get his quality of life back

For the first time in years, Rollie Dunbar can raise his left arm above his head. He can move the arm with no pain and none of the weakness he once felt in his shoulder. He can do the things he loves to do, like rebuilding a 1948 Chrysler Coupe, pain-free.

UI neuroendocrine tumor program earns high European distinction

Sue O'Dorisio portrait
University of Iowa Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center is the first U.S. cancer center to be designated a Neuroendocrine Tumor Center of Excellence by the European Neuroendocrine Tumor Society (ENETS).

2019 UI report highlights HPV-related cancers

Iowa map showing county HPV vaccine rates
This year’s Cancer in Iowa report, released March 5 by the UI-based State Health Registry of Iowa, outlines the growing threat of HPV-related cancers, the steady increase of cases among Iowa men, and the state’s performance in getting teens vaccinated for HPV.