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Posted October 23, 2014

Family aHUS Conference

Specialists from University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics and families affected by atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (aHUS), a rare kidney disease, will participate in the Atypical HUS Family Conference on Oct. 25 on the UI campus in Iowa City.

Kid Captain

Caitlyn Hill, 11, of Iowa City, Iowa, will serve as the University of Iowa Children’s Hospital Kid Captain for the Iowa Hawkeyes’ game with Northwestern University on Nov. 1.

Halloween Safety

UI Children’s Hospital specialists advise families to make safety a priority when planning their children’s Halloween activities.

Diabetes

Researchers in the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center at the University of Iowa are focused on preventing and better treating the disease. November is American Diabetes Month.

Blood Flow Study

University of Iowa Health Care researchers invite non-smoking, men and women without a history of cardiovascular disease, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, and diabetes between the ages of 60 and 85 to participate in a research study that will investigate the blood flow responses to muscle contractions. Participants should have a history of exercise training.

Thank You,

Tom Moore
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