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Doc is In | What to do immediately after a sexual assault

Doc is In | What to do immediately after a sexual assault

February 5, 2023

College campuses across the nation are reporting an increase in the prevalence of sexual assaults. According to Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network, the nation’s largest anti-sexual violence...

A welcome sign is seen at the Food Pantry in the Iowa Memorial Union in Iowa City on Friday, Jan. 27, 2023.

Guest Column | The Importance of USG Funding

January 30, 2023

My experience in the Undergraduate Student Government has looked a little different in each of my two years, but it has always been driven by the potential to improve student life at the University of...

The Doctor is In | Vaginal Discharge: Knowing when youre normal and when to see a doctor

The Doctor is In | Vaginal Discharge: Knowing when you’re normal and when to see a doctor

January 29, 2023

Columns reflect the opinions of the authors and are not necessarily those of the Editorial Board, The Daily Iowan, or other organizations in which the author may be involved. For many people,...

Guest Opinion | Iowa City: The City of Hope

Guest Opinion | Iowa City: The City of Hope

December 8, 2022

Iowa City is home to the Iowa Hawkeyes, creators of vibrant art, and a prestigious healthcare system that sets itself apart from other cities. The city boundaries hold business owners, community leaders,...

Guest Opinion | The legacy of Jim Crow lives on

Guest Opinion | The legacy of Jim Crow lives on

December 8, 2022

People with felony convictions deserve the right to vote after they’ve served their time in prison. Some may believe that those who broke the law should have to live with the consequences of their...

Guest Opinion | Challenging the Extremism of Lt. Colonel Allen West

Guest Opinion | Challenging the Extremism of Lt. Colonel Allen West

December 5, 2022

Should University of Iowa students be required to take a diversity and inclusion course? Should teachers be prohibited from teaching Critical Race Theory (CRT)? Lt. Colonel Allen West, who lectured...

Doctor is In | Making it known: eating disorders in men

Doctor is In | Making it known: eating disorders in men

November 6, 2022

When people think of someone with an eating disorder, most picture a young woman. However, a study completed in 2007 found that males constitute 25 percent of anorexia and bulimia cases. This number...

Jessica Gorzelitz bench presses at Magni Gym in Coralville, Iowa, on Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022.

The Doctor is In | Strength training in young adult women prevents osteoporosis

October 30, 2022

Social media has recently seen a wave of “gymfluencers,” especially young women who promote strength training. Strength training (also known as lifting) has numerous physical, health, and mental...

Janice Weiner, democratic candidate running for Iowa Senate District 45, speaks during the University of Iowa Faculty Staff Legislative Forum at the Iowa Memorial Union on Monday, April 18, 2022.

Guest Column | Our future is at stake

October 19, 2022

Throw a stone into a pond and the waves move out in concentric circles, eventually reaching shores far away.  Imagine Iowa as that pond and an abortion ban as the stone. If the Iowa Legislature bans...

Guest Column | The UI should implement one-stop offices

Guest Column | The UI should implement one-stop offices

October 10, 2022

Imagine you are a first-year college student experiencing a crisis very early into your first semester on campus.  You seek out help and guidance from a care coordinator from Student Care and Assistance....

The Doctor is In | The ingredients in toothpaste and what they mean

The Doctor is In | The ingredients in toothpaste and what they mean

October 2, 2022

For many people, oral health means brushing, flossing, and visiting the dentist twice a year. However, using the right toothpaste is important for your oral health as well. It can be overwhelming...

Guest Opinion | The Food Insecurity problem at the University at Iowa

Guest Opinion | The Food Insecurity problem at the University at Iowa

September 29, 2022

As we start a new year, students will start their new adventure at the University of Iowa. Some students will make new friends, and others will join new clubs. Some students, however, will wonder when...

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