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  • Safely Re-Opening Iowa City July 17, 2020

    Dr. Richard Larew - Larew Internal Medicine; Safely Re-Opening Iowa City

     My perspective on moving forward from COVID-19

    It is hard to believe the knowledge we’ve gained in just a few months about SARS-coV-2, the novel coronavirus ...

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  • Larew Internal Medicine Travel Clinic: We’re Here to Help January 14, 2020

    Safe Travels: What To Know Before You Go Abroad

    by Dr. Richard Larew, Founder, The Travel Clinic at Larew Internal Medicine

    If you are planning international travel, we want you ...

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  • Get Your Flu Shot! November 21, 2019

    THE BEST WAY TO (NOT) DEAL WITH FLU THIS WINTER? GET A FLU SHOT!

    By Richard Larew, MD, Larew Internal Medicine

    The ounce of prevention found in a small vial of flu vaccine is indeed worth a pound of cure. As we head into flu season, it’s crucial to remember that influenza, while common, can range in ...

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  • Daily Dose: Aspirin October 22, 2019

    Aspirin

    Will an aspirin a day help or hurt you?  

     By Richard Larew, MD, Larew Internal Medicine

    For many years the expression “An apple a day keeps the doctor away” was considered folksy advice with a ring of truth ...

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  • Osteoporosis…Not for Women Only August 22, 2019

    Osteoporosis

    Osteoporosis…The Facts

    When most people hear the word “osteoporosis,” they think of an older woman who may have fractured her hip or vertebrae as a result. What you may be surprised to learn is that this is not ...

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