gender http://iowapublicradio.org en Overcoming Eating Disorders http://iowapublicradio.org/post/overcoming-eating-disorders <p><a href="http://eatingdisorderscoalition.org/documents/TalkingpointsEatingDisordersFactSheetUpdated5-20-09.pdf">Approximately 11 million Americans suffer from an eating disorder.&nbsp;</a> These diseases are hard to understand, difficult to treat and often deadly.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 06 Feb 2014 18:15:53 +0000 Charity Nebbe & Sarah Boden 35893 at http://iowapublicradio.org Overcoming Eating Disorders Stalking, An Invisible Crime http://iowapublicradio.org/post/stalking-invisible-crime <p>River to River revisits the important subject of criminal stalking.</p><p>Though <a href="http://www.iowa.gov/government/ag/helping_victims/contents/stalking.html">stalking became a crime in the state of Iowa in 1994</a>, it’s a difficult charge since in many ways stalking is an “invisible" crime.&nbsp; Often, victims of stalking have a hard time proving they are being terrorized.</p> Mon, 16 Dec 2013 21:57:17 +0000 Ben Kieffer & Sarah Boden 33604 at http://iowapublicradio.org Stalking, An Invisible Crime Raising Girls http://iowapublicradio.org/post/raising-girls <p>From Cinderella to Miley Cyrus our girls grow up in an environment rich in images of femininity.&nbsp; Host Charity Nebbe gets insight into the challenges and dangers girls face as they grow and how the media influences their development.</p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 17:46:53 +0000 Charity Nebbe & Sarah Boden 30401 at http://iowapublicradio.org Raising Girls Men Hold Two-Thirds of Management Jobs in Iowa http://iowapublicradio.org/post/men-hold-two-thirds-management-jobs-iowa <p></p><p>There are far more men than women in top management jobs in Iowa, according to a new report.<br /><br />The <a href="http://www.americanprogressaction.org/">Center for American Progress Action Fund</a>, a liberal advocacy group, has released a <a href="http://www.americanprogress.org/issues/women/report/2013/09/25/74836/the-state-of-women-in-america/">&quot;State of Women in America&quot;</a> report. It found men hold 67 percent of managerial jobs in Iowa as top administrators in the public and private sectors.</p> Thu, 26 Sep 2013 11:44:44 +0000 IPR Staff 29673 at http://iowapublicradio.org Men Hold Two-Thirds of Management Jobs in Iowa