LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A legislative committee is recommending the elimination of a state program that was supposed to encourage Nebraska residents to save for their long-term care needs.

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Public health officials say two central Iowa men have died from the flu and the state now has one of the highest influenza virus activity rates in the nation.

Nebraska earned a “B” letter grade on this year’s March of Dimes Premature Birth Report Card.

The Douglas County Health Department and Live Well Omaha want to know what residents think are the county’s most pressing health issues.

Together Incorporated of Metro Omaha recently received a $30,000 grant from the Environment Protection Agency Region 7.

UNMC and Nebraska Medicine are partnering to launch a Mind and Brain Health Lab.

The National Institutes of Health has awarded a team of researchers at UNMC an $8.8 million grant to continue their work developing long-acting medicines targeting HIV/AIDS.

Your dentist may soon be able to use a simple diagnostic liquid solution on your teeth to determine whether you need a filling or not.

The 18th annual Omaha Women’s Health &Wellness Conference takes place Friday, October 30th at the LaVista Conference Center from 8 to 4:30.

The eighth annual Omaha Health Summit takes place October 22nd at the Embassy Suites Omaha-Downtown.