The state of Nebraska will participate in a federally-run health insurance exchange, according to Governor Dave Heineman.
The Douglas County Health Department is encouraging everyone to get a flu shot.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska already faces a nursing shortage. But a top dean at the University of Nebraska Medical Center says the need will grow even more under the federal health care law.
10.8 percent of Douglas County adults reported being diagnosed with diabetes last year, according to a Community Health Needs Assessment done by Live Well Omaha.
While September may seem a bit early to be worried about getting a flu shot, Kris Stapp Vice President of Visiting Nurses Services for the VNA, insists it's not.
More than 4,000 schools around the world are set to participate in International Walk to School Day on Wednesday, October 3rd.
The Visiting Nurse Association and Easter Seals of Nebraska are now one organization.
A program starting next Monday in Omaha seeks to give black women the empowerment tools they need to prevent the spread of HIV and AIDS.
The Centers for Disease Control says colon cancer is the second deadliest type of cancer and third most diagnosed in the U.S.
Alegent Creighton Health, in partnership with the Women’s Center for Advancement, is helping bring the Green Dot violence prevention program to Omaha college students at UNO and Creighton.