Health/Medical

Health/Medical
2:00 pm
Mon November 4, 2013

March of Dimes report card gives Nebraska a 'B' for preterm births

Nebraska gets a ‘B’ grade on the March of Dimes’ latest premature birth report card.

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Health/Medical
1:00 am
Mon November 4, 2013

AARP president says Affordable Care Act is good for Medicare

The president of the AARP says seniors shouldn’t be worried about their Medicare benefits because of the Affordable Care Act.

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Health/Medical
8:05 am
Thu October 31, 2013

Three hospitals tied to UNMC will merge

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The leadership of three Omaha-area hospitals with ties to the University of Nebraska Medical Center will be merged.

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Health/Medical
6:06 am
Wed October 30, 2013

UNMC Announces a New Clinical Coordinating Center

UNMC is now the clinical coordinating center for a new $12.2 million dollar study targeting aortic aneurysms.

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1:00 am
Tue October 29, 2013

Nebraska Methodist College adding doctoral degree program

Nebraska Methodist College will offer a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree starting next fall.

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Health/Medical
9:04 am
Mon October 28, 2013

New Report Focuses on Clinical Trials in Nebraska

Jeff Trewhitt, spokesman for the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, authored the new report “Research in your Backyard: Developing Cures, Creating Jobs.”

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Health/Medical
4:00 am
Mon October 28, 2013

VA, UNMC conducting 4-year study on Vitamin D and diabetes

VA and UNMC researchers are teaming up to study whether Vitamin D can help prevent or delay the onset of diabetes in high-risk pre-diabetic patients.

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2:41 pm
Fri October 25, 2013

Teen behavior survey results released

Douglas County health officials say more needs to be done to address the mental health needs of teenagers.

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Health/Medical
6:06 am
Wed October 23, 2013

Keeping Your Brain Young

“Keeping Your Brain Young” is the next offering in the Visiting Nurse Association’s Senior Speaker Series.

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Health/Medical
9:19 am
Tue October 22, 2013

First confirmed flu case in Douglas County

Douglas County has its first confirmed flu case of the season.

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