Health/Medical

Health/Medical
3:06 pm
Thu February 20, 2014

UNMC Cancer Center project on budget and on schedule

A $323 million cancer center at UNMC is set to open in the spring of 2017.

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11:51 am
Wed February 19, 2014

Norovirus outbreaks reported in Nebraska

The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services says several outbreaks of norovirus have been reported.

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2:30 pm
Fri February 14, 2014

Bipolar disorder the focus of upcoming presentations in Omaha

Two upcoming performances at the Omaha Community Playhouse focus on the struggles of a family dealing with mental illness.

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6:06 am
Tue February 11, 2014

UNMC Pharmacy Dean Part of Groundbreaking HIV Study

A recent study completed by UNMC, along with the University of Minnesota, looked at the effectiveness of medications used to treat HIV.

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3:15 pm
Thu February 6, 2014

National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

The Malcolm X Foundation is holding a special testing and treatment event for the community Friday in recognition of  National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.

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8:32 am
Wed February 5, 2014

VA, HUD conduct point-in-time count of homeless veterans

The Omaha VA is awaiting results of a point-in-time count of homeless veterans.

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6:06 am
Wed January 29, 2014

Pediatric oncologists are in demand in Nebraska

A recent UNMC workforce study finds there’s a shortage in the number of pediatric oncologists in Nebraska.

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8:14 am
Mon January 27, 2014

Medicaid backers turn to those who didn't qualify

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Less than a year after lawmakers rejected Medicaid expansion in Nebraska, supporters are turning to a new group of allies: Low-income people who now realize that don't quality for coverage.

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11:00 am
Fri January 24, 2014

More smoke-free housing options in Omaha

Two more Omaha apartment complexes are now smoke-free.

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2:00 pm
Fri January 17, 2014

Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital building a facility in Omaha

Lincoln-based Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital plans to build a facility in Omaha.

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