Intrabeam is a new treatment option for breast cancer patients. The procedure allows patients to have their surgery and radiation in a session lasting about 90 minutes.
The availability of pain medications and a lack of stigma associated with taking them are causing addiction levels to reach epidemic proportions in Nebraska.
A UNMC therapist says a child’s age and maturity level should guide conversations with them about last week’s school shooting.
Researchers at UNMC will study the genetic risk for nicotine dependence thanks to a $40,000 grant.
About 300 Douglas County residents will have to find a new Medicare plan next year.
A new study by UNMC’s Center for Health Policy found that 11 Nebraska counties have no primary care physician.
Hospice is a philosophy of care aimed at providing a network of support for people with a life threatening or terminal disease.
With the election past, UNMC is looking toward what impact the results will have on health care reform.
The Douglas County Health Department wants 11,000 people to have access to smoke-free housing by the fall of 2014.
A new report shows Nebraska is making some progress when it comes to lowering the rate of babies born prematurely.