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8:22 am
Tue January 13, 2015

Patient being monitored at NMC has not developed Ebola

Nebraska Medical Center officials say an American health care worker being monitored for Ebola has not developed the virus.

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8:27 am
Tue January 6, 2015

Doctors: US medical worker exposed to Ebola wants privacy

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska doctors treating an American health care worker who was exposed to the deadly Ebola virus in Sierra Leone won't discuss the case because of privacy concerns.

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Health/Medical
12:10 pm
Mon January 5, 2015

Flu widespread in Nebraska

Three people have died from flu-related illness in Nebraska, and state health officials say the virus is widespread.

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7:23 pm
Sun January 4, 2015

NMC monitoring health care worker exposed to Ebola in Sierra Leone

An American health care worker will spend the next three weeks in the biocontainment unit at Nebraska Medical Center after being exposed to Ebola.

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1:10 pm
Wed December 24, 2014

Iowa regulator takes control of struggling insurer

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A nonprofit health insurer has been taken over by Iowa's insurance regulator and is ending enrollments after suffering financial problems.

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Health/Medical
1:00 am
Wed December 24, 2014

Nebraska among the healthiest states in the nation

A new report says Nebraska is the tenth healthiest state in the nation.

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2:21 pm
Tue December 16, 2014

Massachusetts doctor cured of Ebola returning to Liberia

BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts doctor cured of Ebola says he's returning in January to Liberia, the West African country where he contracted the virus, to continue working at a medical mission.

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6:06 am
Tue December 16, 2014

Students at UNMC learn through video game

Second-year medical students at UNMC are playing a video game to learn how to diagnose and treat gout.

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6:06 am
Mon December 8, 2014

UNMC studying a new drug for people with mild-to-moderate Alzheimer's

Researchers at UNMC are studying a new drug that may assist people with mild-to-moderate Alzheimer’s disease. 

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4:00 am
Mon December 1, 2014

Nebraska AIDS Project: ACA means more patients can afford care, medications

About 2,000 Nebraskans live with HIV and AIDS. 200 of them are part of a program helping low-income patients get care and medication.

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