Omaha Senator Rick Kolowski recently introduced LB 630, a bill that would make all daycares smoke free.
Fewer minorities are getting colorectal cancer screenings, according to a new study conducted in the Center for Health Policy at UNMC.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A top Iowa health official calls this the worst flu season the state has seen in many years.
The flu is now widespread in Nebraska, according to the Department of Health and Human Services.
The Center for Rural Affairs is out with a new report on the Rural Implications of Health Insurance Coverage in Nebraska.
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.