Health/Medical

Health/Medical
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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Health/Medical
6:06 am
Thu January 16, 2014

A new partnership expands Grab-N-Go breakfast in schools

ConAgra Foods and Omaha Public Schools are partnering to expand the Grab ‘N Go breakfast program.

Kori Reed, Vice President of the ConAgra Foods Foundation, says child hunger is an important issue to ConAgra. 

She says statistics indicate 30,000 children in Douglas and Sarpy Counties are food insecure, which means they don’t have consistent access to food throughout the year. 

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Health/Medical
2:00 pm
Tue January 14, 2014

Flu activity widespread in Nebraska

The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services says flu activity is widespread.

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Health/Medical
1:17 pm
Tue January 14, 2014

State agency reports flu death of Iowa child

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Officials have reported the flu death of an otherwise healthy Iowa child.

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Health/Medical
8:06 am
Tue January 14, 2014

More than 14K in Neb. have chosen health plan

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new report says more than 14,000 Nebraska residents have successfully chosen a health insurance plan out of nearly 43,000 who have applied as part of the federal health care law.

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Health/Medical
6:06 am
Tue January 14, 2014

Omaha Science Cafe returns tonight

The science of brain surgery is the focus of the Omaha Science Café tonight.

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Health/Medical
6:40 am
Sat December 28, 2013

Iowa health insurance applications delayed by federal hub

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Thousands of Iowans who applied for health insurance through the federal government website may not have coverage on January 1st because of a delay in paperwork.

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Health/Medical
6:06 am
Tue December 24, 2013

Nebraska Ranks 27th in New Report

The state of Nebraska comes in 27th in the nation for protecting kids from tobacco.

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Health/Medical
8:16 am
Wed December 18, 2013

Bruning: No chemo needed after cancer surgery

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning says he won't need chemotherapy after he underwent surgery for colon cancer.

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Health/Medical
1:57 pm
Tue December 17, 2013

Alegent Creighton Health, Catholic Health Initiatives of Nebraska forming a regional network

Dr. Cliff Robertson will be the new CEO of the Alegent Creighton Health and Catholic Health Initiatives of Nebraska combined operation.
Credit Alegent Creighton Health

Alegent Creighton is combining its operation with Catholic Health Initiatives of Nebraska to form a regional Network.

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