Health/Medical

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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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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Health/Medical
2:37 pm
Thu December 12, 2013

Creighton researcher: colon cancer survival rate good if it's caught early

A Creighton University Medical School expert on colon cancer says age 50 may be too late for some people to wait to have a colonoscopy.

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6:06 am
Wed November 27, 2013

UNMC Partners with Chinese to Study Glaucoma

A team at UNMC is studying the differences in the types of glaucoma most prevalent in Caucasians versus Asians.

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Health/Medical
2:30 pm
Tue November 26, 2013

New academic medical center, trauma program coming to Bergan Mercy Medical Center

Credit Alegent Creighton Health

Bergan Mercy Medical Center in Omaha will be the site of an academic medical center and a Level One trauma program.

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