The number of dentists in the state is on the decline. Nationally, there are 62 dentists for every 100,000 people. In Nebraska, there are 55.
UNMC in partnership with Project Extra Mile, co-authored a report on underage drinking in Nebraska. Data was collected from a variety of sources.
UNMC’s stroke center is one of 11 centers that is part of a novel national study that will use adult stem cells to treat stroke patients.
A new study shows that families living at or below the federal poverty line need assistance from food pantries to be able to feed their household.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Food safety experts say they're not surprised by a recent outbreak of a stomach bug that two states have linked to bagged salad.
US News and World Report has ranked The Nebraska Medical Center 45th in the nation for its cancer care.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska health officials say a prepackaged salad mix is the source of a cyclospora outbreak that has sickened 78 people in the state since mid-June.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Health officials in Nebraska's largest county say a 75-year-old man infected with the West Nile virus is their first case this year.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa residents have a chance to weigh in on the state's plan to expand low-income health coverage.
The Nebraska-Western Iowa VA Health Care System has a partnership program with HUD.