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2:30 pm
Wed March 12, 2014

UNMC expert shares tips to deal with allergy season

A UNMC allergist says now is the time to start preparing for allergy season.

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1:53 pm
Mon March 10, 2014

Iowa Gov. Branstad warns about medical marijuana

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad says he worries drug abuse would increase if medical marijuana became legal in Iowa.

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1:38 pm
Tue February 25, 2014

New App Helps Users Spot A Stroke

In honor of Heart Health Month, the American Heart Association has developed a new app that helps users identify the symptoms of a stroke. 

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12:51 pm
Fri February 21, 2014

VA officials: 47 percent of Omaha area veterans accessing care available to them

A VA official estimates 53 percent of veterans aren’t accessing care available to them.

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3:06 pm
Thu February 20, 2014

UNMC Cancer Center project on budget and on schedule

A $323 million cancer center at UNMC is set to open in the spring of 2017.

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11:51 am
Wed February 19, 2014

Norovirus outbreaks reported in Nebraska

The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services says several outbreaks of norovirus have been reported.

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2:30 pm
Fri February 14, 2014

Bipolar disorder the focus of upcoming presentations in Omaha

Two upcoming performances at the Omaha Community Playhouse focus on the struggles of a family dealing with mental illness.

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6:06 am
Tue February 11, 2014

UNMC Pharmacy Dean Part of Groundbreaking HIV Study

A recent study completed by UNMC, along with the University of Minnesota, looked at the effectiveness of medications used to treat HIV.

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3:15 pm
Thu February 6, 2014

National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

The Malcolm X Foundation is holding a special testing and treatment event for the community Friday in recognition of  National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.

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8:32 am
Wed February 5, 2014

VA, HUD conduct point-in-time count of homeless veterans

The Omaha VA is awaiting results of a point-in-time count of homeless veterans.

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