At the last Douglas County Board Meeting, Dr. Adi Pour, Director of the Douglas County Health Department, discussed the State of Public Health.
Encouraging healthy behavior is the goal of a Douglas County initiative called the GO! Challenge.
44 states have a medical foster home program where elderly veterans receive care in a private home.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new federal report says nearly 43,000 Nebraskans signed up for health insurance in the six months since the federal marketplace was launched.
You can dispose of unwanted or unused prescription drugs at one of at least a dozen metro area sites this weekend.
The Bed is Dead is a social-media based campaign focused on raising awareness among teenagers about the link between indoor tanning and malignant melanoma, the most dangerous of the skin cancers.
A new study finds nearly 45 percent of Nebraskans ages 19 to 25 report binge drinking in the past month.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Some lawmakers are urging Nebraskans to enroll in a health insurance plan under the federal health care law by the end of the month.
"Whoops! Gotta Go” is the title of the first presentation in this year’s VNA Senior Speaker Series.
UNMC has received two top ten rankings in a new U.S. News and World Report ranking of graduate schools.