The state of Nebraska comes in 27th in the nation for protecting kids from tobacco.
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.
Bergan Mercy Medical Center in Omaha will be the site of an academic medical center and a Level One trauma program.
A new study by UNMC shows the number of pedestrians and bicyclists killed in collisions with distracted drivers increased from 2005 to 2010.
100 low-income pregnant and new moms in Douglas County will be a part of the Healthy Families America program.
A Creighton University pharmacology professor will spend the next two years studying the role of a protein in the development of autism.
VA and UNMC researchers are teaming up to study whether Vitamin D can help prevent or delay the onset of diabetes in high-risk pre-diabetic patients.
Douglas County health officials say more needs to be done to address the mental health needs of teenagers.
Douglas County has its first confirmed flu case of the season.
1 in 4 families in our community are affected by mental illness.