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Health/Medical
2:30 pm
Wed August 20, 2014

Legal, policy issues surround Ebola discussion

An Ebola outbreak in four west African nations has killed more than 1,300 people.

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Health/Medical
8:22 am
Tue August 19, 2014

New Alegent Creighton facility coming to Omaha

The new medical complex is scheduled to open in 2016.
Credit Alegent Creighton

A new medical clinic and academic center will replace Alegent Creighton University Medical Center in 2016.

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Education
2:46 pm
Fri August 15, 2014

UNO to be the home of a Center for Research in Human Movement Variability

UNO has received its largest research grant in school history for a new facility in the Biomechanics Research Building.

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Health/Medical
6:26 am
Sat August 2, 2014

State Department visits NMC biocontainment unit to assess capabilities

UNMC and the Nebraska Medical Center have been contacted by the State Department about the capabilities of the hospital’s biocontainment unit.

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Health/Medical
2:47 pm
Tue July 29, 2014

Omaha students take peer-to-peer approach to fighting obesity

A new program at Omaha’s Northwest High School uses a peer-to-peer approach to target obesity prevention.

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Health/Medical
2:00 pm
Thu July 24, 2014

American Red Cross says blood donations urgently needed

The American Red Cross says blood donations are urgently needed.

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Health/Medical
9:09 am
Fri July 18, 2014

Chikungunya case confirmed in Douglas County

Douglas County has its first confirmed case of the mosquito-borne chikungunya virus.

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Health/Medical
8:03 am
Tue July 1, 2014

Changes to school health screenings for 2014-15 year

Changes are coming to the health screenings Nebraska children have before starting school.

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Iowa
8:07 am
Mon June 16, 2014

Board: Number of Iowa doctors rose 2 pct last year

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A new report says the number of doctors practicing in Iowa has risen again.

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Health/Medical
8:44 am
Tue June 10, 2014

DHHS sees 1st case of rare, mosquito-borne virus

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska has received its first report of a rare, mosquito-borne virus.

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