A new program at Omaha’s Northwest High School uses a peer-to-peer approach to target obesity prevention.
The American Red Cross says blood donations are urgently needed.
Douglas County has its first confirmed case of the mosquito-borne chikungunya virus.
Changes are coming to the health screenings Nebraska children have before starting school.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A new report says the number of doctors practicing in Iowa has risen again.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska has received its first report of a rare, mosquito-borne virus.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Some patients at Veterans Affairs medical centers in Iowa and Nebraska are on waiting lists for treatment, but the facilities say they're unaware of any unauthorized lists like those uncovered in other states.
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.
Live Well Omaha’s Commuter Challenge is underway through the end of September.