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Health/Medical
4:00 am
Mon October 28, 2013

VA, UNMC conducting 4-year study on Vitamin D and diabetes

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.

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Health/Medical
2:00 pm
Mon October 21, 2013

National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day event Saturday

Saturday is the DEA’s National Drug Take-Back Day.

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Health/Medical
7:52 am
Wed September 18, 2013

UNMC awarded $11 million grant for nanotechnology

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska Medical Center has been awarded a more than $11.2 million grant to continue and expand its nanotechnology research.

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Health/Medical
6:09 am
Mon September 16, 2013

The VNA Opens Flu Clinics This Week

Beginning today (Monday) the VNA is opening its flu vaccination clinics.

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Health/Medical
6:06 am
Tue September 10, 2013

Creighton Receives Almost $5 Million in NIH Grants

The National Institutes of Health recently awarded Creighton University nearly $5 million in grants to the School of Medicine. 

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Health/Medical
6:48 am
Sat September 7, 2013

Officials: West Nile reported in Lancaster County

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Officials have reported the first human case of West Nile virus in Lancaster County this year.

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Education
4:00 am
Thu September 5, 2013

UNO opens biomechanics research facility

A dedication will be held Thursday for the University of Nebraska at Omaha’s new biomechanics research building.

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Health/Medical
6:06 am
Mon August 12, 2013

Nebraska Faces Shortage of Dentists

The number of dentists in the state is on the decline.  Nationally, there are 62 dentists for every 100,000 people.  In Nebraska, there are 55. 

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Health/Medical
6:06 am
Thu August 8, 2013

Underage Drinking in NE the Subject of Collaborative Report

UNMC in  partnership with Project Extra Mile, co-authored a report on underage drinking in Nebraska.  Data was collected from a variety of sources. 

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Health/Medical
6:06 am
Wed August 7, 2013

UNMC Participating in National Study Using Stem Cells to Treat Stroke

UNMC’s stroke center is one of 11 centers that is part of a novel national study that will use adult stem cells to treat stroke patients.

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