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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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Health/Medical
6:06 am
Fri July 19, 2013

NIH Funds 3D X-Ray Microscope at Creighton

The Osteoporosis Research Center at Alegent Creighton University Medical Center will be the home of a new state-of-the-art high resolution 3D X-ray microscope.

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Health/Medical
6:06 am
Fri July 12, 2013

University of Nebraska Joins Big 10 Cancer Consortium

All of the cancer centers in the Big 10 are joining forces to create the Big 10 Cancer Research Consortium.

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Health/Medical
3:00 pm
Tue June 18, 2013

VNA Head to Toe Home Safety Event

One in three elderly people will experience a fall.  And most of these falls will take place in the home.

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