Health in Omaha, NE

Healthy eyes are critical to your child’s development and success in school. Here are 15 warning signs that your child might have a vision problem.

We know that cataracts can cause vision loss and blindness in the elderly. But kids and infants are at risk of contracting cataracts as well.

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CMS Region 7 Update | May 2018
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Now Accepting Comments: HRSA Burden Reduction RFI - Page 14
As part of ongoing work to reduce public and stakeholder burden, HRSA released a Request for Information (RFI) on May 1. HRSA seeks public input on changes that it could make to create a more streamlined, flexible, and less burdensome compliance and reporting structure. All…

“Within a week or so, your child will know what to expect and will realize that no amount of wailing or whining will extend the day,” a pediatric psychologist says.

Children’s Hospital & Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska uses UVC disinfection technology to help keep the tiniest of patients safe from harmful germs. Patrick Bennett, CHESP, environmental services manager at Children’s discusses how the hospital has implemented the technology in an effort to eliminate HAIs. Click here to read the interview with Children’s Hospital Association.

When did you last replace your contact lens case? Has it been so long you don’t remember?

A look at the potential eye problems associated with eye makeup and the ways to avoid them.

While residents of Council Bluffs and the surrounding area are already blessed with a broad range of health care facilities and options, the future looks even brighter.

by Elizabeth Kumru, UNMC public relations | May 15, 2018
From left: Caitlin Schneider; Joe Blankenau, Ph.D., Julia Houfek, Ph.D., Nikki Houlden and Amber Hanson
Four UNMC students spent this past semester in an interprofessional rural rotation in the East Central District Health Department (ECDHD) in the Columbus, Neb., area to focus on mental health
Three College of Nursing students and one College of Public Health…

Left to right: Family Medicine Medical Education Director Dr. Mindy Lacey, Dr. Geoffrey Talmon, Gretchen Vondrak, Nick Vondrak, Suzanne Hansen, Gretchen Hansen, Everett Hansen, Brad Hansen, Dr. Angela Brennan, Family Medicine Chairman Dr. Michael Sitorius, and Family Medicine Vice Chairman Dr. Jeff Harrison
Passionate - inspiring - committed. This is how students described St. Paul family physician and University of Nebraska Medical Center graduate, Dr. Angela…

Discover the magic of this two-ingredient dessert: beer and ice cream. Here we share six beer float combinations that work great together, and one that didn't make the cut.

It looks like mononucleosis doesn't just make you sick and tired for a few weeks. New research shows that the virus behind mono can lead to seven other serious diseases. While the link has been suspected for a while, modern science allowed us to better understand the connection between mono and these diseases.

Family Physician of the Year Award
The Family Physician of the Year award is given annually to a member of the NAFP. The purpose is to honor a physician who exemplifies, in the tradition of family medicine, a compassionate commitment to improving the health and well-being of people and communities throughout Nebraska. Nominations may be made by any individual who is close to the physician—patients, colleagues…

Playful twists on spring produce and an amazing Veggie Noodle Chicken Pad Thai—it's all part of the Best of Spring Recipes collection on Hy-Vee.com.

After some severe flooding throughout Kenya and Somalia, both countries face a serious disease risk. Officials worry that the countries could face cholera outbreaks after many locals were displaced. Medical facilities have been destroyed after the disaster and sewage is currently seeping into waters at refugee camps.

Why I Love ID: “Before beginning nursing school, I always had a strong desire to give back to my community by educating and bringing awareness to the high STD rates in Douglas County. Through…

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The layover is an unfortunate aspect of travel. But, a stopover, lasting about a day, doesn't have to be all bad. Many cities are prime for exploring in a day, with some even catering to the concept of a stopover. Across North America and even throughout the world, there are many ways to enjoy an extended layover.

Attorney General Doug Peterson - To serve the citizens of Nebraska and Nebraska's elected officials with fidelity to our U.S. Constitution, State Constitution, and Nebraska law.