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New Health Clinic Sought For Fremont Area

Posted: 09/15/2014 - A Fremont-based organization has joined forces with Good Neighbor Community Health Center in Columbus to set up a community health clinic in Fremont.

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FDA May Examine Electric Shock Treatment

Posted: 09/15/2014 - The Food and Drug Administration is considering whether to ban electrical skin shocks as treatment for people with developmental or intellectual disabilities.

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USDA Boosts Corn, Soybean Harvest to New Records

Updated: 09/12/2014 - The nation's corn and soybean farmers will harvest by far the largest crops ever this year, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said Thursday in a new report.

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Study: Many Hospitals Use Too Many Antibiotics

Posted: 09/11/2014 - A new study suggests that doctors in many hospitals are unnecessarily prescribing multiple antibiotics for several days when just one would do the job.

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Children's Hospital-linked Infections Fall Sharply

Posted: 09/08/2014 - A new study suggests efforts to improve patient safety and reduce preventable health care linked infections in hospitals are meeting with success, especially for children.

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Thyroid, Kidney Cancers Up in Kids But Still Rare

Posted: 09/08/2014 - Federal researchers say childhood kidney and thyroid cancers have increased in recent years. And although the diseases are rare, researchers are wondering if the rising rates could be related to obesity.

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Contract Between CHI Health, BCBS Expires

Updated: 09/02/2014 - The contract between Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska and Catholic Health Initiatives' UniNet has expired without a new agreement.

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US Health Official: Ebola has 'Upper Hand'

Posted: 08/26/2014 - The head of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says Ebola is winning right now in West Africa but the tide can be turned.

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UNL Wins $11.3 Million Innovative Obesity Research Grant

Posted: 08/26/2014 - The University of Nebraska, Lincoln has earned an $11.3 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to establish a research center focused on understanding nutrition and obesity at the molecular level.

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UN: It's Ethical to Try Untested Ebola Medicines

Posted: 08/12/2014 - The World Health Organization said it's ethical to use unproven Ebola drugs and vaccines in the outbreak in West Africa provided the right conditions are met.

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Sanford Getting $7.1M Grant for Cancer Research

Posted: 08/12/2014 - The National Cancer Institute of the National Institutes of Health is giving Dakotas-based Sanford Health more than $7.1 million over five years for cancer research.

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Ethical Issue: Who Gets Experimental Ebola Drug?

Posted: 08/07/2014 - The use of an experimental drug to treat two Americans diagnosed with Ebola is raising ethical questions about who gets first access to unproven new therapies for the deadly disease.

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