UNMC College of Public Health features diverse students, projects

For many Omahans, living on the brink of the worst flood in decades is a disaster waiting to happen. For the students and faculty in UNMC's College of Public Health, it's an opportunity to help the community.

 


Two UNO professors to discuss transgender science, sociology at tonight’s Science Cafe

Two professors at the University of Nebraska at Omaha will lead a discussion about the science and sociology of transgender at tonight's Science Café, a...

Win prizes for sharing your fitness goals

Ready to commit to your fitness goals? If you've made health and fitness New Year's resolutions, you might want to swing by the Wellness Center....

VIDEO: Several Dundee restaurant closures wrongfully announced

By Avery Wenck The Omaha News Last week a controversial list was released by the Omaha Health Department naming 165 restaurants to be closed down in...

Study reveals why we eat sugar under stress

Researchers have discovered that the reason we eat sugar while stressed is because sugar reduces cortisol, the stress hormone. Out of 19 volunteers, eight...

How to eat healthy on a college student’s budget

It's inevitable – once you start classes, you're going to be crunched for both time and cash. And since you're not looking to order all your meals from McDonald's Dollar Menu (at least, I hope you're not), you'll need a plan. Otherwise, you'll find yourself deciding how to make a half-eaten bag of Doritos and minimarshmallows into a balanced meal at 11 p.m. on a Tuesday night. Been there, done that.


4 tips for staying ahead of the seasonal elements

(Family Features) Whether an outdoor concert-goer, sports fan or avid vacationer, Mother Nature can be harsh on your eyes, skin and hair regardless of...

Nia Exercise Program: Non-Impact Workout Making an Impactful Difference

Megan Wade CONTRIBUTOR Common New Year’s resolutions include staying fit or working out more during the coming year. That can be difficult for students with an...