UNMC gives employees incentives to carpool, walk, bus or bike to work

The University of Nebraska Medical Center and its clinical partner, Nebraska Medicine, rolled out a new transportation plan this week to encourage employees to avoid...

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...

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...

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Alcoholics Anonymous meetings to be held on campus The UNO Recovery Community would like to put information about on-campus Alcoholics Anonymous meetings. AA meetings are...

New study reveals hidden risks behind smoking hookah

By Nathan Stephenson, Contributor Hookah lounges are popular destinations among 18- to 20-year-olds as they are too young to drink at bars, but too old to stay...

Scott Conference Center to house Nebraska Center for Preparedness Education’s 13th symposia in June

The Nebraska Center for Preparedness Education will host its 13th Annual Preparedness Symposium Series in April, May and June in six Nebraska cities. UNO's Scott...

Flu season in full swing: How to avoid getting sick

Influenza is a contagious disease that can be prevented with a flu shot each year, said Marcia Adler, director of UNO Health Services.


When fall allergies attack, health services can help

At least one out of every five students on campus suffers from allergies, according to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America. At this time in the semester, many students are experiencing fall allergies.