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.

 


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...

5 simple ways you can create more healthy days

(Family Features) Creating more healthy days is easier than you may think. Contrary to popular belief, overall health is more than just being free...

UNO Health Fair

The UNO Health Fair, presented by Student Health and Mav-Rec Wellness, was held last Thursday in the newly renovated Health, Physical Education and Recreation building.

 


Poverty, policy causing food deserts

Community speakers tackled the topic of unaffordable healthy foods in a June 15 forum in the CPACS Building.

 


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...

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....

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.