It’s not “just stretching:” How I turned my New Year’s resolution into a lifestyle

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER When you go to Build-A-Bear Workshop to, well, build a bear, you are instructed to pick a fabric heart halfway through...

8 ways to optimize your sleep

By Family Features While a healthy lifestyle requires a balanced diet and exercise, sleep is another pillar of overall wellness that is both essential to...

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...

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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...

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...

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...

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.


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.