Skip to main content

Health

Health care worker tests positive for Ebola

Health - Wed, 03/11/2015 - 2:46pm
A British military health care worker in Sierra Leone has tested positive for Ebola, a UK health agency said.
Categories: Health

What Miles O'Brien teaches us about loss

Health - Wed, 03/11/2015 - 9:54am
Categories: Health

Teen with treatable cancer refuses chemotherapy

Health - Wed, 03/11/2015 - 9:44am
The Connecticut Supreme Court will make a decision as to whether or not a teenager should be forced to undergo chemotherapy against her wishes. WFSB reports.
Categories: Health

Miles O'Brien: My life, lost and found

Health - Wed, 03/11/2015 - 9:39am
Winston Churchill once said, "If you're going through hell, keep going." That quote has always resonated with me, but never more so than during this past year. Since I lost my arm in a freak accident in February 2014, I have tried mightily to put those words into action, constantly focusing on forward motion.
Categories: Health

Plague blame game: Was it gerbils?

Health - Tue, 03/10/2015 - 7:59am
For a long time, rats have taken the heat for the waves of plague that killed millions of people across Europe starting in the 14th century.
Categories: Health

How did toddler survive car crash in Utah river?

Health - Tue, 03/10/2015 - 7:58am
The odds seemed almost impossibly stacked against baby Lily, but she survived.
Categories: Health

Miles O'Brien opens up about losing his arm

Health - Tue, 03/10/2015 - 7:55am
Journalist and arm amputee Miles O'Brien discusses reinventing his life after an unexpected accident resulted in the loss of his arm.
Categories: Health

The couple that plays (tennis) together...

Health - Fri, 03/06/2015 - 6:17pm
Categories: Health

White House has no Obamacare Plan B

Health - Fri, 03/06/2015 - 5:29pm
Categories: Health

Daylight savings and your health

Health - Fri, 03/06/2015 - 5:13pm
Categories: Health

Science to Carson: You're wrong

Health - Fri, 03/06/2015 - 5:09pm
Researchers say Dr. Ben Carson may be a brain surgeon, but science shows he's dead wrong about how sexual orientation works.
Categories: Health

Is your penis size 'normal'?

Health - Fri, 03/06/2015 - 9:44am
Categories: Health

LGBT people in rural areas struggle to find good medical care

Health - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 5:22pm
When Ryan Sallans, an activist in the Nebraska transgender community, first went to the doctor in 2005 to talk about what he medically needed to do for his gender transition, his doctor wanted to offer medical help. That was the good news.
Categories: Health

Coffee is a health food: Myth or fact?

Health - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 8:15am
Categories: Health

Goodbye to artificial colors?

Health - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 8:12am
When food giant Nestle USA (to which I am, alas, not related) last month announced plans to remove all artificial flavors and colors from its chocolate candies, it understandably made headlines. According to the company, by the end of 2015, none of a group of 250 chocolate products including Butterfinger and Baby Ruth will contain artificial flavors or colors such as Red #40 or Yellow #5.
Categories: Health

Deadly scopes sold without FDA approval

Health - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 8:11am
Categories: Health

Obamacare on the line at SCOTUS

Health - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 9:37am
The future of health care in America is on the table -- and in serious jeopardy -- this morning in the Supreme Court.
Categories: Health

A subway workout goes viral

Health - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 8:26am
Categories: Health

Lethal injection explained

Health - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 8:20am
Categories: Health

Can you find the 'best' hospital for you?

Health - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 8:20am
Categories: Health
Broken Bow Indians split with Holdrege. Boys take the win - Broken Bow 51, Holdrege 47; and the...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The firing of Nebraska coach Bo Pelini has created an uncertain future for @...
Pro Football Weekend Recap Thursday Night Football 11/20/14 Oakland (1-10) 24 vs Kansas City (7-4)...