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Children's Hospital launches Kids Force One helicopter, builds temporary helipad amid construction

Children’s Hospital & Medical Center has introduced a dedicated helicopter and begun building a temporary helipad because of construction on the hospital campus at 82nd Street and West Dodge Road.

Omaha-area health systems make progress in reducing opioid prescribing

Since alarms first began going off about a rising number of opioid-related deaths in the U.S., Nebraska has lowered opioid prescriptions by 32%. Local experts are calling the decline, between 2013 and 2018, a good start.

Omaha grandma who's finished 30+ half-marathons works out to be family role model

Age is just a number for Joy Mann. And she intends to prove that point to her family.

UNMC to launch its first farmers market July 2

The University of Nebraska Medical Center's market opens July 2. 

Zoo staffers honored for saving La Vista man's life after a heart attack

“If I was to have a heart attack, this was a great place to have it,” 76-year-old Paul Kozak said.