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Infectious disease – Ebola symposium in Omaha

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Experts in Ebola and other infectious disease and several government agencies will gather in Omaha on Wednesday for a one day symposium. Dr. Ken Bayles is associate vice chancellor for basic science research at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and says this symposium includes physicians and world leaders in treating Ebola. Dr. Bayles says, […]

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Infectious disease & Ebola symposium

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Members of the University of Nebraska Medical Center / Nebraska Medicine’s Biocontainment Unit will share their experiences of treating Ebola and other infectious disease at a one-day symposium on March 11th. Several organizations are teaming for the event including the US Strategic Command. U-S Air Force Retired Lt. General Bob Hinson is the director of […]

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Influenza – part two

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Just when we thought we were out of the woods regarding influenza, here comes part two. Dr. Mark Rupp is an infectious disease specialist at the University of Nebraska Medical Center / Nebraska Medicine in Omaha and says earlier this season an A strain was the culprit. He says now health officials are starting to […]

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Baseball to Stand Up To Cancer during Game 3

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Major League Baseball will dedicate Game 3 of the 110th World Series on Friday to advancing the fight against cancer and specifically to help Stand Up To Cancer -- empowering a population of fans and Fall Classic participants who all share a goal of er...

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Honorary Bat Girl receives Royal treatment

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Missouri native Paige Lollar, the Royals' winner of the 2014 Honorary Bat Girl Contest, which recognizes baseball fans who have been affected by breast cancer and demonstrate a commitment to eradicating the disease, was honored before Friday's game.

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DOCTORS ON CALL

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Menopause heart disease is the topic for this week’s program in the sixth season of Doctors on Call on Smoky Hills Public Television.  Doctor Erin Baxa,  Family Practice physician at Goad Clinic in Osborne and Doctor Shelly Gruenbacker,  Family Practice physician at Bluestem Medical in Quinter will answer questions in this live viewer call-in program.  The half-hour-long program will air tomorrow ...

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