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  1. Legislature approves marijuana oil researchRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | North Platte Bulletin

    The Nebraska Legislature adapted the state slowly to the world of marijuana medications, approving a research program at the University of Nebraska Medical Center to test low-THC oil on patients with epileptic seizures. The study will designate at least two physicians, one of whom must be a pediatric neurologist, to conduct research on the safety and preliminary effectiveness of cannabidiol use.

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  2. Senators Vote In Favor Of Medical Cannabis StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    Nebraska residents suffering from intractable seizures could have one more treatment option under a medical cannabis study headed to Gov. Pete Ricketts' desk. Senators voted 44-2 on Thursday to commission a University of Nebraska Medical Center study on the effectiveness of cannabidiol, a cannabis extract, in treating severe epileptic seizures.

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  3. Senators Pass Cannabis Study for Seizure SufferersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | KHGI

    Nebraska residents suffering from intractable seizures could have one more treatment option under a medical cannabis study headed to Gov. Pete Ricketts' desk. Senators voted 44-2 on Thursday to commission a University of Nebraska Medical Center study on the effectiveness of cannabidiol, a cannabis extract, in treating severe epileptic seizures.

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  4. Legislature approves second marijuana billRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | North Platte Bulletin

    The Nebraska Legislature continued Monday to adapt Nebraska to changing medications, advancing a research program at the University of Nebraska Medical Center to test low-THC oil on patients with epileptic seizures. With only one dissenting vote, the legislature advanced the bill to the second round of debate, to establish and fund the research project.

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  5. MUC4 regulates cellular senescence in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma through p16/Rb pathwayRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Oncogene

    ... cle. 7Department of Internal Medicine, VA Nebraska Western Iowa Health Care System and University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA

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  6. Study discovers how pancreatic cancer spreads to the liverRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Medical News Today

    ... researchers at Weill Cornell Medical College, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, University of Nebraska Medical Center, University of Pennsylvania and Oslo University Hospital. Since five percent of patients diagnosed with pancreatitis - a ...

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  7. UNMC says donation will strengthen public health focusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | WBNS

    An Omaha couple has donated $1 million to create an endowed professorship at the University of Nebraska Medical Center focused on public health.

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  8. Senators back study of cannabis extract for seizuresRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | Washington Times

    Nebraska lawmakers gave initial approval Monday to a measure that would allow certain patients who suffer from severe seizures to use a form of marijuana as part of a medical study. Senators by a vote of 33-1 approved the bill by Sen. Sue Crawford of Bellevue to commission a University of Nebraska Medical Center study on the effectiveness of cannabidiol, a cannabis extract, in treating severe epileptic seizures.

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  9. Friend's close call in Iraq inspires man to become doctorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | WBNS

    ... the path to a recent Saturday, when he collected his medical school diploma from the University of Nebraska Medical Center. In a few weeks, he'll leave his west Omaha home with his wife, Sami, and baby daughter, Jean, and head east to Pittsburgh. ...

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  10. Teen injured in house fire near Highland Park Wednesday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | KETV-TV

    ... amount of thick, black smoke. The teenager was transported in serious condition to the University of Nebraska Medical Center for smoke inhalation. The teen was one of eight people who live in the residence, according to firefighters on the scene. ...

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  11. Siouxland teen pays it forward with hospital bags of joyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... and her family as well as donors. Parrott says she has already given 25 bags to the University of Nebraska Medical Center where she was a patient. She has 25 more bags that she will be giving out soon to hospitals looking to partner with her ...

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  12. Toddler's Bruises Due To Rare Genetic SyndromeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    ... in bruises. A simple fall would end with him in the emergency room. Tonight, how the University of Nebraska Medical Center was able to figure out the cause behind Henry Bevirt's pain. Kristi says it was tough. "My biggest fear as a parent was that ...

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  13. Next Omaha Science Cafe to focus on thyroid diseasesRead the original story

    Sunday May 10 | Washington Times

    The two experts are University of Nebraska Medical Center endocrinologist Whitney Goldner and head and neck surgical oncologist Russell Smith. The event is scheduled to begin 7 p.m. on Tuesday at the Slowdown, 729 N. 14th St. in Omaha.

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  14. 10 years later, Ferrysburg girl still thriving after triple organ transplantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    ... and a half years old. The family flew to Omaha where Jasmine underwent surgery at the University of Nebraska Medical Center . The family has since learned the donor was a little boy, but due to transplant protocol, much of the other information, ...

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  15. Electronic health records may not improve outcomes in ischemic stroke patientsRead the original story

    Monday May 4 | Science Daily

    ... editorial comment, John R. Windle, M.D., professor and chief of cardiology at University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska, said EHRs have not been shown to help achieve the Triple Aim of health care systems: improving the quality of ...

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  16. Bellerophon Therapeutics Forms Scientific Advisory Board For INOpulse ProgramsRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | Laboratory Network .com

    ... in the Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha Lewis Rubin, M.D., FACP, FCCP, FAHA, FRCP, Emeritus Professor of Medicine and Emeritus Director of Pulmonary and ...

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  17. UNMC taking part in project to determine specific treatments for cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | KETV-TV

    The University of Nebraska Medical Center is taking part in a project to determine specific treatments for cancer faster than ever before. DELIBERATELY CRASHED THE PLANE -- KILLING ALL 150 PEOPLE ON BOARD.

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  18. E-Health Records May Not Boost Stroke CareRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | MedicineNet

    ... a wake-up call that we should heed," writes Dr. John Windle, chief of cardiology at University of Nebraska Medical Center, in an accompanying commentary. Windle said electronic health records haven't been proven to improve quality of health care, ...

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  19. Shortage of city inspectors in OmahaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | KETV-TV

    ... projects," Davis said. "If you look out my window, I've got five tower cranes at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. I go across the river, and there just seems like miles and miles of buildings that all say Google on them. and their ...

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  20. Increased Epithelial Sodium Channel Activity Contributes to...Read the original story

    Monday May 4 | Circulation

    From the Department of Cellular and Integrative Physiology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha ; and Department of Cardiac Development and Remodeling, Max Planck Institute for Heart and Lung Research, Bad Nauheim, Germany . Correspondence to Steven C. Sansom, Department of Cellular and Integrative Physiology, 985850 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198-5850.

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