What do you know about valvular heart disease and aortic disease? If both leave you scratching your head, tune in MONDAY at NOON for a #FacebookLIVE chat with Nebraska Medicine cardiothoracic surgeon Dr. Aleem Siddique. #HeartMonth
Do you know about our Pain Management Program? KETV NewsWatch 7's Julie Cornell KETV will show you how and why it can help so many people with chronic pain issues who have tried everything else.
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Why choose Nebraska Medicine for cancer care? This. 100 percent this. A MUST-READ for every patient, physician, nurse and staff member. Beating cancer truly takes a team. bit.ly/2lb64V8 #SeriousMedicine #ExtraordinaryCare

A letter to my care team: You didn’t know

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02/24/2017 at 21:47. Facebook
Our pediatric patients would rather be in school than the hospital ANY DAY. But they also love a good SNOW DAY! #FeelGoodFriday
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02/24/2017 at 18:09. Facebook
Winter is baaaaack. The cold, dry air can wreak havoc on the lining of your nose. Luckily, steps can be taken to lessen the effects. Nebraska Medicine ENT specialist Dr. Christie Barnes offers these quick tips: bit.ly/2lBPCAv.

How to Prevent "Winter Nose" - Nebraska Medicine

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02/24/2017 at 16:03. Facebook
Maintenance therapy for multiple myeloma patients has been shown to help delay the recurrence of the disease. Sarah Holstein, MD, shares an important update on the future of maintenance therapy. bit.ly/2lRXX3S

Lenalidomide Maintenance Following Autologous Stem Cell Transplant - Nebraska Medicine

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02/23/2017 at 23:00. Facebook
"This is a life-changing procedure." When Jim Arbuckle suffered the most severe type of stroke, he turned to the fellowship-trained endovascular neurosurgeons at Nebraska Medicine for a new surgery. bit.ly/2lAMuU6 #HeartMonth #SeriousMedicine #ExtraordinaryCare

Surviving a Stroke: Time is Critical - Nebraska Medicine

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02/23/2017 at 19:14. Facebook
In order to succeed at breastfeeding, mothers must have the correct information and tools. Nebraska Medicine's Labor and Delivery Unit is now able to deliver on that more than ever. bit.ly/2kRc1v5

Supporting and Encouraging Moms to Breastfeed - Nebraska Medicine

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02/23/2017 at 15:00. Facebook
Two years ago, Amber Vossler lost her mother to cancer. Knowing how difficult chemotherapy can be, Amber wanted to help other patients at Nebraska Medicine's treatment center. After collecting donations from family and friends, Amber received enough funds to create 55 care bags filled with blankets, water bottles, notebooks, inspirational magnets and much more. Amber, THANK YOU for making a...
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02/22/2017 at 23:06. Facebook
Our cancer team? INCREDIBLE. These are just a few of the faces who strive to provide #seriousmedicine and #extraordinarycare every single day.
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02/22/2017 at 20:48. Facebook
Amazing young women visiting our AMAZING pediatric patients! Big shout-out to Nebraska Miss Amazing for making Kylie Bush, a Nebraska Medicine multi-organ transplant patient, feel like a princess.
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02/22/2017 at 18:03. Facebook
Weight Loss University will be held from 5-6 p.m. on March 7, 14, 21 and 28 at Nebraska Medicine - Diabetes Center. This class is for individuals who need to lose 10-30 pounds of excess weight. Trim down your risk of developing diabetes and other weight-related diseases with a personal weight loss coaching class. Participants can choose a flat fee of $150 or insurance can be billed. On...
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02/22/2017 at 15:48. Facebook
We're setting the standard for stroke care with a new device and a new system for prioritizing stroke cases: [ Bit.ly Link ]

The stent retriever is being called a game changer in large-vessel stroke treatment

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02/22/2017 at 15:30. Facebook
“We work together, but that’s not what makes us a team. We respect, trust and care for each other – that’s what makes us a team,” says Laurie Stanley, vascular technologist.

When people think of cardiovascular disease, they often first think of the heart. Actually, the cardiovascular system includes all of the arteries and veins that extend throughout the body. The vascular lab performs...
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02/21/2017 at 23:06. Facebook
Our littlest patients are raising awareness in a big way! To celebrate #HeartMonth, volunteers knitted and crocheted red hats for infants at Nebraska Medicine. The Little Hats, Big Hearts campaign raises awareness of heart disease – the leading cause of death in women. Thanks to Live Well Nebraska for featuring a few of our NICU babies: bit.ly/2m5du0R.
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02/21/2017 at 19:54. Facebook
After being diagnosed with a rare form of cancer, Bruce Johanson traveled from Arkansas to Nebraska Medicine. He met with oncologist/hematologist Julie Vose, MD, who recommended a unique stem cell transplant. Four months later, Bruce has exciting news to share! bit.ly/2m4ENIE #SeriousMedicine #ExtraordinaryCare

Twin Diagnosed With Rare Form Of Cancer, Brother's Stem Cells Save Life

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02/21/2017 at 15:40. Facebook
"The day we call patients and tell them they’re going to get a transplant is the best day of their lives. It’s a surreal job we work in every day," says Nebraska Medicine transplant surgeon Dr. Arika Hoffman. bit.ly/2mhYtoq

Do you have a kidney to share?

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02/21/2017 at 00:10. Facebook
"100 percent. That's the main reason I want to go back to Omaha!" Brian Mastre WOWT explains why the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers baseball team is more excited than ever to defend their #CWS championship title. bit.ly/2kFxNSb #CCUinOmaha

CWS Champs and their strong connection to Omaha

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02/20/2017 at 22:13. Facebook
As the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers baseball team received their College World Series championship rings on Saturday, a special message was played from their biggest fans in #Omaha. bit.ly/2lfxkVP #CCU #CWS #RoadtoOmaha #CCUinOmaha
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02/20/2017 at 18:01. Facebook
Women and heart disease. Ladies, this is so important. Nebraska Medicine cardiothoracic surgeon Dr. HelenMari Merritt and nurse case manager Lindsey Ayles are here to answer your questions. #HeartMonth