Community shows love for second 'Heart Gala'
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Community shows love for second 'Heart Gala'

A sea of red dresses and red neck ties brightened the Oakley-Lindsay Center Saturday evening during the "Heart of Our Community Gala." Maureen Kahn, CEO of Blessing Health Services, said the fund raiser sold out at 400 tickets.

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Arizona lawmakers debate cap on children's health program

Advocates for a health insurance program for children from low-income families are pushing lawmakers not to let Arizona once-again become the only state to freeze enrollment in the program

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Sarpy County takes $1M step toward mental health center

Sarpy County commissioners have taken a $1 million step toward building a mental health crisis center

Year in space put US astronaut's disease defenses on alert
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Year in space put US astronaut's disease defenses on alert

Scientists find that astronaut who spent nearly a year in space had his immune system go on high alert

Trump gains weight, now considered obese; cholesterol down
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Trump gains weight, now considered obese; cholesterol down

President Donald Trump has tipped the scales and is now officially considered obese

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Anesthesia, if limited, can be safe for baby's brain

Study of 450 infants finds strong evidence that one episode of general anesthesia doesn't hurt a baby's brain development

Researchers find clues that depression may speed brain aging
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Researchers find clues that depression may speed brain aging

Memory and thinking skills naturally slow with age but now scientists are finding clues that depression might worsen the decline

Flu vaccine doing a relatively good job this season
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Flu vaccine doing a relatively good job this season

Health officials say the flu vaccine is doing a relatively good job protecting Americans this winter

Cancer death racial gap narrows, but still higher for blacks
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Cancer death racial gap narrows, but still higher for blacks

Blacks still die of cancer at higher rates than other Americans, but report says the gap is narrowing

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UN: Experts to develop oversight standards for gene editing

The World Health Organization is convening a meeting next month to develop global standards for the governance of gene editing, after a Chinese researcher announced he had created the world's first gene-edited babies