Our Health

Omaha OB-GYN

Omaha OB-GYN offers personalized care focused on women Melissa Dahir wishes more women realized they don’t need to suffer in silence. Dahir, nurse practitioner at Omaha OB-GYN Associates, P.C., specializes in treating health issues that are frequently difficult for women (and their doctors) to talk about. Pain during intercourse, vaginal […]

Jakopovics’ passion benefits kids and community

Photos by J. Leonard Photography Youth sports programs have exploded in the past few years with more kids competing now than ever before. That’s due in part to the rapid growth of school districts and thanks to parents and community leaders like Todd Jakopovic, President of the Elkhorn Youth Sports Association […]

Paleo Not Just A Fad Diet

The Paleo diet — you may have heard the term and think it’s just another low-carb, fad diet. But those who have made it a part of their healthy lifestyle will tell you it’s simply about eating “real food” like our ancestors did during the Paleolithic Era. The results can […]

Massage Therapy Offers Numerous Benefits

What was once considered a luxury, often during vacation, massage therapy is now a necessary part of overall health and well-being — similar to exercise and eating right. It is also affordable and available to anyone through membership programs. But not all massages are created equal, and Jamie Burrow, owner […]

Building Basketball Champions

Hoffman’s Hoops Academy helps athletes make it For more than a decade Brian Hoffman has trained kids of all ages how to become better basketball players. Whether first grade youth league teams or former Creighton University star Doug McDermott, he has helped players develop every aspect of their game from […]

Sleep Solutions

Omaha doctors share ways to solve sleep apnea By the time people see Dr. Ann Edmunds about their sleep apnea, the sleep disorder has usually been bothering them for weeks, if not months. The person with sleep apnea and their partner are likely sleeping in different rooms, and the partner […]

Yoga Lifestyle

One Tree Yoga’s passionate teachers bring out yoga’s many flavors Hanging from a wall rope, yoga students at One Tree Yoga exhale and deeply stretch. Yoga Karunta, as this new class is called, literally means “puppet yoga.” The wall ropes simulate the sense of being a suspended puppet, allowing students […]

Comforting Care

Male-centered clinics seek to lure reluctant patients: MEN   Research shows that when it comes to doctors, most men are quick to dodge any encounter. Three Omaha-area clinics are hoping to change that tendency by focusing on treatments and services related to men’s health. Specialty clinics like NuMale, a Wisconsin-based […]

Summer Skin Treatments

Experts share tips on keeping skin beautiful all summer long Kristen Hammes, Dreams MedSpa Village Pointe Aesthetic Surgery | Dreams MedSpa 17617 Burke Street, Omaha, NE 68118 (P) 402-596-4000   C.Q. Thompson, M.D., Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery Clarkson West Medical Center, 2727 S. 144th St., Suite 205 (P) 402-778-5555, cqthompson.com […]