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Vaccine Mandates, Pandemics and War

By Dr. George Voigtlander

It was 1775, George Washington and the Continental Army were in a war of attrition with the mightiest military force in the world, the British Empire.  Washington knew he had to take bold steps to win this war. At this . . .

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COVID 19 – Reflections, Moving to the Next Wave

By Kelly Findlay, Chief Nursing Officer

As we head into what appears to be the nation’s next wave of COVID 19 infection I turn and reflect on what healthcare has been through and where we expect it to go.  Since the beginning a lot of things have changed.  Some . . .

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Across The Wide Missouri

By Dr. George Voigtlander

There have been some disturbing new developments in the Covid pandemic.  In Missouri, just across the river from Southeast Nebraska, Covid cases and hospitalizations are increased, as are deaths.  While Covid cases and . . .

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To Vax or not to Vax, that is the Question!

By Dr. George Voigtlander

Since former President Trump launched Operation Warp Speed vaccine manufacturers have done an incredible job of taking already existing vaccine technologies and applied them to the Covid-19 virus.     . . .

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Vaccine Reaction

By Dr. George Voigtlander

Vaccine Reaction The first day of Pfizer vaccine administration in Britain seemed to go well overall.  The news did report that two nurses who received the vaccine had significant reactions to the vaccine.  The National . . .

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Vaccines and Mutations

By Dr. George Voigtlander

Vaccines and Mutations There has been a proposal from President-Elect Biden to release vaccine which had been held in reserve for giving second doses of the vaccination to healthcare workers and residents of long-term . . .

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More on the COVID-19 Vaccines #2

By Dr. George Voigtlander

There are currently 19 COVID-19 vaccines in various state of development.  This is great news for the world as the pandemic continues to spread. On Friday afternoon the CDC offered recommendations on who may and should not get the 2 . . .

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COVID-19 - Vaccine Reaction

By Dr. George Voigtlander

The first day of Pfizer vaccine administration in Britain seemed to go well overall.  The news did report that two nurses who received the vaccine had significant reactions to the vaccine.  The National Health Service (NHS) . . .

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COVID-19 - Why Vaccine?

By Dr. George Voigtlander

There have been two great things that have saved lives more than any glamorous medical “breakthrough”.  The first is sanitation, clean water, control of sewage borne contagion, and control of infections spread by the . . .

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More on the COVID-19 Vaccines

By Dr. George Voigtlander

On Friday afternoon the CDC offered recommendations on who may and should not get the 2 new COVID-19 vaccines. They recommended that people who have had severe allergic reactions to components of the vaccines not receive it. . . .

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Avoid the "Three C's"!

Governor Pete Ricketts launched a campaign to encourage Nebraskans to avoid the “Three C’s” to slow the spread of the virus: 1) crowded places, 2) close contact, and 3) . . .

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THEN AND NOW: COVID-19 Guidelines

We're now over six months into the COVID-19 pandemic. In that time, we've learned many hard-earned lessons. Leading scientists and scientific organizations have changed their recommendations multiple times over the pandemic. And . . .

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Wear A Mask To Protect Yourself And Others

  Please attach your file. Your Name: * E-mail: * File: * Comments: Wearing a mask is not only important, it’s life-saving. You may be a carrier of COVID-19 and be asymptomatic. . . .

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New Feedback Article

You will notice this section at the bottom of some articles but you may not know why it is there.  Well, when it's present, it means you are invited to give feedback on that article.  We don't ask for feedback on every . . .

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