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September 2, 2016
Breastfeeding Moms Aren't Getting Enough of This Essential Vitamin

Redbook, Aug. 31, 2016
Robert P. Heaney wrote in a previous report. "It must seem strange that on the one hand we stress that human milk is the best source of nourishment for our babies, and on the other seem to ignore the fact that human milk doesn't contain the vitamin D those babies need," he said. "Nursing mothers have so little vitamin D in their own bodies that there is little or none left over to put into their milk.”
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Minnesota and Midwest Factory Conditions Contract in August

Star Tribune, Sept. 1, 2016
“Business losses for [Minnesota’s] metal manufacturers and machinery producers more than offset gains for computer and electronic product manufacturers and food processors in the state,” said Ernie Goss.
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Trio of Weaker Economic Reports Precede Friday Jobs Update

Kansas City Star, Sept. 1, 2016
Creighton’s index for Kansas climbed to 47.6 from 47.0. Its Missouri index fell to 48.5 from 52.3.
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At Creighton, Author Will Speak About Health Care Around the World

Omaha World-Herald, Sept. 1, 2016
T.R. Reid, author of the New York Times best-seller, “The Healing of America,” will discuss what he learned from physicians around the world in a Sept. 16 talk at Creighton University.
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Get a Room: Higher Hotel Tax May Spawn Multiple Benefits

Allied News, Sept. 1, 2016
In addition, a Creighton University study reported by the Journal of Travel Research found “that the effect of higher TPS (tourism promotion spending) on tourism or employment growth depends on the existing level of tourism expenditures in the state.
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W Nursing Scholarship Will Honor Two Slain Nuns

The Dispatch, Sept. 1, 2016
Sister Held, 68 at the time of her death, was a Wisconsin native who graduated from Alverno College and taught before turning to social work and nursing. She served as a social worker in Holly Springs, and, before earning her master's at The W, received her bachelor of science degree in nursing from Creighton University in Omaha, Neb.
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Learn Trends that Impact Area Businesses at Tri-City Economic Forum

Kearney Hub, Sept. 1, 2016
Economist Ernie Goss from Creighton University will deliver the keynote State of the State. Goss is director of the Goss Institute in Denver, director of Creighton’s Institute for Economic Inquiry and editor of Economic Trends newsletter.
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Doane Names Director of Online Education

Lincoln Journal Star, Sept. 2, 2016
Doane University has named Andrea Butler as the school's director of online education, putting her in charge of a growing list of online programs. Butler holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Creighton University.
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