Local Community Leaders & Influencers:

  • Lincoln City Council:
    • District 1: James Michael Bowers— jbowers@lincoln.ne.gov
    • District 2: Richard Meginnis – rmeginnis@lincoln.ne.gov
    • District 3: Jane Raybould— jraybould@lincoln.ne.gov
    • District 4: Tammy Ward—tjward@lincoln.ne.gov

Cancer

Prostate Cancer

Heart Disease

  • Resources:
    • Bryan Health provides weight loss surgery, non-surgical weight loss, and LifeTracks Information sessions throughout the year. It also provides a free HeartAware Risk Assessment on its website.
      • (402) 481 111

Stroke

Diabetes

  • Resources:
    • Bryan Health offers Diabetes Treatment & Education Programs. You can schedule your appointment to speak with an educator at (402) 481 6305
    • They offer information on the following
      • Prediabetes
      • Type 2 Diabetes
      • Gestational diabetes

Pre-Diabetes

  • In 2015, 18.6% of men in the Lancaster County reported severe physical inactivity. Physical inactivity and obesity are the most common and significant indicators of diabetes.

*Suicide

  • In 2017, 221 men in Nebraska committed suicide. (Population: 958,131)
  • Age adjusted death rate: 23.67/per 100,000 (0.02%)

*Obesity

*state statistics