Trump also wants Congress to pass legislation reducing the amount of drugs needed to trigger mandatory minimum sentences for traffickers who knowingly distribute certain illicit opioids, said Andrew Bremberg, Trump’s domestic policy director, who briefed reporters Sunday on the plan Trump is scheduled to unveil Monday in New Hampshire, a state hard-hit by the crisis.
Clark County’s needle exchange had been open each Thursday, for six hours, since it began operations in Jeffersonville in January 2017.
A company said Tuesday that its daily capsules of peanut powder helped children build tolerance in a major study.
More deaths were reported in Allen County than in any other county in the state with 17 confirmed so far for the 2017-1018 flu season according to the Indiana State Department of Health.
Diners can still ask specifically for cheeseburgers or chocolate milk with the kid’s meal, but the fast-food company said that not listing them will reduce how often they’re ordered.
McDonald’s will soon banish cheeseburgers and chocolate milk from its Happy Meal menu in an effort to cut down on the calories, sodium, saturated fat and sugar that kids consume at its restaurants.
Skeptics say the overall approach is underwhelming, and Trump risks being seen as an ally of the powerful pharmaceutical industry, not its disrupter.
Drowsy driving is a bigger problem than you may realize according to a new study. Drowsy drivers not only put their lives at risk, but everyone else on the road as well.
A senior administration official outlined the plan on condition of anonymity ahead of the release of Trump’s 2019 budget plan next week.
Gene editing is a more precise way to do gene therapy, and aims to permanently change someone’s DNA to try to cure a disease.
We sat down with two prominent Parkview Health experts for some Q&A on the flu.
A new clinic in Fort Wayne is helping some kids get the medical care they need without having to drive to Indianapolis.
Advocacy groups insist that overmedication remains a major problem, and want the pressure to intensify.
Nine of the deaths have occurred in Allen County according to the Indiana State Department of Health.
One of every 14 visits to doctors and clinics were for fever, cough and other symptoms of the flu. That’s the highest level since the swine flu pandemic in 2009.
Benefits experts speculated that this new company could create a virtual marketplace that makes shopping for health care as easy as buying a shirt on Amazon.
Last week, 1 in 15 doctor visits were for symptoms of the flu. That’s the highest level since the swine flu pandemic in 2009.
The resolution was approved Thursday without opposition and comes as 29 other states have passed laws allowing medical marijuana in some form.
Health officials say flu-related deaths in Indiana this season jumped to 79 as of last week, up from 50 the previous week.
Many groups are working on liquid biopsy tests, which look for DNA and other things that tumors shed into blood, to try to find cancer before it spreads, when chances of cure are best.