Indiana’s health commissioner has approved a one-year needle-exchange program for a rural county at the center of the state’s largest HIV outbreak.
A southern Indiana county at the epicenter of the worst HIV outbreak in Indiana history is seeking state permission to implement a yearlong needle exchange program.
Scientists have figured out all the steps to make morphine and similar painkillers without using opium poppies, opening the door for home-brewed drugs and potential abuse.
The rise of the U.S. stem cell industry illustrates how quickly fringe medicine can outpace government oversight.
After an hour or so of instruction that includes spotting signs of a life-threatening overdose, the class of ordinary people leave with two vials of a prescription heroin antidote.
Concerns about health issues such as obesity, tobacco use and infant mortality prompted a move to return to a full-time position. Right now the position is 16 hours a week.
An initiative by the city of Bloomington has led to municipal employees in more than 30 Indiana cities and towns gaining access to transgender-inclusive health care benefits.
Doctors across the country have said they’re seeing people coming in for allergy treatments who have never had any problems before.
“If anyone needs a little motivation to not lay in the tanning bed and sun here ya go! This is what skin cancer treatment can look like.”
The Fort Wayne- Allen County Department of Health Residents is urging residents to prevent and eliminate mosquito breeding sites.
iberia is now free of Ebola after going 42 days — twice the maximum incubation period for the deadly disease — without any new cases.
Blue Bell Creameries knew there was listeria in one of the company’s plants as far back as March 2013, according to a government investigation.