Pools are open and many schools are letting out for summer, meaning kids will be enjoying a lot of time in the sun. But a new report says 80 percent of sunscreen products don’t work to the level they claim.
His class project taught him some lessons about the importance of the many people who have made sacrifices over the years to protect the freedom of others.
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.
The remodel includes bringing all inpatient pediatric services to the same floor and adding private rooms and a family resource center.
The world’s biggest burger chain says it’s testing two breakfast bowls in Southern California, one of which includes the leafy green as an ingredient.
Healthier Moms and Babies’ annual event benefits Allen County low income families with high risk pregnancies.
The predictive tool also uses transportation, weather and population data in its measurements. It can make predictions on flu trends as many as five days into the future.
Indiana communities facing an HIV epidemic tied to intravenous drug use will have a way to implement needle-exchange programs under a measure signed into law Tuesday.
The university is now accepting applications for the fall of 2015 for its latest concentrations, Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) and Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioners (AGNP).