For the second year, Brotherhood Mutual is partnering with FWSW to hold its own contest and get employees healthy.
Now school officials can use the database to determine what shots student need.
The state budget committee will vote in October whether to release the $25.5 million in state funds for the project.
One woman’s decision to share her story on Facebook about needing a kidney changed her life forever.
The confirmation Friday comes as the department investigates reports of diarrheal illness in three northern Indiana counties.
Adams says county officials have submitted a comprehensive plan for combatting the hepatitis C epidemic.
The Indiana Youth Survey determined that fewer high school students are using tobacco products. However, one in four of the state’s 12th graders had used an e-cigarette.
In response to customer feedback, the company said earlier this year that it would replace the aspartame in the drink with another artificial sweetener that has less baggage.
Things began as normal as any other day, but in a matter of seconds, Ryan Alma’s health declined drastically and in a week he was hospitalized with a life threatening illness.
The university will hold an outreach program in October and offer the first of three injections needed for the vaccination to students and the community.
The heavy flooding of June and July is over, but many fields across the state are still trying to dry out.
It’s the fourth consecutive summer in which the intestinal infection cyclosporiasis has been reported in the United States.
More than 44 percent of the state’s teenage girls have received the full dose of the HPV vaccine, compared to 60 percent nationwide. Indiana is among the top 10 least-vaccinated states for teenage boys.
The number of people treated with STDs has gone up, and some studies blame the use of social media apps that make it easy to anonymously have sex.
Technology for devices that help the heart work has improved a lot in the last few decades. Some say that’s where the future of the transplant industry lies.
Smartphone apps are the latest tools to emerge from the intersection of health care and Silicon Valley, where tech companies are also working on new ways of bringing patients and doctors together online.
The new car seat features an alarm that sounds when a child is left in his seat after the ignition is turned off.
Federal taxpayers invested nearly $5 billion in startup grants to the states, expecting that state markets would become self-sustaining.
Anthem, based in Indianapolis, is currently the nation’s second-largest health insurer, while Cigna ranks fourth in terms of enrollment. Anthem Inc. specializes in selling individual coverage and insurance to workers of small businesses. It also has grown its government business, which includes Medicare, Medicaid and coverage of federal employees.
Even during the current outbreak which affected 15 states, about 10 trade partners banned poultry imports from the entire U.S.