Needle exchanges are allowed under a state law approved in April amid an HIV outbreak centered in Scott County that’s the largest in state history.
People are encouraged to avoid getting mosquito bites by using insect repellents when outdoors.
The recalled patties were produced in May of 2015 and shipped to retailers in several states, including Indiana.
The Food and Drug Administration has issued warning letters to five distributors of pure powdered caffeine, saying the products put consumers at risk of illness or injury.
One more reason to watch the waistline: New research says people’s weight in middle age may influence not just whether they go on to develop Alzheimer’s disease, but when.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says it is the 12th case reported in the United States this year and fourth fatality.
The state launched its new Healthy Hoosiers Foundation on Thursday, which will provide funding for programs through the state’s health department.
A 2013 study from the CDC analyzed the health of 30,000 firefighters. It shows they are two times more likely to get cancers like mesothelioma than the rest of the population.
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The Indiana State Department of Health has said mosquitoes in at least 27 Indiana counties have tested positive for the virus so far in 2015.
About 20 Indiana counties could soon have needle-exchange programs in place or in the works to help prevent the spread of diseases such as HIV and hepatitis C among intravenous drug users, an infectious disease expert told a legislative panel.
Health screenings will take place for men and women at Parkview Field in the afternoon. No appointment is necessary.
Having a good neighbor tends to make life a little easier, but it’s not typically the difference between life and death. For one Ossian family, it was.
Infants are placed on a cooling bed, which, over a 72-hour period, chills the body to 95.9 degrees Fahrenheit, to help control swelling in the brain.
The state health department says mosquitoes in nearly 30 counties from the Michigan border to the Ohio River have tested positive for the virus this year.
The drug-resistant lice has shown up in at least 25 states, including Indiana.
The shift away from artificial dyes represents the latest chapter for food coloring in the U.S., which has had a rocky history.
Tests for E. coli began in early August after contamination concerns from summer flooding.
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.