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).
The new campaign enlisting posters, door decals, flyers and digital Wi-Fi messages at travel plazas also urges travelers to get tested for HIV.
The new center has state-of-the-art equipment and more than 90 rooms dedicated to research, clinical trials and more.
The meat had been in the freezer for several years before it was served last week. The pork roast students were served was dated from 2009.
Part of the school’s lunch regulations include that all children have a fruit, a vegetable a healthy snack from home and milk.
Opponents have argued that the bill could hinder drug-treatment efforts and create a legal defense for people arrested for possessing drug paraphernalia. But health officials repeatedly cited studies showing that needle exchanges are effective tools in curbing outbreaks.
The Food and Drug Administration is asking manufacturers to submit additional data about medical hand washes and sanitizers, including the long-term effects of their daily use on the skin.
A top official with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says health officials hope to use the lessons learned from their reaction to an HIV outbreak in southern Indiana as “a model response” for the whole nation in combatting future similar crises.