Majority of Indiana teens not getting HPV vaccinations

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.

STDs on the rise in Allen County

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.

Indianapolis based company Anthem buys rival Cigna

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.

West Nile found in Harlan

Crews have surveyed a half-mile radius looking for a possible breeding site and are treating standing water they see while out gathering samples.