The rate of youngsters at risk for obesity fell during the study, from almost 15 percent in 2010 to 12 percent overall in 2014, researchers from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Tuesday.
Abortions would be banned after 20 weeks under a bill that Republican lawmakers hope to pass Thursday and add to legislation already on its way to GOP Gov. John Kasich that would prohibit abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected.
The syringe services program, aimed at reducing the spread of HIV and hepatitis C, has had four clients since opening in November.
The group of business and hospital executives wants to lower the rate of Hoosiers who smoke. One goal includes increasing the tobacco tax by $1.50.
Indiana public health officials want health care providers to ask patients with hepatitis A symptoms if they’ve recently eaten recalled strawberries.
That’s just one of the food regulations that could be scrapped — or tweaked — in the new administration:
The nutrient is crucial for strong bones and may play a role in other health conditions, though that is far less certain.
On top of the basic premium, individual retirees making more than $85,000 and married couples with incomes above $170,000 pay an extra surcharge.
Four northeast Indiana and northwest Ohio teens took their own lives in less than a month. Thursday, one of them was laid to rest. His father hopes that by telling his son’s story, he may help prevent another death.
Several people we spoke to complained of respiratory issues, headaches, runny noses, and sore throats.
The therapy works by training the immune system to tolerate small amounts of peanuts.
A new study shows a wearable skin patch may help children who are allergic to peanuts by delivering small doses of peanut protein.
Cryptosporidiosis is a microscopic parasite spread through feces and human contact.
The American Academy of Pediatrics is calling for infants to be kept in their parents’ bedroom at night for six months to a year in order to lessen the risk of sleep-related death.
The data suggests most of the overdoses are accidental and involve opioids and involve people not typically thought of as drug abusers.
Indiana State Department of Health said there are several habits that can help to reduce a woman’s risk, such as avoiding tobacco use, maintaining a healthy weight and staying physically active.
New research suggests there may be better or worse times to exercise, and that extremes can trigger harm.
A new Indiana company is just one of a handful across the country that offers this type of at-home allergy and STD testing.
Two lawsuits ended in jury verdicts worth $127 million. Two others were tossed out by a judge who said there wasn’t reliable evidence that the talc in Johnson & Johnson’s iconic baby powder causes ovarian cancer. So who’s right? And is baby powder safe?
The approval comes nearly five months after the Food and Drug Administration and a panel of outside advisers panned the drug, saying there was little evidence that it helped.