The program has had a good start, enrolling about 177,000 new participants since winning federal approval early this year.
The Indiana State Department of Health said Wednesday that 49 students and staff at Rock Creek Community Academy in Sellersburg, about 10 miles north of Louisville, Kentucky, have tested positive and five others belong to a church.
Summer can be a tough time for students who relied on meals provided by their schools, but thanks to summer food programs kids don’t have to go hungry.
New York City could become the first city in the U.S. to require a warning label on high-sodium menu items at chain restaurants, health officials told The Associated Press on Tuesday.
Federal health regulators say a highly-anticipated, experimental drug from Amgen significantly lowers bad cholesterol. But officials have questions about who should take the drug and whether to approve it based on currently available data.
Clark County Health Department administrator Mike Meyer said Friday the 48 positive skin tests for the bacterial disease don’t mean those students have diagnosed TB cases.
Officials say it’s too soon to seek state permission for a needle-exchange program.
It’s the first major advance in lowering bad, or LDL, cholesterol since the introduction of blockbuster statin drugs in the late 1980s.
The 163 confirmed cases and three preliminary positive cases are up from a total of 163 cases last week.
A new grief center in Fort Wayne opened by non-profit hospice care group Visiting Nurse is helping adults cope with the loss of a loved one.
The nine worst chain restaurant meals based on the number of calories as awarded by The Center for Science in the Public Interest.
Most of those affected have never sought treatment, according to a government survey that suggests rates of what’s termed “alcohol use disorder” have increased in recent years.