The flu season is only halfway over and already there have been more deaths associated with the illness than in each of the previous 10 years.
This year’s flu vaccine is doing a pretty crummy job. The poor showing is primarily because the vaccine doesn’t include the bug that is making most people sick.
As predicted, this year’s flu vaccine is doing a pretty crummy job.
Indiana is launching a campaign to lower infant mortality in the state. Doctors say an Indiana baby dies every 13 hours.
Lutheran Health Network announced free enrollment fairs to help residents sign up for health insurance.
Not only do more Americans have health insurance, but the number struggling with medical costs has dropped since President Barack Obama’s health care law expanded coverage, according to a study released Thursday.
Online services such as ZocDoc and InQuicker are enabling patients with non-life-threatening conditions to schedule everything from doctor’s office visits to emergency room trips on their laptops and smartphones.
The flu is not slowing down anytime soon. Thirty flu deaths were reported to the State Health Department in one week, bringing the total to 66 flu-related deaths this season.
A large majority of Americans support labeling of genetically modified foods, whether they care about eating them or not.
You can now check out health inspection records for restaurants and other places using your smartphone thanks to a new, improved Fort Wayne -Allen County Dept. of Health website.
A report from Health official says the percentage of flu-related illnesses reported by a statewide surveillance system fell to 4.7 percent last week from 8.2 percent the previous week.
Healthy habits are paying off for one Huntington family. Members of the Minick family say they’re eating better, exercising, and spending more time together.
It sounds like a joke to get out of being outside. “Oh, I’m allergic to the cold.” But, for people with cold urticaria, it’s no laughing matter.
The case centered on whether the girl is mature enough to determine how to treat her Hodgkin lymphoma, which she was diagnosed with in September.
The store temporarily closed and cleaned before reopening in November, but business hasn’t bounced back.
A government advisory committee made up of medical and nutrition experts is set to issue preliminary recommendations this month.
To the surprise of even health officials, it turns out that most deaths from drinking too much involve middle-aged adults — not teens or college kids.
We’ve heard it time and time again, but flu season is here early this year. The Centers for Disease Control says the flu has already become an epidemic in the U.S.
The flu is rampant in most of the country, and health officials say the season could peak soon.
Nebraska Medicine says in a statement that the unidentified patient will arrive Sunday afternoon aboard a private air ambulance.