Ten years ago Monday, Jeffery Fisher had life-saving heart surgery thanks to Larry King.
It’s not as rare as you might think.
Both Indianapolis-based companies said Wednesday their decisions were based on fewer people than expected signing up for coverage and uncertainty over federal subsidies for the exchanges.
The Tippecanoe County Health Department has been trying to find a location for distributing the clean needles in an effort to curb the spread of diseases such as hepatitis C and HIV.
Friday was the deadline for small-scale cultivators to apply to compete for 12 available licenses.
Quincy-based Ermont Inc. has been selling cannabis-infused pizza for about three weeks to rave reviews.
Many people hit with a terrifying medical diagnosis like cancer also have to deal with another worry: whether the care will bankrupt them.
A study gives reassuring news for breast cancer survivors who want to have children. Those who later became pregnant were no more likely to have their cancer come back than those who did not have a baby.
Drugs are scoring big wins against common cancers, setting new standards for how to treat many prostate, breast and lung tumors. There’s even a “uni-drug” that may fight many forms of the disease.
Ohio legalized medical marijuana last year after Republican Gov. John Kasich signed a law authorizing doctors to recommend cannabis use for certain patients.
Attorney General Mike DeWine said the companies created a deadly mess in Ohio that they now need to pay to clean up.
A new study has shown that the cocoa in chocolate can be good for your heart. But as Kim Hutcherson explains, that doesn’t mean you should eat it all day long.
Whatever bill the Republicans write will lose if just three of the 52 GOP senators defect. That gives McConnell little room for error.
In a tweet Sunday night, the president calls for putting more money into the health care system. And he says he wants it to be “the best anywhere.”
The Food Safety and Inspection Service says the recall includes more than 8,000 cases of 16.6 ounce packages of “Eckrich Smok-y Cheddar Breakfast sausage, Naturally Hardwood Smoked.”
Premiums on average would fall compared with President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul — a chief goal of many Republicans — but that would be partly because policies would typically provide fewer benefits, said the report by the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office.
Remarks by a top U.S. health official have reignited a quarrel in the world of addiction and recovery: Does treating opioid addiction with medication save lives? Or does it trade one addiction for another?
Sepsis is the body’s out-of-control reaction to an infection. By the time patients realize they’re in trouble, their organs could be shutting down.
One in every 5 middle and high school students has complained of being bullied at school and the number of reports of sexual assault on college campuses has more than tripled over the past decade, according to a federal study released Tuesday.
Police say an Ohio officer suffered an accidental overdose after a drug arrest when he touched powder on his shirt without realizing it was the powerful opioid fentanyl.