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.
The makers of a pill intended to boost sexual desire in women will try again this week to persuade regulators that the drug warrants approval after two rejections.
McDonald’s is being forced to find new sources for eggs, while Whataburger is cutting back on how long it serves breakfast due to an egg shortage.
It’s National CPR and AED Awareness week. The American Heart Association wants everyone to learn an easy two-step CPR style.
None of those sickened was in critical condition.
Minute Clinic nurse, Emily Hurst, shared 5 ways parents can help get their kids ready for camp.
St. Joseph County health officials are seeking the state’s help to reduce the number of babies who never see their first birthdays.
In a statement issued Friday evening, the department said 24 laboratories in 11 states and two foreign countries are believed to have received suspect anthrax samples.
They developed the app “Abused Emojis” to reflect and extend the kind of work they do.
The $80 million facility will bring all outpatient cancer treatment under one roof.
Pools are open and many schools are letting out for summer, meaning kids will be enjoying a lot of time in the sun. But a new report says 80 percent of sunscreen products don’t work to the level they claim.