The state’s infant mortality rate was 7.1 in 2013, meaning, on average, a Hoosier infant dies every 13 hours. Comparatively, the national rate was 5.96.
The Terre Haute man facing charges for knowingly infecting women with HIV made his first court appearance Tuesday.
The men are accused of distributing the painkiller drug linked to an HIV outbreak that's infected 170 people.
Data from Families USA shows if subsidies are withdrawn, Indiana's average $120-per-month health insurance premium would spike to an average of $438 per month.
Isiah Benford has been incarcerated in the Vigo County Jail on unrelated charges since April 26, 2014.
A new report from Trust of America's Health measures fatal injury rates across the country.
Vigo County Health officials say the recent HIV outbreak in Scott County raised an awareness that HIV does exist in Indiana.
The Indiana State Department of Health insists it is not leaving Scott County, the epicenter of the HIV outbreak, anytime soon.
Madison County is requesting approval for a needle-exchange program to prevent an HIV epidemic like the one that’s infected nearly 170 people in Scott County.
Four of eight insurers who sell plans in Indiana through HealthCare.gov have filed proposed rate changes that would lower the price of their insurance plans.