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December 12, 2014

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Health Assessment: Marion County’s Health Must Improve

Homicide is the leading cause of death among 18- to 24-year olds in Marion County — three times the national average.

December 11, 2014

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House Passes Bills Seeking To Curb Military Suicides

One bill requires a third-party evaluation of suicide prevention programs within the Department of Defense and the Department of Veterans Affairs.

December 10, 2014

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Indiana Once Again 41st Place In Overall Health

Though the Hoosier state saw no change in its ranking, it did witness some decreases in behaviors such as smoking and binge drinking.

December 9, 2014

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New IU Research Could Better Treatment For Diabetes, Obesity

The research found that a new treatment combining three hormones into a single molecule can help lower blood sugar levels and address excess body weight.

December 8, 2014

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Indiana Workplace Injuries Reach Record Low

The department began recording the numbers as part of its Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses in 1992.

December 5, 2014

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Drug Task Force In Connersville Makes 24 Arrests

Task Force Connersville began operating Nov. 4 – it includes Connersville and Indiana State Police.

December 2, 2014

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IHSAA Reports 1,200 Head Injuries In Fall Athletic Season

This is the first year the Indiana High School Athletic Association has asked schools to report the data.

December 1, 2014

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Indiana Is 13th Worst For Flu Vaccinations

The State Department of Health recommends a three-pronged approach to fighting the flu: get a vaccine, cover coughs and sneezes, and stay home if you’re sick.

November 28, 2014

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Living Kidney Donors Can Help Ease Widening Gap

As the demand for donor kidneys increases, doctors say live donors could play a key role in saving lives.

November 26, 2014

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Panel Doesn’t Recommend Funding Alternative PTSD Therapies

A panel investigating whether alternative therapies for veterans with PTSD should be funded by the state released a report with their findings last week.

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