Parts of Indiana have witnessed an increasing number of heroin overdoses in recent months.
The Indiana State Department of Health is reporting 72 confirmed HIV cases believed to be linked to the intravenous use of a prescription drug.
The grant will go toward collecting and analyzing data on violent deaths across the state.
Enterovirus D68 has been reported in eight states, including Indiana.
According to Centers for Disease Control data released today, Indiana's vaccinations rates are good compared to the national average.
A recent survey from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention indicates 41 percent of teens text while driving.
New tests show an Illinois business associate of the first MERS patient did not contract the virus.
Employees who were in direct contact with the first U.S. patient identified with MERS have been released from home isolation.
The patient identified with the respiratory virus MERS is in good condition and is improving, health officials say.