Fayette County officials believe a needle exchange could reduce the number of Hepatitis C cases and prevent an HIV outbreak.
Two people have shown symptoms of TB after coming into contact with a student in Sellersburg who has a confirmed case of tuberculosis.
Governor Mitch Daniels was notified Thursday night that five Indiana counties hit hard by storms in February and March, would receive federal assistance.
Officials say residents should be wary of people going door-to-door collecting donations for victims.
Officials say utility companies are working long hours to restore access to water and electricity in towns hit by tornadoes last Friday.