The rate of flu deaths has nearly doubled in the past month.
Today at noon on Noon Edition we'll discuss the Avian Flu outbreak in Dubois County and how agencies are combating it.
Although health officials are saying food is safe to eat, Dubois County business owner Jennifer Schuetter is concerned her restaurant will be affected.
Hackers are gaining access to Hoosier health records and information by targeting health care providers across the state.
Indiana State Department of Health officials say flu activity in the state and across the country is currently minimal.
About 96 percent of the reported deaths occurred in those who were 50 years or older.
Experts say a vaccine-resistant mutation may be to blame for the rise in the number of flu cases this year.
Restrictions include not allowing people under the age of 18 to visit patients and keeping out visitors with the flu.
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.
Nearly two-thirds of this season‘s flu-related deaths have been among those between the ages of 25 and 64.