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July 20, 2016

 

stethoscope

Medical Schools Gets Creative To Snag New Geriatricians

The American Geriatrics Society estimates 300 doctors are immediately needed to make up for the shortage in Indiana.

July 6, 2016

 

Dr. Mark Gerdisch with a model of the human heart.

Indiana First In Country To Test New Heart Treatment

The medical trial in Indiana could revolutionize heart surgery, affecting an estimated 100,000 people in the United States each year.

June 29, 2016

 

doctor's tools

State Decides Against Lowering Medicaid Reimbursement Rates

The state recently announced it was cancelling the planned cuts and keeping 2016 rates in place.

June 24, 2016

 

Opternative

New Law Means Hoosiers Can’t Use Online Eye Exam

Opternative's CEO says he will fight an Indiana law that bans his startup from offering its services to Hoosiers.

May 25, 2016

 

A list of cleaning tasks sits on the bar of the Knickerbocker Saloon

Indiana’s Oldest Bar Snuffs Out Its Last Cigarette

Although research is still new, a growing number of scientists say there are environmental dangers that linger even after people put cigarettes out.

May 21, 2016

 

Open Streets yoga

American Fitness Index Ranks Indy Last In Nation

Indianapolis had an 11 percent drop in people who walk or bike to work and a decrease in the percentage of people who are in excellent health.

May 15, 2016

 

Vaping

Indiana Vape Shop Owners Say FDA Rules Will Shut Them Down

The FDA says the rules are aimed at improving public safety and curbing teen use, but vape shops say they'll kill the industry.

May 13, 2016

 

Blood vials

Indiana Lawsuit Seeks Destruction Of Newborn Blood Samples

The lawsuit seeks the destruction of all blood samples taken from newborns for disease screening.

April 29, 2016

 

Penitentiary

Report Links Parents’ Jailtime To Health Problems For Kids

11 percent of Hoosier children have a parent who has been incarcerated. A new report highlights the impact of a parent's time behind bars.

April 27, 2016

 

cancer screening

Indiana Slightly Below Average On Health Security Scores

This is the fourth year for the National Health Security Preparedness Index that was started by the CDC in 2013.

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