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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.

April 13, 2016

 

Patient and doctor.

Billions In Unpaid Care For Alzheimer’s In Indiana

Over 110,000 Hoosiers are living with Alzheimer’s disease and over 330,000 unpaid caregivers are providing an estimated $4.6 billion in care.

April 5, 2016

 

A Fitbit activity tracker.

Ball State: Activity Trackers Not As Accurate As Advertised

In a new report, a research team examined how well the Fitbit and other activity trackers estimate calories burned and steps taken.

March 29, 2016

 

YMCA

Indiana Developed Program Is Eligible For Medicare Expansion

A diabetes prevention program developed in Central Indiana is being offered at YMCAs across the country.

March 25, 2016

 

Scott County was at the center of last year's HIV outbreak.

Noon Edition: Health In Indiana

This week on Noon Edition, we'll discuss the state of health in Indiana.

March 24, 2016

 

A VA Wakeman Clinic staff member helps a veteran make an appointment.

Staff Introduce New Wakeman VA Clinic To Veterans

Local veterans attended and were able to sign up for appointments at the clinic.

March 21, 2016

 

Patient bed

New Program Hopes To Expand Access To Child Hearing Aids

Hearing aids can cost up to $6,000 and they aren't always covered by insurance.

March 11, 2016

 

Flu vaccine being administered

Relatively Mild Flu Season Sees Spike In Cases

The rate of flu deaths has nearly doubled in the past month.

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