The data is prompting state officials to recommend state-level obstetrics certification programs for hospitals.
Enterovirus D68 has been reported in eight states, including Indiana.
Sen. Jim Banks authored the bill and says there is not enough information about why only half of veterans with post traumatic stress disorder seek help.
The Centers for Disease Control reported only about 40 percent of Hoosiers are vaccinated for the flu.
Health officials say remember common safe hygiene practices when you pick up your favorite fair food and then head to the livestock barns.
Tobacco cessation efforts get $5 million in the current state budget, which is down from $8 million in the previous biennium.
The current budget passed by the House cuts $3 million from the health department's Tobacco Prevention and Cessation program.
The data show that the number of Hoosier children suffering from asthma has spiked in the last five years.
The report examines factors affecting newborns to children 5 years of age. Those include such things as healthcare, housing, and family structure.
Babesisosis attacks a person‘s red blood cells and if left unchecked can be deadly