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March 10, 2017

 

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Statehouse Update: Senate Budget Hearings, Meningitis Vaccinations

The Senate kicked off budget hearings, a committee approved a college immunization bill and the Indiana House Speaker reacted to the federal health care bill.

March 8, 2017

 

Representative Ron Bacon (R-Chandler) watches a Senate committee vote on his bill to require college students receive a meningitis immunization.

Bill Adds Meningitis To Required College Immunizations

Rep. Ron Bacon's bill is primarily aimed at out-of-state students.

July 1, 2013

 

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Law Allows Indiana Pharmacists To Offer More Vaccinations

The goal is to make immunizations more available to the public and drive down health care costs.

June 8, 2013

 

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IU Study Finds Antibiotic That Stops Cocaine Withdrawals

An antibiotic that is also used to treat meningitis could be used to remove a neurotransmitter that triggers withdrawals from the brain.

October 26, 2012

 

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Indiana Files To Suspend Massachusetts Pharmacy’s License

The Indiana Attorney General filed a motion Friday to suspend the license of the pharmacy that has been linked to a nationwide meningitis outbreak.

October 22, 2012

 

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Indiana Meningitis Cases Rise to 38

The Centers for Disease Control have confirmed the number of meningitis cases caused by a tainted steroid have risen to 38.

October 19, 2012

 

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Indiana Law Firm Files Suit For Meningitis Outbreak

A Shelbyville law firm is suing the Massachusetts-based company that distributed tainted steroids responsible for the outbreak.

October 14, 2012

 

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Meningitis Causes Second Death In Indiana

Indiana has recorded 27 cases of meningitis caused by a tainted spinal steroid.

October 11, 2012

 

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CDC Reports First Death In Indiana From Fungal Meningitis

The Centers for Disease Control announced Thursday one person has died and 21 people have been infected with fungal meningitis in Indiana.

October 9, 2012

 

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Bloomington Hospital Did Not Issue Meningitis-Causing Drug

IU Health Bloomington says it did not purchase any of the spinal steroid that has caused meningitis in 11 Indiana residents.

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