The strain, called H5N8, is similar to the influenza strain that has killed millions of chickens, turkeys, and other birds across the Midwest in recent months.
Kokomo-native Ryan White became the face of HIV in the 1980s, spreading awareness about the largely misunderstood disease.
The Indiana Board of Animal Health says they are seeing a decrease in the number of PED pig infections compared to this time last year.
The USDA has granted a permit for use of a vaccine that would help curb the Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus, a disease that has devastated Indiana pig farmers.
State health officials are warning of a potentially-fatal virus contracted by an Allen County resident.
The patient identified with the respiratory virus MERS is in good condition and is improving, health officials say.
There are currently 85 cases of chicken pox being reported and more than 100 are expected by the end of the week.
Thousands of deer in Indiana have contracted epizootic hemorrhagic disease, a virus that can be fatal to the animals.
Officials have identified West Nile in 30 counties around the state.
Officials at the Indiana Department of Health are advising Hoosiers to start getting their seasonal flu shots.