Indiana's latest influenza report shows the state has experienced 244 flu-related deaths this season, compared with 219 a week earlier.
The state will use money from the Children's Health Insurance Program.
From 2013-2014, 3 percent of Hoosier teens reported they needed treatment for alcohol or illegal drugs, and didn't receive it.
An amendment to legalize baby boxes didn’t get enough support to even take a vote on it.
The Indiana State Department of Health is helping provide free testing for residents of East Chicago after high levels of lead were detected in the soil.
More Hoosier women are choosing to abort pregnancies with the so-called “abortion pill,” even while the total number of procedures is decreasing in the state.
Most of the cases are linked to IV drug abuse, with the infection spreading through shared dirty needles.
The grant will go toward collecting and analyzing data on violent deaths across the state.
The legislation requires backup physicians to have proof of their admitting privileges on record with the state Department of Health.
New requirements for school entry are intended to stop spread of disease, and to calm nerves, after last year's outbreaks.