| Oct 24, 2013
| 4:34 PM
You really should get a flu shot.
But if you get one at a drugstore, you might find yourself wondering whether they're playing fast and loose with people's insurance coverage so the company can score some extra cash.
Paul Rubenstein, 39, has faced...
| Dec 15, 2013
Philip Laible, Argonne National Laboratory: endurance bioenergy reactor. An endurance bioenergy reactor. Huh?
Most of us have seen one — in a movie.
In "Back to the Future," Doc barrels his DeLorean into the McFlys' driveway. "What are you...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 7:02 AM
A Lebanon man continued his recovery Tuesday. Police said Joseph Stapleton suffered bite marks up and down both arms and both legs after he and his dog were attacked by two other dogs Monday, March 26.
Stapelton told police he was walking his Yorkshire...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 12:52 PM
An Indianapolis boy is recovering after what neighbors and police describe as a vicious dog attack on the east side.
"I seen it and it was real bad," said neighbor Robert Poteet.
Shaun Gooch, 6, suffered severe injuries to his arm and lacerations to his...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 7:37 AM
Federal and state health officials are investigating a Salmonella outbreak in 19 states and the District of Columbia, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The CDC reports 90 people in 19 states and the District of Columbia have...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 5:30 PM
If you’re like me, you worry about any medicine you give your child let alone inject into their little body – whether it’s been around for a 100 years or it’s the latest cure all. I’m always leery.
So, I certainly...
| Dec 6, 2011
Federal officials are considering a possible nationwide crackdown on teen drivers to reduce the number of deaths on the roadways.
A recent report by the National Safety Council and the Allstate Foundation claims additional state guidelines will save 2,000...
| Dec 23, 2011
| 6:41 PM
After taking a call from a client recently about two dead dairy heifers, the logical first step in my investigation was to perform a couple of necropsy examinations. (Necropsy is the term analogous to autopsy when it's performed on an animal.) I had...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 3:19 PM
The State Department of Health is investigating a viral outbreak in Blackford County. Several people reported symptoms associated with the stomach flu or food poisoning.
"It was brutal, would be the best word for it," said Bill Bosworth, who came down...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 3:09 PM
According to Purdue University, 463 students haven't provided any proof they've been immunized against measles. It's something that could prevent them from enrolling for classes next semester.
Monday was the deadline for proof of immunization against...