| Aug 29, 2012
| 12:32 PM
-More than 1,590 cases of the virus are reported
-It's the highest case count through the last week of August since the virus was discovered
-Nearly half the cases are in Texas, and 31 people have died in that stateSixty-six...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 1:13 PM
Flu season has officially started and although most influenza cases don't begin to pop up till late October, doctors say September is a perfect time to get vaccinated. And that includes getting shots for your youngsters and teens.
This week, the American...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 7:50 PM
The sniffling and sneezing hasn’t kicked in yet, but experts are already warning people to get vaccinated for the flu early.
The vaccine has been delivered to many hospitals and clinics. After the 2009 swine flu outbreak, experts say the number...
| Jun 17, 2012
| 5:34 PM
If you raise livestock, you have hopefully, at some point, vaccinated them. But do you know the reason why veterinarians recommend that certain vaccines be given at certain times? Here is some insight into how the immune system works and the reasoning...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 10:49 AM
The number of people who have contracted a noncontagious form of meningitis linked to contaminated steroid injections soared to 105 Monday, the Centers for Disease Control and Preventionsaid.
The reported figure jumped by 14 people in one day, while...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 2:12 PM
An experimental treatment is offering new hope to patients fighting one of the most aggressive forms of brain cancer.
Researchers at Indiana University Health Neuroscience and the IU Simon Cancer Center are recruiting participants for a clinical study...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 8:29 PM
Biosecurity is a word that many people, even farmers, are unfamiliar with but it is critical to the health of a herd of livestock. The definition is, simply put, the practice of preventing the introduction of an infectious disease into a population of...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 11:40 AM
This super dominant dude has been all into me the last couple days. He has a primary partner/girlfriend, and has been chatting me up/calling me/texting me. So we get down to the STD conversation, and turns out he won't play with me, not because I have...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 2:55 PM
The CDC has sent Indiana its first shipment of flu vaccines, and providers across the state will likely start off with more safeguards as compared to this time last year. Area health officials, in the meantime, are urging families to get vaccinated early....
| Jan 30, 2012
| 4:58 PM
The exceptionally mild winter we have experienced this year, while nice, is not without challenges. Those of us who make our living outside do appreciate the mild temperatures, but we aren't very fond of mud. But as annoying as the mud is, the mild...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 3:41 PM
Fall allergy season is predicted to be the worst this year because of the drought.
The allergy season started between four to six weeks ago. Wishard Respiratory Therapist Jamie Lee said there has been an increase in ragweed, which caused people to...