Priscilla Terrell is your Lawrence County Environmental Health Specialist

LAWRENCE COUNTY- Priscilla Terrell is the Environmental Health/Food Protection Specialist in Lawrence County. She inspects and ensures compliance with state regulations from every establishment that…

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Feeling overwhelmed as a parent: Knowing how to cope

INDIANA – This article is for you if you are a working parent, whether full or part-time. Have you ever just felt so overwhelmed that…

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Monroe County CARES hosts panel on substance misuse: Trends amongst Monroe County youth

BLOOMINGTON – Monroe County CARES will host a panel discussion on substance misuse trends seen among local youth on Thursday, March 28, 2024, from 5:30…

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FDA: Do not use Smartwatches or Smart Rings to measure blood glucose

INDIANA – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warns consumers, patients, caregivers, and healthcare providers of risks related to smartwatches or smart rings that…

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Why is Youth Sports Participation Decreasing?

INDIANA – Many factors impact sports and athletes today, including social media, participation cost, time commitment, and hyper-competitiveness. Anyone could argue that sports help kids…

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Indiana State Health Department to host statewide event

INDIANA – Public health advocates from across Indiana will gather at the Statehouse on Feb. 22 to celebrate public health’s critical role in Hoosiers’ daily…

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Planned Parenthood reminds men their doors are open to them

INDIANA — Planned Parenthood Great Northwest Hawai‘i, Alaska, Indiana, Kentucky (PPGNHAIK) is proud to announce it now has vasectomy services at four locations across Indiana. Beginning today, patients…

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Denzil Ross joins IU Health as South Central Region President

BLOOMINGTON – IU Health is excited to welcome accomplished healthcare and hospital administrator Denzil Ross as the new South Central Region President. “I am honored…

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Supporting your anxious teen through a panic attack

INDIANA – Anxious teens are vulnerable to experiencing panic attacks, which can be a frightening experience for both the child and the parent/caregiver. According to…

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Flu activity growing in some parts of US

INDIANA – After a few weeks of declines, some measures show that flu activity is growing in parts of the US. During one week last month, more…

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