Some Indiana Beaches Along Lake Michigan Closed After Spill

(PORTAGE) — Some beaches are closed along Lake Michigan in northwestern Indiana after authorities say a chemical spill into the Little Calumet River caused fish…

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FDA Issues Proposed Rule to Require New Cigarette Health Warnings

The FDA issued a proposed rule to require new cigarette health warnings on cigarette packages and in advertisements to promote greater public understanding of the negative health…

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Don’t Forget Immunizations on Your Back-To-School List

(UNDATED) – The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) is reminding parents that immunizations are an essential part of getting ready to go back to…

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State Health Department Kicks Off OB Navigator Program with Roadshows

(FORT WAYNE) – The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) held the first of a series of community roadshows today at Ivy Tech Community College…

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FSSA Names New Leadership Team for the Division of Mental Health and Addiction

(INDIANAPOLIS) – The Indiana Family and Social Services Administration today announced that Zionsville resident Jay Chaudhary, J.D., will serve as the next director of the…

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IDEM Issues Recreational Advisory for Fairfax and Paynetown

(UNDATED) – The Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) has issued a recreational advisory after a recent sampling shows high levels of blue-green algae also…

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Indiana Region of the American Red Cross Announces New Service to the Armed Forces and International Services Manager

(INDIANAPOLIS) – The American Red Cross recently appointed Jeff Imel as the Indiana Region Service to the Armed Forces and International Services Manager. Imel began…

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Indiana Medical Providers Urged to Report Vaping Illnesses

(INDIANAPOLIS) — Indiana officials are asking health care providers to report any young patients with a history of vaping who unexpectedly developed severe respiratory illnesses….

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2019 Indiana Wellness Summit All About Employee Well-Being

 (INDIANAPOLIS) — Employers can learn powerful strategies for employee well-being while having a little fun at the 2019 Indiana Wellness Summit on September 17-18. The event,…

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Indiana gets $8.4M to Fight Opioid Epidemic

(INDIANAPOLIS) — A federal agency has awarded Indiana $8.4 million to help fight the opioid epidemic by boosting access to substance abuse treatment and mental…

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