Put your whole heart into quitting tobacco

BLOOMINGTON – Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. In honor of American Heart Month, take that first step to…

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Approximately 15 million American adults say their mental health gets worse around Valentine’s Day

INDIANA – With Valentine’s Day around the corner, BetterHelp, the world’s largest therapy platform, conducted a new survey in partnership with global research company Material, to…

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HB 1422 to create a state Dementia Care Specialist Program passes out of committee as volunteer advocates from across the state speak with legislators

INDIANAPOLIS – Dozens of volunteer advocates from across Indiana attended the 2023 Alzheimer’s Association State Advocacy Day at the Indiana Statehouse Tuesday – at the…

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Partnership will help 30,000 children learn healthy dental hygiene habits

INDIANA – Although it is largely preventable, tooth decay remains the number one chronic childhood disease in the United States. In an effort to educate…

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service announced its key 2022 achievements

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) today announced its key achievements in 2022 that further protected public…

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Report your at-home COVID-19 test result to MakeMyTestCount.org

INDIANA – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is updating its easy step-by-step guide to include information about reporting your over-the-counter (OTC) at-home COVID-19…

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USDA announces steps to improve child health through nutritious school meals

WASHINGTON – USDA Conversation on Healthy School Meals Roundtable, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced major initiatives at the U.S. Department of Agriculture that will support and enhance…

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FSIS Issues alert for frozen chicken korma with basmati turmeric rice products

UNITED STATES – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert for frozen chicken products due…

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Free, 24/7 virtual mental health care services will be available to IU students

BLOOMINGTON — With studies continually finding that more than half of college students meet criteria for depression or anxiety, Indiana University is further broadening access…

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Health officials award grant to Orange County for lead prevention programs

INDIANA — The Indiana Department of Health has awarded nearly $8.5 million in grants to organizations working to improve Hoosiers’ health as part of the Health…

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