State Health Department partners with The Milk Bank to provide milk for Hoosier babies

INDIANA —The Indiana Department of Health has partnered with the Milk Bank to host milk drives to provide donor milk to Hoosiers babies. The infant…

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Monkeypox Update: FDA authorizes emergency use of JYNNEOS vaccine to increase vaccine supply

INDIANA – Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued an emergency use authorization (EUA) for the JYNNEOS vaccine to allow healthcare providers to use…

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Groundbreaking Alzheimer’s research revealed at Alzheimer’s Association International Conference

INDIANA – With more than 6 million Americans living with Alzheimer’s disease today, researchers are working tirelessly to advance science that will lead to earlier…

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Governor’s Public Health Commission releases recommendations

INDIANA — The Governor’s Public Health Commission has released its final report containing recommendations that ensure every Hoosier can access essential public health services regardless…

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CDC expected to ease Covid-19 recommendations, including schools, as soon as this week

INDIANA – The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is expected to update its guidance for Covid-19 control in the community, including in schools,…

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Substance use reaches 30-year low among Indiana youth, survey finds

BLOOMINGTON – According to a recurring survey, the past two years have seen some of the largest decreases in substance use among Indiana youth in…

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FDA Recognizes National Immunization Awareness Month

INDIANA – National Immunization Awareness Month provides an opportunity to think about how far the development and advancement of immunization science have come, and its…

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New patent-pending method mass-produces antitumor cells to treat blood diseases and cancer

WEST LAFAYETTE – A Purdue University chemical engineer has improved upon traditional methods to produce off-the-shelf human immune cells that show strong antitumor activity, according…

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CDC map shows 53 Indiana counties at ‘high risk’ of spreading COVID-19

INDIANA – On Monday, Aug. 1, 2022, more than half of Indiana was classified in the high-risk category for spreading COVID-19. The counties listed on…

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Indiana Department of Health Department provides Monkeypox update

INDIANA – The Indiana Department of Health (IDOH) announced today that a total of 45 monkeypox cases have been reported across the state between June…

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