Study: One-Third of Americans are Sleep Deprived

(UNDATED) – Nearly a third of Americans are getting inadequate sleep – including police offices, healthcare workers and truck drivers –  and it is getting…

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White House Drug Policy Office Awards Funds to Scott County to Prevent Youth Substance Use

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) – Today, the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) announced 150 new grants for its Drug-Free Communities (DFC) Support Program….

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USDA Presents Local WIC Agencies with Award for Their Efforts in Promoting Breastfeeding

(INDIANAPOLIS) – Six Indiana Women, Infants and Children (WIC) agencies have been awarded the Loving Support Award of Excellence from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)…

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Retreat Now Addiction Center near Henryville

(HENRYVILLE) – A former corporate retreat in southern Indiana has reopened as a drug addiction treatment center. The Wooded Glen Recovery Center started taking patients…

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Indiana Health Department Announces Second Flu Death of the Season

(INDIANAPOLIS) – The Indiana State Department of Health is reporting the second flu death of the season. According to the department, this is the most…

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October is Pregnancy, Infant Loss Awareness Month

(UNDATED) – October is recognized as Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month to provide support to the bereaved and honor those who have lost a…

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Enrolling in Marketplace Coverage for 2020 – What Do You Need to Know?

(INDIANAPOLIS) – The Indiana Department of Insurance reminds Hoosiers that open enrollment for 2020 Affordable Care Act (ACA) plans will begin on Friday, November 1,…

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New Data Shows 114,800 Youth in Indiana Have Obesity

(UNDATED) – In Indiana, 114,800 young people ages 10 to 17 have obesity, according to the newest data released this month. The obesity rate in…

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Red Cross: Healthy Donors Needed to Maintain Blood Supply

(UNDATED) – As influenza activity picks up this fall, the American Red Cross is urging healthy donors of all blood types to give blood or…

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US Food and Drug Administration Recognizes Consumers Use Homeopathic Drugs

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recognizes that consumers may use various types of unapproved drugs, such as homeopathic drug products, to treat or relieve…

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