IU Health experts talk about friendship and mental health

BLOOMINGTON – In recognition of National Friendship Day on Sunday, July 30, three IU Health Behavioral Health experts – Annie Cheek, LCSW, Drew Heckman, Ph.D.,…

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Statewide Employer Survey indicates limited progress on mental health, addiction efforts

INDIANA – A statewide employer survey from the Wellness Council of Indiana shows that while progress has been made in recognizing addiction and mental health diseases, too often support…

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Indiana schools will be equipped with life-saving AEDs

INDIANA – The Indiana General Assembly recently passed legislation that expands Indiana Code (IC) 20-34-8 (Indiana’s Sudden Cardiac Arrest Law) to include additional requirements and…

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IDEM extends today’s statewide Air Quality Action Day through Friday 

INDIANA – The Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) has extended the Air Quality Action Day (AQAD) forecast for today through Friday, July 28, for all…

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Free fans are available for senior citizens and a cooling center open in Greene County

BLOOMFIELD – The Greene County Health Department and Greene County Emergency Management Agency are teaming up to meet the challenge of this oppressive heatwave for…

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IDEM issues statewide Air Quality Action Day for Thursday 

INDIANA – The Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) has forecast an Air Quality Action Day (AQAD) for Thursday, July 27, for all of Indiana. Air…

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Medical experts focus on when to get out of the heat

BLOOMINGTON – Temperatures continue to rise in south-central Indiana, and local emergency departments could soon see an increase in heat-related issues coming through their doors….

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IDEM issues Air Quality Action Days for Monday and Tuesday throughout Northern Indiana

INDIANA – The Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) has forecasted Air Quality Action Days (AQAD) for Monday, July 24, and Tuesday, July 25 in parts…

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Lions members check vision at the 2023 Lawrence County Fair

BEDFORD – Thirty-seven members of the four Lawrence County Lions Clubs (Bedford, Bedford Noon, Mitchell, and Fayetteville Community) conducted vision screening at the Lawrence County…

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Get tested, know your status – Free HIV and Hepatitis C testing

BEDFORD – IU Health Community Health offers free HIV and Hepatitis C screenings at four different locations in Lawrence County. These rapid antibody tests only require a finger prick….

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