Alzheimer’s group plans community forum in Columbus

COLUMBUS – The Alzheimer’s Association Greater Indiana Chapter will be holding a community forum in Columbus on Tuesday, May 2 at 2:30 p.m. at Mill…

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FDA orders recall of lettuce kits due to possible listeria contamination

INDIANA – Fresh Express Incorporated is voluntarily recalling a limited quantity of three varieties of already-expired branded and private-label salad kit products produced at the…

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Red Cross and PEANUTS®: Be Kind, Give Blood in April

INDIANA — April is National Volunteer Month, and the American Red Cross is celebrating the millions of people who volunteer to give blood, platelets, and plasma…

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Philips Respironics recalls certain reworked DreamStations CPAP, BiPAP machines for risk of inaccurate or insufficient therapy

UNITED STATES – The FDA has identified this as a Class I recall, the most serious type of recall. Use of these devices may cause…

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Celebrate National Public Health Week with smoking cessation resources

BLOOMINGTON – Only five states have a higher percentage of tobacco use than Indiana. Help make a change this National Public Health Week and share resources…

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American Heart Association offers tips to inspire activity and enhance well-being

INDIANA — One in four U.S. adults is sitting for longer than eight hours each day, and this lack of activity is bad for mental…

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Senior Fair, presented by Vertical Home Health, hosted by 1340 WBIW, 105.5 WQRK, 102.5 LiteFM is scheduled for Wednesday, April 19th at Sherwood Oaks Christian Church

BEDFORD – The Senior Fair, presented by Vertical Home Health, hosted by 1340 WBIW, 105.5 WQRK, 102.5 LiteFM is scheduled for Wednesday, April 19th from…

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FDA approves first over-the-counter Naloxone nasal spray

INDIANA – Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Narcan, 4 milligrams (mg) naloxone hydrochloride nasal spray for over-the-counter (OTC), nonprescription, use – the…

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Three tips for talking to healthcare professionals about memory and cognitive concerns

INDIANA – Today, there are more than 6 million people 65 and older who are living with Alzheimer’s dementia, with 110,000 in Indiana, according to…

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Results now available from the Community Voices for Health in Monroe County team

BLOOMINGTON – After 30 months of diligent work, the Community Voices for Health in Monroe County (CVHMC) team has wrapped up the project. The initiative was…

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