Bloomington Health Foundation supports IU Health Bloomington with the largest gift in the organization’s history

BLOOMINGTON – Today, IU Health Bloomington and Bloomington Health Foundation announced a strategic partnership intended to uplift the health of Bloomington and neighboring communities through…

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FDA announces qualified health claim for magnesium and reduced risk of high blood pressure

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced today in a letter of enforcement discretion that it does not intend to object to the use…

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National Guard team helping at Greene County General Hospital

GREENE CO. – A six-member Hospital Recovery Support Team from the National Guard arrived at Greene County General Hospital Friday to help with patient care….

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Indiana to offer COVID-19 vaccine boosters to Hoosiers age 12-15

INDIANA – The Indiana Department of Health (IDOH) announced that Hoosiers aged 12 to 15 who received their second dose of the Pfizer vaccine at…

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Alzheimer’s Association Greater Indiana Chapter offers winter weather tips for dementia caregivers

INDIANA – Winter weather conditions — colder temperatures, snow and ice, and early darkness — can be particularly challenging and stressful for the 215,000 dementia…

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Indiana Department of Health announces changes to COVID testing operations

INDIANA – The Indiana Department of Health (IDOH) is making several changes to testing operations due to high demand and a national shortage of rapid…

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Tips for better sleep

INDIANA – People often overlook an important factor that contributes to good health – sleep. Quality sleep – or lack of it – affects nearly…

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Help for managing the “winter blues”

INDIANA – While there are enjoyable aspects to every season, fall and winter are the times of the year when some people struggle with symptoms…

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Historically low blood supplies, Red Cross urging donations

INDIANA – As holiday celebrations continue, the concern is rising for the nation’s blood supply, which has now dipped to concerning levels and could force…

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Surgeons providing latest innovations to patients

BLOOMINGTON – The IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians Vascular Surgery team showed their dedication to providing the latest innovations to patients in early December by implanting…

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