First West Nile Virus case of 2021 reported in Lake County resident

INDIANA — State health officials are urging Indiana residents to protect themselves from mosquito bites following the identification of the first West Nile virus case of…

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State partners with Gravity Diagnostics to expand COVID-19 testing

INDIANA — The Indiana Department of Health today announced it has partnered with Gravity Diagnostics to increase free COVID-19 testing across the state for Hoosiers impacted…

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Weis Markets recalls $7 Crab Cake Meal

UNDATED – Weis Markets today announced it has issued a recall for its in-store $7 Crab Cake Meal for not declaring milk as an allergen…

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FDA denies marketing applications for approximately 300,000 flavored E-Cigarette products

UNDATED – Following issuance of marketing denial orders (MDOs) to three companies for their flavored electronic nicotine delivery system (ENDS) products last week, FDA has issued MDOs…

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Division of Aging caregiver survey

INDIANA – Have you helped care for someone over age 55? The Division of Aging wants to hear from Indiana caregivers about what you need….

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Gov. Holcomb signs COVID-19 Executive Order

INDIANA – Today, Governor Eric J. Holcomb signed Executive Order 21-24. The Executive Order outlines directives to help manage the spread of COVID-19. The recent surge…

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Purdue researcher develops fast, accurate, and affordable COVID-19 paper-based test; clinical trials await

WEST LAFAYETTE – When the COVID-19 pandemic began and the technologies necessary to combat it came into focus, testing was immediately identified as being top…

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American Red Cross urging blood donations

INDIANA – As fall approaches, the American Red Cross urges eligible donors to help end the ongoing critical need for blood and kick off the…

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Vaccine Clinic at Washington Junior High Gym on September 8

WASHINGTON – The Daviess County Health Department, in partnership with the Washington Community Schools, will be hosting a free COVID-19 vaccine clinic for anyone 12…

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CDC issues health advisory not to use Ivermectin to prevent COVID-19

INDIANA – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a new health advisory reiterating that Ivermectin does not treat or prevent COVID-19. The drug, which…

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