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Famous actor and prominent local doctor share common cause

Updated: 12/09/2011 - As parents most of us pray every day that our children will remain healthy and thrive. But for some children that's a tough order to fill, especially when they are born with a disorder for which there is no cure.

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HHS says no to over-the-counter morning-after pill

Posted: 12/07/2011 - The nation's health secretary says young teenagers cannot buy the Plan B morning-after pill without a prescription - a surprise move overruling her own experts, who were preparing to let it be sold on drugstore shelves like condoms.

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Rice still a source of arsenic in our diet

Posted: 12/06/2011 - Some important health news out Tuesday, a new study of pregnant women suggests rice continues to be a source of arsenic in our diet. The chemical occurs naturally in soil, but can also come from pesticides.

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New solution for women after a mastectomy

Updated: 12/06/2011 - Thinning hair, loss of eyelashes, no breasts. It's a reality many breast cancer patients face after chemo and a mastectomy. But with fat-grafting, patients can get their breasts back using their own stem cells.

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A new type of yoga has people flying high

Updated: 12/02/2011 - We all know working out can help boost your mood, but what about one that can make your spirits soar? A new form of yoga has students, literally, flying high.

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Study finds asthma increasing among Indiana adults

Posted: 11/30/2011 - Ball State University researchers say Indiana adults are suffering from asthma in record numbers and that Hispanics and blacks have the state's highest adult rates of the chronic lung disease.

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Sun therapy now available at Memorial Hospital

Posted: 11/15/2011 - Tuesday was a beautiful day in Michiana, but let's face it we've had some really dreary days and they can be depressing. But Memorial Hospital is helping out by offering free light therapy through their health discovery center.

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Terre Haute hospital 6th backing Marian med school

Posted: 11/14/2011 - Terre Haute's Union Hospital is investing $100,000 in Marion University's new College of Osteopathic Medicine, becoming the sixth Indiana hospital to back the institution.

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Ind. law on free birth control never implemented

Posted: 11/13/2011 - A 2005 Indiana law that would have provided free birth control to low-income women was never implemented because the state's social services agency failed to complete the process to apply for a Medicaid expansion program.

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Teaching your children about sexual abuse

Updated: 11/11/2011 - In light of the recent scandal at Penn State, now is a good time to think about how you would handle witnessing sexual abuse and how to watch for warning signs in your own children.

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Study: IU med school, hospitals boost Ind. economy

Posted: 11/10/2011 - A new study says biomedical research at the Indiana University School of Medicine and its partner hospitals pumped about $370 million into Indiana's economy in 2009.

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IU gets $9M federal grant for Alzheimer's research

Posted: 11/02/2011 - Indiana University scientists have been awarded a $9 million federal grant to continue their efforts to unlock the mysteries of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias.

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