Categories Health Alerts

10 Jul West Nile Virus in Indiana

Health officials at the INDHS are cautioning Indiana residents about the risk of West Nile virus associated with mosquito bites. The virus has made its way to Indiana and therefore residents should take precautions in order to prevent mosquito bites

10 Jul Swine Flu Alert

Health officials have issued an advisory to residents in Indiana about the risk of contracting influenza following contact with swine. Please use caution when handling or interacting with livestock and practice safe hand washing immediately following

09 Jul How to Recognize a Stroke

Recognizing the symptoms of a stroke are as important as noticing the signs that someone may be having heart trouble. Strokes are time-sensitive injuries to the brain which require rapid recognition and treatment in order for patients to have the bes