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For 1st time, over half of people with HIV taking AIDS drugs

  LONDON (AP) — For the first time in the global AIDS epidemic that has spanned four decades and killed 35 million people, more than half of all those infected… Read more »

Food poisoning death at Indiana restaurant kept secret for months

CLARKS HILL, Ind. — Besides for a graying hairline and beard, Alex Zdravich did not look like a typical 66-year-old grandfather. He was in remarkable shape. “He was a health… Read more »

White Doctor Calls Black Patient ‘Aunt Jemima’ During Appointment

Lexi Carter visited her doctor James Turner, who is White, for a July 11 appointment. When he came into the examination room he called her “Aunt Jemima,” the outlet reported. “He had… Read more »

Stalled GOP Health Care Bill Would Have ‘Crushed Working-Class Blacks’

In a major blow to Republicans’ ongoing effort to dismantle Obamacare, Senate majority leader on Tuesday postponed a vote on a measure that would have rendered health care treatment unaffordable… Read more »

Stalled GOP Health Care Bill Would Have ‘Crushed Working-Class Blacks’

In a major blow to Republicans’ ongoing effort to dismantle Obamacare, Senate majority leader on Tuesday postponed a vote on a measure that would have rendered health care treatment unaffordable… Read more »

John Andretti tweets positive health news

INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) – Since his April announcement of his colon cancer diagnosis, John Andretti has been a vocal advocate for colonoscopy screenings. He’s even started a hashtag–#CheckIt4Andretti–to encourage as many people as… Read more »

PD: Rash of overdoses in Bloomington linked to potent heroin and spice mix

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — A rash of overdoses in Bloomington is being linked to a particularly potent synthetic heroin mixed with spice. The Bloomington Police Department responded to 10 overdoses between… Read more »

Prince Philip admitted to hospital to get treatment for infection, will miss queen’s speech

  LONDON (AP) — Prince Philip has been admitted to a hospital for treatment of an infection and will not be able to attend the queen’s speech, Buckingham Palace said… Read more »

Muncie man charged with murdering mother dies in jail

DELAWARE COUNTY, Ind. – The man charged with killing his mother in June 2016 died in jail. Deputies at the Delaware County Sheriff’s Office said Richard Franks was found dead… Read more »

Local firefighter has warning for parents after daughter nearly chokes on part from fidget spinner

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Fidget spinners have become a must-have toy for many central Indiana children, but they may be more dangerous than parents realize. Some of the parts are very… Read more »