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Indiana House approves so-called 'abortion reversal' bill

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The Indiana House has approved a measure on a so-called 'abortion reversal' procedure despite concerns from both sides of the aisle that the method hasn't been sufficiently vetted.Read more

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Spotting the warning signs of Alzheimer's Disease

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More than 110,000 Hoosiers are living with Alzheimer's Disease and other forms of dementia. But there's a greater concern for African-Americans, who are twice as likely to develop late onset of the disease.Read more

What’s behind Indiana’s increase in child abuse reports?

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The number of Hoosier child abuse and neglect cases has risen consistently since 2011, according the Indiana Youth Institute’s annual KIDS COUNT in Indiana Data Book.Read more

'Exhausted': Shannen Doherty says she's completed her last day of chemo

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Shannen Doherty has been open in sharing her experience of battling breast cancer with her fans in recent months. She recently shared a new update: She has completed chemotherapy.Read more

Kids Count survey: 1 in 5 Hoosier high school students 'seriously considered' suicide

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The Indiana Youth Institute's annual "Kids Count" study is officially out, showing us some of the problems Indiana kids are facing.Read more

Group considers plans for grant to combat infant mortality

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Mental Health America of Lake County is considering how it plans to use the Safety PIN, or Protecting Indiana's Newborns, grant.Read more

Study: Tooth Fairy payouts nearing five bucks a tooth

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"The Original Tooth Fairy Poll," a national study by Delta Dental shows kids collected $4.66 per tooth last year, up from $3.91 in 2015.Read more

Draft GOP health care bill revamps Obama's health care law

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The 105-page measure largely tracks talking points that House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., unveiled last summer and a similar outline that GOP leaders recently gave lawmakers. The document is 2 weeks old, and GOP aides said it is subject to change.Read more

Dad-to-be shares emotional post about wife's decision to carry baby without a brain to term

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An Oklahoma couple's Facebook posts are going viral as they tell of a pregnancy journey few of us could fathom.Read more

IU reports mumps cases on Bloomington campus

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The school said that five cases had been confirmed since December.Read more