| Sep 17, 2011
| 8:52 AM
White River State Park was a sea of red Saturday morning as more than 800,000 people participated in the annual American Heart Association Heart Walk.
It was the first year for a 5K run at the event and organizers said turn-out was impressive.
| Nov 11, 2011
| 1:04 PM
By Melissa Tewes
Special to The Herald-Mail
If you grew up in Maryland, seafood as part of your diet is nothing new.
Maryland is for crabs, but there are many other reasons to include seafood in your diet. Fish and seafood contain essential oils...
| May 24, 2011
| 4:59 AM
Only a few days of school are left, and two of those days are field trips. It is so much fun to watch the youngsters use their math skills to figure out the percentage of how many days equal actual classroom time.
With June almost upon us, I am sure...
| May 8, 2012
| 3:52 PM
Heart attack survivors may want to think about where they live. A new study by the American Heart Association shows that living close to a major road or highway might be bad for survivors' long term health.
The study claims that if the survivor lived 300...
| May 16, 2012
| 6:16 PM
Rosa Parks Edison Elementary Students planted the first American Heart Association Teaching Garden in Indianapolis Wednesday.
It was all made possible through the AMA and a $75,000 grant from the Glick Fund.
Educators hope the garden gives the...
| May 18, 2012
| 11:31 AM
Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels helped several young entrepreneurs sell lemonade at the Statehouse Friday afternoon in an effort to increase entrepreneurship.
As part of Lemonade Day, the governor joined Ethan Fedor, 9, Ellie Fedor, 5, Payten Morris, 12,...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 6:38 PM
February is American Heart Month and the Indiana Pacemates are helping students stay healthy.
The Pacemates joined students at Meredith Nicholson Elementary for their annual Jump Rope for Heart campaign Friday.
The goal is to raise money for the...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 5:43 PM
More than 1,000 women flooded the JW Marriott in a wave of red Friday.
They were downtown to attend the American Heart Association's annual Go Red for Women luncheon.
The event is expected to raise more than $600,000 to help fight heart disease and to...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 9:47 AM
Former surgeon general Dr. C. Everett Koop died this week at 96. During the Reagan years, he used the power of his office to wage war against the dangers of smoking. Now that he's gone, I'm wondering what he would he have done about the new public poison,...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 2:52 AM
A local man (we'll call Mr. Adams) and several others from our area, received what looked like a check in the mail for $1,330. The check was accompanied with a letter supposedly from "Honeywell Payments Systems Inc." Oxford, UK. Like so many others, Adams...
| Dec 2, 2012
| 3:24 AM
A lot of heart. HeartReach Michiana knows how to get to the heart of the matter. For several years this local group raised money for a national group for heart disease prevention education and to purchase portable automatic external defibrillator (AED)....