| Jan 10, 2012
| 8:26 AM
The one case of tuberculosis confirmed at Chambersburg Area Senior High School remains the only active diagnosis in the wake of 200 preliminary tests, Pennsylvania’s acting physician general said Tuesday afternoon.
Dr. Stephen Ostroff explained...
| Apr 12, 2012
Dr. Lester Breslow, the UCLA researcher who became known as "Mr. Public Health" because of his research emphasizing the beneficial effects of avoiding certain behaviors, such as smoking, overeating and failing to exercise regularly, has died. He was 97....
| Feb 21, 2012
| 1:41 PM
State health officials announced Tuesday that the number of measles cases has risen to 15. This most recent case shouldn't pose an increased risk, though, because the person had been in self-isolation since he or she was exposed to the disease.
| Feb 18, 2012
| 7:09 PM
RICHMOND – When Majorie was 8 years old in the early 1930s, she came home from school in the Texas community she grew up in to find her mother and a friend talking about a neighbor woman who had just died, leaving four children behind.
| Feb 19, 2012
| 12:09 PM
NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP) — The mayor of Noblesville says one of the city's employees has been diagnoses with measles.
That brings to at least 14 the number of cases of the disease in central Indiana's Hamilton and Boone counties.
| Feb 17, 2012
| 3:21 PM
Schools in Hamilton County are back to their regular schedules after what has been a long week full of students battling the measles.
"Just trying to stay on top of it," said Barry McNulty, Hamilton County Health Department.
McNulty said he and his...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 3:22 PM
The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) said health officials have reported a total of 10 confirmed cases of measles in Central Indiana following a case at the Super Bowl village.
The officials said the cases are all from Boone and Hamilton...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 7:25 AM
Noblesville Schools announced Monday that they have received a report of a student with a possible case of measles.
The announcement came after health officials confirmed 10 cases have been reported in Boone and Hamilton Counties. The outbreak follows...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 5:29 AM
On Tuesday, February 14, 2012 the State Department of Health released details of the 13 cases of measles across in Boone and Hamilton Counties, but the stretch of the sickness could have a broader reach than that.
“Other people need to be aware, if...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 1:25 PM
Indiana health officials have reported a total of 13 confirmed cases of measles in central Indiana, involving both children and adults. All confirmed cases are residents of Boone and Hamilton counties in Indiana.
The Indiana State Department of Health...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 12:57 PM
The Noblesville School district is telling parents of all non-immunized students to keep their children at home until after the measles outbreak passes.
More than 230 Noblesville students have never been immunized against the measles virus. That...