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Heart attack risks increase in pregnant women

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The risk of having a heart attack while pregnant increased 25 percent from 2002 to 2014. It's a startling statistic, and it's surprising considering women of child-...Read more

What patients and caregivers should know about MPS Therapy

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Innovations in pain relief treatments offer new hope for chronic pain sufferers. In some cases, MPS Therapy results in complete relief of patient pain.Read more


WATCH: Back-To-School conversations, drug dangers

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Rodney Bussell is a behavioral health educator with Community Health. He shared some tips that parents can use to talk to their kids about drugs.Read more

WATCH: IU Health discusses salmonella

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On the health beat on WTHR Weekend Sunrise, IU Health Registered Nurse Mary Kay Foster talked about salmonella.Read more

How to prevent injuries from falls at home

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Falls are a common cause of serious injury and can happen even in the safety of your home. Here are places you're likely to trip or slip on your property and how you can...Read more

How memory care innovations improve patients' lives

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Alzheimer's disease is an emotionally and physically devastating condition that impacts millions of people. More and more techniques for soothing people with the disease...Read more

Lawmakers push for legislation to require educators to have suicide prevention training

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"Our son was probably one of the smartest people I've ever met.Read more


Tips for caregivers: When to consider senior living and how to find the right fit

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Deciding when to consider senior living options for loved ones can be difficult. Factors like age, health, emotional resilience and independence all affect not only when...Read more

Have the flu? To go or not to go to the ER

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When parents see a sick kid, they are understandably scared and asking what they should to.Read more