WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) – Purdue is investing heavily in drug discovery, which is often part of a lengthy and expensive process. But the return on its investment could be very high, if the school develops a breakthrough drug.
INDIANAPOLIS (WLFI) – On Monday, Gov. Mike Pence sent a letter to President Obama asking him to work with Congress toward repealing the 2.3 percent excise tax on medical devices that was originally passed as part of the Affordable Care Act.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration says a new technical problem briefly prevented last-minute users from signing up on the government’s health insurance website. The new problem comes as traffic is surging on deadline day.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) – Tippecanoe County makes the top ten in a study ranking the state’s healthiest counties.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) – Indiana Blood Center, the state’s largest non-profit blood provider, has announced blood drives in the News 18 viewing area.
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner says he and top Senate Democrat Harry Reid have reached an agreement on legislation to forestall a looming 24 percent cut in Medicare payments to doctors.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) – Purdue researchers have developed a process to disinfect all kinds of produce without using water or soap.
MERRILLVILLE, Ind. (AP) — The town of Merrillville is taking steps to create the first veterans treatment court in Lake County.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has awarded $23 million for research being led by a pair of University of Notre Dame biologists that seeks to prevent malaria and dengue fever.
DETROIT (AP) — Graco Children’s Products has added more than 403,000 child seats to last month’s recall of 3.8 million to replace faulty harness buckles.