Category: Health

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Column: Treating an itchy encounter with poison ivy

Commentary by Anthony Russo, BS, PharmD, RPh, pharmacy team leader, Carmel Market District and Olivia Walker, Pharmacy Team Intern for Carmel Market District, Purdue PharmD Candidate 2019 Whether a seasoned outdoorsman or homeowner occasionally brought...

Certified health lifestyle coach and Fishers resident Linda Hoopes has founded Hoopes 4 Health out of Launch Fishers to help others focus on healthy lifestyles and healthy food plans. (Photo by Sam Elliott)

Fishers health lifestyle coach helping others

By Sam Elliott Linda Hoopes has amassed years of experience helping others lose weight, but the Fishers resident’s latest endeavor has her and her clients focusing on a healthy lifestyle and healthy food plans...

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Fire and EMS Dept. receives Gold Award

The City of Fishers’ Dept. of Fire and Emergency Services has received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline EMS Gold Award for the second year in a row. The award recognizes fire and emergency...

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May is National Drug Court Month

Commentary by Judge Gail Bardach, Hamilton Superior Court 6 The Hamilton Co. Drug Court is celebrating its successes as part of National Drug Court Month. Hamilton Co.’s Drug Court began in November 2010. While...

Members of the Fishers Mental Health Task Force met at city hall last month to discuss their progress on the group’s goals. (Photo by Sam Elliott)

Task force meets for quarterly progress reports

By Sam Elliott Members of the Fishers Mental Health Task Force gathered at city hall last month for their first quarterly progress meeting, led by Mayor Scott Fadness and Fire Chief Steve Orusa. “The...

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Boxers punching back at lupus

By Renee Larr Title Boxing Club in Fishers will host a fundraising event to benefit the Lupus Foundation of American Indiana Chapter May 21. Participants will pay a $40 donation and receive a one-hour...

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City launches Stigma-Free Fishers

With May being Mental Health Month, the city is introducing a new Stigma-Free Fishers informational campaign and pledge as part of the city’s collaborative mental health initiative. The Stigma-Free Fishers campaign will encourage residents...