Make your home page

This week’s health headlines

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — In this week’s health headlines, an unexpected change in the percentage of Americans considering a COVID-19 vaccine. And children missing a certain gene may be more susceptible to cancer. Plus, what kind of cat owner are you?

News 8’s medical reporter, Dr. Mary Elizabeth Gillis, D.Ed., is a classically trained medical physiologist and biobehavioral research scientist. She has been a health, medical and science reporter for over 5 years. Her work has been featured in national media outlets. You can follow her on Instagram @reportergillis and Facebook @DrMaryGillis.