A new look at health rankings for women and children finds Indiana inched up a spot from 36th to 35th out of 50 states.
In one area, Indiana still struggles. Maternal mortality in Indiana ranks 46th and the state’s infant mortality rate is 42nd.
The annual Health of Women and Children Report from United Health Foundation reflects numbers from 2016. Senior advisor Deenen Vojta says the data shows challenges that women in Indiana face.