April 1, 2016 01:26 PM
A willing missionary, a miracle baby ...
March 16, 2016 03:45 PM
In the very best conditions Nika had a 5 percent chance of surviving her own birth. Her chance to live beyond that? So abysmal there isn’t a number to quantify it. She wasn’t born in a state of th ...
March 1, 2016 11:50 AM
Dr. Harold Chastant is still making house calls at 93 ...
Feb. 1, 2016 12:13 AM
A simple blood test at birth is what stands in the way of a death sentence for children like Anniston Bazar. The Lafayette 2-year-old diagnosed with Krabbe disease after a series of ambiguous symptoms, which began in her first few months of life, has ...
Jan. 28, 2016 12:00 PM
Barre pop up class at The Grouse Room ...
Jan. 7, 2016 10:16 AM
What's hot now in the world of fitness, for some, is actually quite literally hot. From hot yoga to the new spin on Pilates and amped up ballet moves to booty-centric workouts and fitness that lets you sit (not rest, mind you), your workout just got a ...
Jan. 7, 2016 10:11 AM
Drug-eluting stents are tiny mesh tubes that physicians use to prop open clogged arteries in order for blood to flow freely to the heart. The stents are usually composed of three parts: a metal structure, a drug coating that helps the body accept the ...
Jan. 7, 2016 10:04 AM
The St. Martin Parish School Board has just launched its first telemedicine clinic, called Telehealth for Tots, to provide easier medical access for students at rural locations via telecommunications ...
Dec. 1, 2015 02:53 PM
"There can be no bad pictures” just may be the mantra of a social-media influenced generation that’s perfected the selfie. The results: an increase in plastic surgery across the board from bigger booties to bigger lips. Doctors like local ENT/ ...
Nov. 2, 2015 11:59 AM
You can prevent Type 2 — and you can also manage the disease if it’s already creeped up on you ...

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