July 1, 2009 12:00 AM
Lafayette Community Health Care Clinic stares down the storm. From left, clinic pharmacist Marlene Brantley, Becki Cobb, pharmacy tech, and LCHCC Executive Director Jeanette Alcon stock up for storm season. Photo ...
July 1, 2009 12:00 AM
Acadian Ambulance Service and Priority One EMS have joined forces in Southeast Texas. Acadian plans to assume the operations of Priority One EMS effective July 14. There will be no interruption of service, as all calls to Priority One EMS will be forwarded ...
June 3, 2009 12:00 AM
The fight against fluoridating Lafayette’s water supply rages on. Dr. Paul Connett Photo by Robin May Nothing brings together the tree-hugging left and the gun-toting right ...
June 3, 2009 12:00 AM
Heart Hospital of Lafayette was presented with the 2009 C.A.R.E.S. Designation Achievement Award by Jeffrey Tully, CEO of Medical Partners International. The acronym stands for Compassion, Attitude, Respect, Environment and Service. C.A.R.E.S. is a structured ...
May 6, 2009 12:00 AM
A group of local women took the Go Red for Women Personally Fit Challenge and won a new lease on life. The original Go Red for Women Personally Fit Challenge participants and trainers, pictured at right: Danielle Keeton ...
May 6, 2009 12:00 AM
Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center recently received full Cycle II accreditation status as a Chest Pain Center from a review committee of the Society of Chest Pain Centers. This three-year accreditation certifies that Lourdes demonstrated its ...
April 7, 2009 12:00 AM
A local dentist is part of an elite group of doctors using computer technology to successfully diagnose and treat TMJ sufferers. Dr. Craig S. Landry uses high-tech means to help his patients. Photo by Ooti Billeaud Having ...
April 7, 2009 12:00 AM
Dr. Patrick Moore, a family medicine physician, joined Southwest Medical Center’s medical staff. He recently opened Moore Healthcare Group at 3400 Moss St., offering treatment for illnesses ranging from coughs and headaches to more extreme injuries ...
March 3, 2009 11:00 PM
UL’s patented medical research uses magnetic fields to get life-saving medicine into sick cells without destroying healthy ones. In what should surely be filed under the category, “Why didn’t anyone think of this earlier?” patented medical research ...
Feb. 3, 2009 11:00 PM
Eleven Acadiana women take the Go Red for Women campaign’s first fitness challenge. Danielle Keeton, Kat Bergeron and Dawn Foreman of Personally Fit with AHA’s Laura Broussard (front); Suzanne Thibodeaux, Colleen Romero ...