Nov. 1, 2012 05:27 PM
Not-for-profit medical center is investing $52.5 million in additional upgrades. Not-for-profit medical center is investing $52.5 million in additional upgrades. By Wynce Nolley November 2012Lafayette General Medical Center is undergoing yet another ...
Nov. 1, 2012 05:24 PM
The work of the Lourdes Foundation can be seen through a number of health care outreach initiatives for Acadiana's poor population. The work of the Lourdes Foundation can be seen through a number of health care outreach initiatives for Acadiana's ...
Oct. 1, 2012 03:28 PM
The medical community debates whether breast self-exams are worth the time.Just how effective are self breast examinations when it comes to early detection of breast cancer and improving the mortality rate for women who contract it? The medical ...
Oct. 1, 2012 03:16 PM
Companies are beginning to see the real value in offering programs that keep their employees healthy. The bottom line on healthy employees is they cost less.That's the gist of an idea starting to take hold in the business world, as a growing number ...
Sept. 6, 2012 04:23 PM
First, it was a low-cal margarita marketed to women. Three years later, it's a full-blown Skinnygirl lifestyle encouraging healthy habits for ladies. First, it was a low-cal margarita marketed to women. Three years later, it's a full-blown ...
Sept. 6, 2012 04:18 PM
Opelousas General Health System has named Mark Marley chief executive officer. A Missouri native with more than two decades of executive-level experience, Marley began his work as OGHS CEO on Aug. 31, according to a release from the hospital. Opelousas ...
Sept. 6, 2012 04:07 PM
A year-long effort by Lafayette Surgical Specialty Hospital puts a dent in the half-million surgical site infections Americans are diagnosed with each year. Doctors, nurses and administrators at Lafayette Surgical Specialty Hospital can claim equal ...
Sept. 6, 2012 03:54 PM
What do you do when you are feeling bad but don't want to take the time to wait in a doctor's office? Many people resort to the Internet, where medical sites dispense advice with just a few strokes of the computer keyboard. What do you do when ...
Sept. 5, 2012 10:20 PM
What do you do when you are feeling bad but don't want to take the time to wait in a doctor's office? Friday, Sept. 7, 2012Written by Lisa Hanchey Dr. Indira Gautam What ...
July 31, 2012 04:01 PM
Women who make small changes in their health and habits can experience a multitude of lifelong benefits. August 1, 2012 By Amanda Bedgood When people say women are like spaghetti and men are like waffles, they're talking about how the fairer sex connects ...