The INDsider - Health & Wellness The INDsider - Health & Wellness http://theind.com/articles.sec-128-1-Health-&-Wellness.html Mon, 24 Apr 17 00:00:00 -0500 en hourly 1 <![CDATA[I Can See Clearly Now - Regular eye exams can catch serious issues early on, helping you avoid permanent vision damage.]]> I Can See Clearly Now - Regular eye exams can catch serious issues early on, helping you avoid permanent vision damage.
Regular eye exams can catch serious issues early on, helping you avoid permanent vision damage ......]]>
<![CDATA[After the Storm - Helping kids cope when the waters recede]]> After the Storm - Helping kids cope when the waters recede
Helping kids cope when the waters recede ......]]>
<![CDATA[NO-BRAINER - Endoscopic brain surgery is a quick procedure with less risk and a quicker recovery, and it’s finally available here in Lafayette.]]> NO-BRAINER - Endoscopic brain surgery is a quick procedure with less risk and a quicker recovery, and it’s finally available here in Lafayette.
For years pituitary tumors, no matter how small, meant an invasive surgery with two doctors and a recovery that wasn’t a walk in the park ......]]>
<![CDATA[AN APP FOR THAT - Acadiana moms can now download a smartphone application designed just for them.]]> AN APP FOR THAT - Acadiana moms can now download a smartphone application designed just for them.
My 39 Weeks’ game-like structure tasks its users with missions such as finding a pediatrician, attending prenatal classes, taking vitamins and visiting the gynecologist ......]]>
<![CDATA[HEALTHCARE HOMECOMING - Women’s & Children’s Hospital welcomes back Acadiana’s only board-certified pediatric surgeons and neurologist. ]]> HEALTHCARE HOMECOMING - Women’s & Children’s Hospital welcomes back Acadiana’s only board-certified pediatric surgeons and neurologist.
The Kids Speciality Center at Women’s & Children’s Hospital welcomes home several returning pediatric specialists later this summer, including Acadiana’s only board-certified pediatric orthopedic surgeons and a pediatric neurologist ......]]>
<![CDATA[Holding the Front Line - With a massive shortage around the corner, LGMC’s Nurse Residency Program aims to keep first-year nurses from fleeing.]]> Holding the Front Line - With a massive shortage around the corner, LGMC’s Nurse Residency Program aims to keep first-year nurses from fleeing.
When the last boomer punches out for retirement, more than 77 million people will have left the American workforce for pasture ......]]>
<![CDATA[The Power of Food - There is a big difference between a food allergy and food sensitivity, but there is an easy way to tell what’s ailing you.]]> The Power of Food - There is a big difference between a food allergy and food sensitivity, but there is an easy way to tell what’s ailing you.
Food allergies are on the rise. As researchers grapple with the why, those who suffer from food allergies deal with the consequences ......]]>
<![CDATA[Skin Matters - Free skin cancer screening]]> Skin Matters - Free skin cancer screening
On Saturday May 14, the Lafayette Community Health Care Clinic will host its fourth annual Skin Cancer Screening from 9 a.m. to noon ......]]>
<![CDATA[Skilled Hands - Doctors donate art skills ]]> Skilled Hands - Doctors donate art skills
The skilled hands of physicians took on a new meaning when Lafayette General Foundation hosted a special art exhibition and auction featuring the works of doctors and employees of Lafayette General Health ......]]>
<![CDATA[Zika Concerns - UL professor educates health pros.]]> Zika Concerns - UL professor educates health pros.
As concerns surrounding the Zika virus rise, one UL Lafayette nursing professor is joining the effort to educate professionals as the virus arrives in the states ......]]>