The INDsider - Health The INDsider - Health http://theind.com/articles.sec-35-1-Health.html Sat, 19 Aug 17 00:00:00 -0500 en hourly 1 <![CDATA[Revived - New laser offers relief for women suffering from the loss of estrogen, particularly those treated for breast cancer.]]> Revived - New laser offers relief for women suffering from the loss of estrogen, particularly those treated for breast cancer.
New laser offers relief for women suffering from the loss of estrogen, particularly those treated for breast cancer ......]]>
<![CDATA[Just Breathe - New implant may be a game-changer for those battling sleep apnea.]]> Just Breathe - New implant may be a game-changer for those battling sleep apnea.
New implant may be a game-changer for those battling sleep apnea ......]]>
<![CDATA[All About the Smile]]> All About the Smile
In the world of cosmetic dentistry, the latest and greatest for getting a killer smile is coming from both a return to the basics and the use of cutting edge technology and better materials ......]]>
<![CDATA[Pill Paradox - We’re conditioned to believe if it’s prescribed by a doctor it’s OK, but opioids, while legally available, are as dangerous as heroin.]]> Pill Paradox - We’re conditioned to believe if it’s prescribed by a doctor it’s OK, but opioids, while legally available, are as dangerous as heroin.
We’re conditioned to believe if it’s prescribed by a doctor it’s OK, but opioids, while legally available, are as dangerous as heroin ......]]>
<![CDATA[HOT IN FITNESS - There is a lot of newness on the local workout horizon, so much so that what’s old is new again.]]> HOT IN FITNESS - There is a lot of newness on the local workout horizon, so much so that what’s old is new again.
There is a lot of newness on the local workout horizon, so much so that what’s old is new again ......]]>
<![CDATA[‘Telehealth for Tots’ Tackles Truancy]]> ‘Telehealth for Tots’ Tackles Truancy
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 ......]]>
<![CDATA[Today in very, very bad news]]> Today in very, very bad news
Hot dogs, bacon, cold cuts and other processed meats raise the risk of colon, stomach and other cancers, and red meat probably contributes to the disease, too ......]]>
<![CDATA[THE UNLIKELY PATIENT]]> THE UNLIKELY PATIENT
Without a risk factor in sight, Alexa John was diagnosed with breast cancer thanks to supplemental screening ......]]>
<![CDATA[HEALTH BRIEFS]]> HEALTH BRIEFS
Lafayette-based XstremeMD was recognized by ConocoPhillips as part of its Supplier Recognition Award program ......]]>
<![CDATA[A sunny screening]]> A sunny screening
The 4th Annual Free Skin Cancer Screening will be held on Saturday, May 2, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Lafayette Community Health Care Clinic ......]]>