March 20, 2023

Is it dangerous for my teenager to turn to TikTok for medical advice?

A licensed Ochsner Health psychologist weighs in on social media and the mental health crises for youth.
March 18, 2023

What is the healthiest sports drink in 2023?

As the temperatures heat up outside, Ochsner weighs in on sports drinks.
March 14, 2023

What are the best over-the-counter allergy medications for adults?

There is no magic cure for allergies. However, there are various types of allergy medications that can help control symptoms.
March 13, 2023

Make fitness your fortune with Thibodaux Regional Fitness Center

In honor of St. Patrick's Day, the fitness center is offering $17 enrollment for 5 days only!
March 13, 2023

How Does Daylight Saving Time Affect Your Health In 2023?

Even though the time shifts by only an hour during daylight saving time, the effects on the body can be noticeable! We will tackle the five most common questions about daylight saving and time change to help you adjust more easily.
March 12, 2023

The six top mold allergy symptoms in adults

Molds, which are a type of fungus, produce microscopic spores that usually aren’t harmful or dangerous. But you can have a reaction if you’re allergic to mold and you sniff enough of the spores.
March 8, 2023

Four ways to spring clean your diet

Spring is a great time to reevaluate whether you are keeping those New Year’s resolutions to eat healthier this year!
March 7, 2023

Eight natural ways to beat spring allergies

Runny nose, sneezing, itchy eyes and nasal congestion? Ochsner Health offers eight natural ways to prevent allergies from interfering with your life.
March 7, 2023

LDH launches Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month campaign to increase awareness and screenings

Colorectal cancer is highly treatable when caught early.
March 4, 2023

How Does Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Work to Regulate the Heart?

Ochsner explains how the procedure works to improve the heart’s function and efficiency.
February 28, 2023

Thibodaux Regional celebrates National Nutrition Month

Join Thibodaux Regional Wellness Education Center and take charge of your health!
February 26, 2023

Is it true that tattoos can increase your risk of getting skin cancer?

Tattoos have become part of mainstream culture, but what are the risks? Ochsner Health weighs in.
February 26, 2023

CIS Cardiologist Dr. Akshit Sharma answers questions and addresses myths about cardiovascular disease

As Heart Month comes to a close, local cardiologist Dr. Akshit Sharma, MD shares his knowledge about cardiovascular disease.
February 22, 2023

Register for free women’s Cardiac Social, Heels for Hearts

An expert panel of physicians and wellness experts will present and answer questions while guests enjoy a heart-healthy dinner from Dominique's Bistro, wine and signature cocktails.
February 21, 2023

Ochsner Eat Fit Challenges Louisianans to Go #AlcoholFreeFor40 and Measure the Benefits

This single lifestyle change can lead to better sleep, increased energy and improved focus within days.