Wellness

June 25, 2022

Water Safety: Tips for Parents of Young Children

By Dana Fakouri, MD   When summer comes around, one of the best ways to beat the heat is swimming. Swimming is not only a great […]
June 25, 2022

Healthy and Refreshing Summertime Treats

By Molly Kimball, RD, CSSD   Now that summer is officially here, outdoor gatherings at the beach or pool are in full swing to help provide […]
June 23, 2022

CIS Shares Story of Bourg Woman Who Has a New Start for the Young at Heart

Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS) shared a story of a Bourg woman who recently visited the institute for a 30-day follow-up after having a high-risk […]
June 23, 2022

La Dept. of Health Region 3 Hosts Suicide Prevention Campaign Launch

Louisiana Department of Health Region Three is kicking of a Suicide Prevention Campaign and is celebrating the launch today, Thursday, June 23.   The Suicide Prevention […]
June 22, 2022

What Are the Symptoms of Dehydration?

By Sean Bradley, MD   In the summer, heat-related illness is a concern for those who are active outdoors. Here are some tips on staying hydrated […]
June 22, 2022

What Is Heat Stroke?

By Karly Lebherz, MD   Exertional heat illness, commonly known as “heat stroke,” is a major cause of illness and even death in young athletes. This […]
June 21, 2022

Golden Meadow Woman and Houma Man Earn TOPS® Recognition

TOPS Club, Inc. (Take Off Pounds SensiblySM), the nonprofit weight-loss support organization, has begun unveiling its top “royalty” from 2021 for 2022. Tillie Breaux of Golden […]
June 20, 2022

COVID Vaccination Events June 21 and June 25 in Larose & Napoleonville

The Louisiana Department of Health, Region 3, has announced upcoming COVID vaccination events Tuesday, June 21, and Saturday, June 25. On June 21, COVID vaccinations will […]
June 20, 2022

Tips to stay safe during this Extreme Heat

By Joshua Vallelungo, MD   With this month’s forecasted heat and humidity, it’s not unusual for the heat index to top 100 degrees. This type of […]
June 15, 2022

Jessica Daigle Named Terrebonne General Sunflower Award Winner

Terrebonne General Health System has announced the newest Sunflower Award Winner. Congratulations to Jessica Daigle! Jessica works as a Physical Therapist in the Rehabilitation Department and […]
June 14, 2022

Julie Leonard, RN, Announced as Recent Terrebonne General Daisy Award Winner

Terrebonne General Health System has announced that Julie Leonard, RN, is the most recent Daisy Award Winner. Julie Leonard, RN. Julie has worked in Terrebonne General’s […]
June 12, 2022

Chabert Women’s Clinic celebrates re-opening

Congratulations! Employees and Physicians at the Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center’s Women’s Clinic held a re-opening on Friday, June 10, in their new clinic located at […]
June 2, 2022

Hurricane Preparation: Healthy Eating Tips

No power? No problem. While candlelight and silence may be the makings of a romantic date night at home, a can of cold beans is an […]
May 30, 2022

Construction underway for Family Birthing Center at Ochsner St. Anne

Construction is underway on Ochsner St. Anne’s new Family Birthing Center which will include six luxurious private birthing suites opening soon.   The new rooms will […]
April 29, 2022

Thibodaux Regional Sports Complex Phase II Grand Opening is May 6 and May 7

It’s time to celebrate Thibodaux Regional Wellness Center’s Sports Complex (Phase II)! The center will be hosting a grand opening weekend that will include two days […]