Wellness


April 2, 2021

Is Loaded Tea Good For Me?

By Molly Kimball, RD, CSSD, Ochsner Health   Featuring an array of brightly colored teas with names like Tiger Tea, Sweet Tart and Wonder Woman, and […]
March 26, 2021

Ochsner Health Announces COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments Available in Bayou Region

Ochsner Health has announced COVID-19 vaccine appointments are available at the following mass vaccination locations:   Chabert Medical Center 1978 Industrial Blvd, Houma, LA 70363 Saturday, […]
March 21, 2021

TGMC Names LeCompte Physician Practice Clinical Service Line Administrator

Terrebonne General Medical Center (TGMC) has named Kirbie LeCompte, RN, to Physician Practice Clinical Service Line Administrator.   LeCompte was instrumental in her former role as […]
March 18, 2021

Ochsner Health Announces COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments Available in Houma

Ochsner Health has announced COVID-19 vaccine appointments are available at the following mass vaccination locations this week:   Chabert Medical Center March 18, March 19, & […]
March 18, 2021

Chabert Medical Center to host Drive-through COVID-19 Vaccine Event

Chabert Medical Center will conduct a drive thru COVID-19 Vaccine event this Saturday, March 20th from 8AM to 12PM, BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Please call 844-888-2772 to […]
March 12, 2021

CVS Health Adds 11 COVID-19 Vaccine Sites in Louisiana

In an ongoing effort to slow the spread of the virus and help communities reopen, CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) today announced that it will begin to […]
March 4, 2021

“Growing Up” helps preteens navigate changes

The team at Thibodaux Regional passionately strives to aid the community in every way possible, in sickness and in wellness. Too many people are afraid of […]
February 12, 2021

FEMA awarding Louisiana $19.7 Million for COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is awarding $19,687,594.72 in federal funding for the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals to assist in providing the COVID-19 […]
February 9, 2021

TGMC honors January’s Outstanding Scholar and Distinguished Athlete of the Month

Terrebonne General Medical Center is proud to honor student scholars and athletes each month as Outstanding Scholar and Distinguished Athlete. The awards are presented to juniors […]
February 5, 2021

Take Your Health to Heart: CIS highlights the importance of prevention, early detection

Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS) is celebrating American Heart Month this February by creating awareness on the importance of prevention and early detection.   Heart […]
January 30, 2021

The New COVID Variants: What You Should Do

By Katherine Baumgarten, MD and Sandra A. Kemmerly, MD   You might be hearing about the spread of new variants, or new versions, of COVID-19. In […]
January 23, 2021

Ochsner Health vaccine shipments drastically decreased; Hospital system no longer scheduling ‘first dose’ appointments

Ochsner Health released the following statement on Friday, January 22, regarding the Covid-19 vaccine: COVID-19 vaccine supply is a national concern, and Ochsner Health’s allotted vaccine […]
January 15, 2021

TGMC appoints Dr. William St. Martin as Chief of Staff, Dr. John Steigner as Vice-Chief of Staff

Terrebonne General Medical Center (TGMC) a nationally recognized and award-winning healthcare organization has appointed William St. Martin, MD as Chief of Medical Staff and John Steigner, […]
December 31, 2020

Driven by the COVID-19 Pandemic, Americans Resolve to Prioritize Health and Wellness in 2021 at the Expense of Their Finances

Key Findings Snapshot: Over half (57%) of Americans say health and wellness is their top focus area, up from 51% in 2019; less than one-quarter (23%) […]
December 24, 2020

Holidays Amid a Pandemic: Why it’s important to check on loved ones this year especially

For many, the holiday season is a time for memorable moments full of laughter and cheer among family and friends. For others, however, this season creates […]