Wellness



January 6, 2022

Lafourche Parish COVID-19 Vaccination and Testing Sites

Looking for a COVID Vaccination and Testing site in Lafourche Parish? Louisiana Department of Health released the following Lafourche location list:   Lafourche Parish Public Health […]
January 3, 2022

New Year, New Me: Thibodaux Regional to Host Lifestyle Changes 8 Session Program

2022 is here, and if your new year’s resolution is centered around weight loss and lifestyle, Thibodaux Regional Health System is challenging you to lace up […]
January 3, 2022

MBPCC to Host Cancer Screening Clinic in Houma

Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center will host a cancer screening on Monday, Jan. 31, from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Sam’s Club located at […]
December 31, 2021

LDH provides guidance on what to do when COVID-19 testing is not widely available

As demand for COVID-19 testing soars and rapid tests continue to be in short supply statewide and nationwide, the Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) is sharing […]
December 31, 2021

Covid testing today: Local testing locations offer additional hours on New Year’s Eve

The following Covid-19 testing locations are open today:     Thibodaux Regional Health System   The Louisiana Department of Health is offering free Rapid and PCR […]
December 29, 2021

CIS Shares 4 Heart Healthy Resolutions for the New Year

When January 1st rolls around, it is almost always accompanied with a resolve to make this year better than the last, often in terms of health and […]
December 27, 2021

Crossfit HomeBrew to host 6 week Fitness and Nutrition Program

With Christmas behind us, and the New Year less than a week away, many are setting their goals for 2022. If your New Year’s resolution is […]
December 27, 2021

Firework Safety Tips for New Year’s Eve

By Sarah Champagne, DO   What would New Year’s Eve be without fireworks to help add sparkle to the night’s festivities? In order to help keep […]
December 23, 2021

Santa adds 40 special Ochsner NICU babies to the Nice List

‘Tis the season to spread holiday cheer! Having your baby spend time in the NICU can be hard and challenging, especially around the holidays. To bring […]
December 16, 2021

Healthy Eggnog: Best and Worst Picks

By Molly Kimball, RD, CSSD   Eggnog is a love-it-or-hate it holiday tradition – and those who love it really love it. If you enjoy it […]
December 16, 2021

How to Avoid a Holiday Heart Attack

By Carl (Chip) Lavie, MD, FACC, FACP, FCCP   More people have heart attacks in December and January than at any other time of the year […]
December 16, 2021

Christmas Tree Syndrome: Can you be allergic to your Christmas tree?

You’ve just returned home with your fresh Christmas tree, and the family is excited about getting it set up and decorated for the holidays. But after […]
November 17, 2021

Terrebonne General Health System Honors Fritz Rau, M.D., with the Golden Stethoscope Award

Terrebonne General Health System presented Dr. Fritz Rau, General Surgeon, with the Golden Stethoscope Award. The prestigious Golden Stethoscope Award is designed to publicly recognize a […]
November 4, 2021

Terrebonne General Health System Earns the Most Wired Recognition for Providing Leading Edge Technology

Terrebonne General Health System is proud to earn the 2021 CHIME Digital Health Most Wired recognition by The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME). Terrebonne […]
October 18, 2021

Join the Great American Smokeout on Nov. 18

Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS) is encouraging nicotine users to join millions of Americans in pledging to give up nicotine— for a few hours, for […]