Did you know that no two concussions are the same? Sports medicine physician Dr. Geoffrey Hogan shares what symptoms to watch for and when it is necessary to seek out a doctor.
Do you have aches in your back and neck that just won't go away? September is Pain Awareness Month, and physiatrist Dr. Erin Derbigny has some tips that could provide relief.
Have you ever considered weight loss surgery, but the idea of surgery scares you? Or, maybe you don't qualify but still need help with weight loss? Gastroenterologist Dr. Abdulhameed Al-Sabban tells us about a relatively new option that doesn't require surgery, but can still help you shed those extra pounds.
When your child develops a fever, naturally you would want to reduce the number with medication. Pediatrician Dr. Brannon Perilloux explains why a fever doesn't always require medical intervention.
New school year usually means new germs brought home. Have you ever noticed that your first sign of illness is usually a sore throat, before the rest of the symptoms arise? Family physician Dr. Clayton Runfalo explains why this happens.
It's back to school time, and parents can make a big difference in helping their children return with a healthy state of mind. Parents might think a year of highly publicized incidents would raise their kids' anxiety, but that's not always true. Psychologist Dr. Courtney Gunn encourages parents to talk to their kids about these subjects.
Is the joint pain you're feeling just a result of getting older, or from an actual injury? Sports medicine physician Dr. Sean Bradley shares what he sees with patients and offers tips on staying pain free.
If you are looking for a healthy way to jump start your morning, Savanna Latimer with Ochsner Eat Fit BR has you covered. From quick grab-and-go options, to a well balanced meal, there is something for everyone. Make sure to download the Eat Fit app for all of these recipes and more!
With Louisiana ranking as the second most unhealthy state in the country, you aren’t the only one struggling to lose weight. Ochsner Lifestyle and Wellness expert Jolie Thibodeaux- Relle says that getting healthy is more than a change in diet, it’s often a matter of changing our mindset.