Ochsner, GE Healthcare, and the Idea Village launch the “Wear Your Health” Challenge

Did you know that chronic diseases like diabetes, hypertension, and heart disease account for 7 out of every 10 deaths in the...

Got Poop Problems? Let’s Straighten Them Out!

For the majority of humankind’s existence, we have been squatting to eliminate waste from our bodies, that is, until...

Your Back to School Health and Nutrition Questions Answered!

As summer comes to a close and a new school year begins, three of our experts join us to share...

Eat Fit NOLA Dine Out Day on Aug. 19 Promotes Healthier Eating

Dine out at participating New Orleans area Eat Fit NOLA Dine Out Day restaurants on Aug. 19 and help support the...

3 Reasons Why your Teenage Daughter Needs to Visit the GYN

One of the most common questions asked by mothers of teenage daughters is “When should I bring my daughter in...

Best and Worst Options for Goldfish and Kid-Friendly Cheese Crackers

Check out which cheese cracker products on the market make the cut and which ones you should avoid.

Keep Your Bones Strong

As children we were told to drink milk to keep your bones strong throughout your life. But when your bones...

When Should I Consider Bariatric Surgery?

I often see patients who want to better manage their health and get in better shape healthwise. These patients often...

Students Who Serve

The University of Queensland – Ochsner Clinical School (UQ-OCS) students do much more than just spend time in the classroom and...