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Don’t Let Swimmer’s Ear Spoil Your Summer Fun

Playing in the water or participating in aquatic sports brings these sounds to life and reminds us of our favorite summer pastimes. Keeping your family healthy is important and nothing...

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When Can I Put a Stuffed Animal or Blanket in My Baby’s Crib?

Dr. Patricia Granier shares recommendations for creating the safest sleep environment for your baby.

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Fireworks Displays Spark Safety Concerns

What would the 4th of July be without fireworks to help add sparkle to the day’s festivities? Follow these do's and don'ts to stay safe.

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Prepare your children for the future with youth soccer

Learn more about why soccer, the most popular sport in the world, is great for your children.

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Fetus Undergoes Surgery in the Womb

Meet Kolby. He underwent a life-changing surgery at Ochsner Medical Center to correct the myelomeningocele birth defect, the most serious form of spina bifida... 12 weeks before he was born. Ochsner's...

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Pharmacy Tips: What’s the Difference Between Over-the-Counter Pain Relievers and Fever Reducers?

When suffering from mild to moderate pain, patients have several over-the-counter (OTC) options for treatment.

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We’re Pregnant! Advice for First-Time Fathers

With Father’s Day around the corner, there are many first-time fathers preparing for this life-changing event. Hearing those two words, “We’re pregnant!” can trigger an emotional spiral that...

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Diving Into Pool Safety

Pool time is one of the most popular ways for families to escape the summer heat. Unfortunately, pool-related activities can be very dangerous for infants and small children. The CDC...

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