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Give Your Feet a Break During Holiday Shopping Season

The holiday shopping season is quickly approaching. This means hours of walking through the mall, standing in line and ultimately putting added stress on your feet. Here are some tips...

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Seven Tips to Monitor Your Kids’ Screen Time During the Holiday Break

To help distract a child's attention while busy with household tasks, easy sources of entertainment such as the TV can be a tempting solution. With the holiday break quickly approaching,...

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Choosing the Right Antihistamine During Allergy Seasons

Antihistamines can help treat allergy symptoms, such as sneezing, nasal itching, and runny nose.

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Renewed Efforts to Treat Lung Cancer Offers Hope for Patients

Did you know that lung cancer is the most common cancer worldwide? Despite the efforts of physicians and medical researchers, and the placement of warning labels on all cigarette packaging,...

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Ochsner’s O Bar Makes it Easier for Patients to Manage their Health

Ochsner Health System is the first in the country to introduce the concept of a ‘genius bar’ in a health setting. The O Bar shares physician-recommended health apps at its...

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How to Lead Your Kids Into a Healthier Lifestyle

Is it time for your Picky Eaters to start making healthier food choices?

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Syncing Our Bodies with Time Change

Twice a year, we have to adjust our internal clocks due to the time changes known as daylight saving time and fall back.

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Medications to Avoid if You Have High Blood Pressure

Some medications can cause rises in blood pressure, so if you have high blood pressure, it is wise to be aware of which medications can increase your blood pressure.

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