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Ochsner & New Orleans Saints Employee Surprise

On Nov. 29th, Ochsner commemorated one deserving nurse with a special celebration with help from the New Orleans Saints.

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Ochsner Doctor’s Note: Asthma Inhalers

Dr. Urrego reviews the most common types of inhalers and how they are used properly.

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Who Can Do CrossFit?

Despite its popularity and continued growth, CrossFit continues to be vastly misunderstood and controversial in the medical community.

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Cilantro Salad (Recipe)

Ochsner has recently partnered with Charles Mattocks, Celebrity Chef, Diabetes advocate and nephew of the late reggae legend Bob Marley on his diabetes documentary entitled, “The Diabetic You,...

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Don’t Let Holiday Decorating Become a Medical Emergency

Each year, emergency rooms across the country see a significant up-tick in visits during the holiday season. Remember to stay safe and accident free while decorating your home with cheer.

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New Guidelines To Prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

There are few things as tragic to the parents of a new baby as Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, or SIDS. Unfortunately, even with all that has been done in recent...

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Top 5 Trader Joe’s Food Finds

Registered Dietitian, Molly Kimball, lists her top five food finds at Trader Joe’s that are both unique and nutritious.

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Cancer During Pregnancy is Treatable

Although cancer in pregnant women is not common, it is not extraordinarily rare either. The good news is that treatments are possible

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