Healthcare Topics

Six Common Organ Donation Myths Debunked

More than 121,000 men, women and children are on the national transplant waiting list. Unfortunately, there are not enough organ donors registered to give those in need a second chance at life. Did you know that the majority of myths related to organ donation are not true? Don’t let these myths confuse you. Here are the facts you need to know.

How to Stop a Stroke Before a Stroke Stops You

Learn the warning signs to look out for if someone is having a stroke and things you can you do to prevent a stroke from happening. Also, learn why programs such as Ochsner's ASSERT telemedicine program, located at Ochsner Medical Center in New Orleans, can be so valuable to patients who find themselves experiencing a stroke.

Posture Pointers

These simple posture pointers can make a major difference in the way you walk, look and feel.

3 Tips to Control Acid Reflux

Acid reflux often occurs when stomach acid washes up and irritates your throat. Learn some simple steps to help prevent acid reflux.