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Why Should I Get the Flu Shot?

Getting the flu shot is the best way to protect yourself and your family from contracting influenza.

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Rehabilitation: Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy

Physical therapists vs. occupational therapists: what’s the difference?

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Tips for Preventing Falls in an Older Loved One

​As we are approaching the season of fall, let’s talk about a different type of fall: fall prevention.

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Rehabilitation: Adults & Physical Therapy

For adults, physical therapy is often a first-line conservative treatment to restore movement and function.

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Mother and Daughter Ochsner Employees Honored Among Top 100 Nurses of Louisiana

Mother and daughter, both Ochsner nurses, were each named to the 2016 Great 100 Nurses of Louisiana list. Read why nursing is a family tradition.

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Know the Warning Signs of Hearing Loss

Gradual or sudden hearing loss can significantly alter your ability to interact with people and often times make you feel disconnected from conversations. Learn the warning signs of hearing loss.

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How to Avoid Nipple Chafing While Running

It may not be the first thing people think of when going for a run, but for countless runners (mostly men), nipple chafing can lead to serious pain and suffering.

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You Have Pneumonia - What Does That Mean?

Don’t be alarmed, anyone can get pneumonia. Most recently, Hillary Clinton, the Democratic presidential nominee, was diagnosed.

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