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Bike Safety Guide (Infographic)

Before you start pedaling, it’s important to know the bike safety basics.

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Leave Fireworks to the Professionals This 4th of July

The nation’s emergency physicians urge you to celebrate Independence Day by using common sense when it comes to the potential dangers of fireworks.

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Exercising on Vacation: The Hotel Room Workout

Exercises to keep you on track, even when you’re traveling.

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4 Ways to Relieve Bug Bites and Stings at Home

Check out these helpful tips to treat bug bites at home.

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Stay Safe on the Water This Summer

Stay safe on the water this summer with these basic water sports safety guidelines.

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Zika Virus and Risk for Guillain-Barre Syndrome

What you should know about the connection between Zika Virus and Guillain-Barre Syndrome, a relatively uncommon, but serious neurological disorder.

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Festival Season: What to Pack

Pack your bag for a fun (and safe) festival season!

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Ochsner Flight Care, Navy Deployed to Assist Flood Victims

Ochsner Health System’s Flight Care Team and Navy were called to assist in the rescue efforts in Washington Parish last month where more than a foot of rain fell...

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