This fall millions will head to the polls to cast their vote in the mid-term elections, but they have another important choice to make as well: their health care coverage for 2019.

More than 2.5 million people in Louisiana will have the opportunity to select or switch t...

Remember when school lunches consisted of mystery meat, mystery vegetables, a peanut butter cookie and a  carton of milk? Of course, I jest--a little, but it is good to know that kids today are being served lunches that are not only more nutritious, but visually appeal...

Executive Chef Dirk Dantin of Rock-n-Sake Bar & Sushi and Savanna Latimer, Eat Fit Nola Baton Rouge dietitian, showed us how to rock a healthy diet during our August 1st Eat Fit Nola cooking segment featuring these exquisite and delicious menu items. Don't forget to vi...

With summer officially here, you may be rushing outside to enjoy the sunshine and warm weather. You should also be thinking about how to protect your skin. To help set the record straight on some common sun protection misunderstandings, we’ve dug into the research and...

We recently had the good fortune to be joined in the studio by Chef Marlon Alexander of Cru, a specialty seafood and cocktail bar located in the new  Pythian Market in downtown New Orleans.

Chef Marlon prepared a variety of dishes from their new EatFitNOLA menu, in...

Men’s Health Month is an opportunity to recognize fathers, grandfathers and great grandfathers, and the important role they play in our families’ well-being.

This annual observance is also a reminder of the many health challenges men face. These include lower life expec...

                                

  •  New plan with LCMC Health System to offer access to Tier 1 network of physicians who coordinate all aspects of a patient’s care 

  • “Total Cost...


 

  • Report quantifies poorer health outcomes among seniors in rural areas

  • Suicide rates are up 12 percent among seniors nationally since the 2014 edition

  • Social isolation is associated with poor health status and higher mortality, research shows

  • Utah i...

May 11, 2018

  • United Health Foundation has provided a $500,000 grant to the Louisiana Cancer Research Center to develop a coordinated strategy to improve care, support, and outcomes for the people of Louisiana.

Today, Governor John Bel Edwards was joined by Dr. Rebekah Gee, s...

If you haven’t seen your doctor lately, you’re probably unaware that you could have high blood pressure, which means your life is at risk. According to the American Heart Association (AHA), about half of American adults have high blood pressure, and most are unaware th...

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