No medical problem is insignificant to parents when it comes to their own child because we all want what is the best solution for him or her. Even a small cut on a finger sometimes can trigger fear among parents. So, it is only natural to fear the worst-case scenario when a parent hears, “Your child has scoliosis.
Partners in Wellness, new this year, is a joint group of women’s wellness professionals providing mobile mammograms (with appointment). Partners in Wellness will be scheduling the mammograms for women aged 40 and up. To schedule an appointment, contact Jennifer Green at JGreen2@ lsuhsc.
Hypertension, or high blood pressure, is defined as a systolic reading of 130 mmHg or higher and/or a diastolic reading of 80 mmHg or higher, according to the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology as of 2017.
“We are excited to receive these grant dollars that will allow the Airport Authority to increase the awareness of all that our regional airport has to offer,”Mayor Ollie Tyler said. “We will continue to compete for federal dollars for our city, and we are grateful for the support in these efforts from our congressional delegation like Sen.
allergies, many are misdiagnosed due to testing that isn’t called for. That can lead to unnecessarily cutting foods out of a child’s diet, which can negatively affect their nutritional health and lead to unnecessary food anxiety.
Artist Melanie Parent was afraid to step out of her front door, afraid to see what lay beyond her driveway, what was happening down her road. She struggled with fear and anxiety and barely left her house for several years.
Does your bed partner elbow you during the night to wake you up and tell you to turn over? Do you wake up after eight hours of sleep feeling as tired as when you went to bed? Is it just snoring that is your problem, or is your snoring so bad that you quit breathing? I’m asked this question in my ear, nose and throat practice almost every day.
The Sickle Cell Softball Tournament is the major fund-raiser for the Northwest Louisiana chapter of the Sickle Cell Disease Association of America. Director Lillian Bradford said this year’s goal is to raise $50,000. “If we can get the teams in here and have a good weekend, we can do it,” she said.