Many people think healing simply means to be freed of disease or injury, but this is not the type of healing I am referring to. The healing that will be expounded
Cholesterol is a type of fat that is found within the blood. The fat combines with calcium and other bad things to form plaque. This plaque hardens in the blood vessels and restricts the flow of blood. And over a ...
Foodies near and far traveled to New Orleans’ Champions Square for a sweet tooth start to the Mardi Gras season. It was the Fourth Annual King Cake Festival put on by Ochsner Hospital for Children on Sunday
It’s practically impossible to avoid the chemicals that are prevalent in everyday household goods, from water bottles to furniture and toys to personal care products and cosmetics.
The Question: I keep seeing scary articles and videos about how many germs we come into contact with every day, including particles of poop (gross!). Is this true?
You woke up this morning feeling terrible! You have a runny nose, sore throat, and even started sneezing. Now, you find yourself standing in the pharmacy aisle with a sudden
Gwyneth Paltrow is trying to sell you an egg to insert in your vagina even as doctors warn women not to try it.
Apple Cider Vinegar is used as an ingredient in the kitchen to cook a range of meals. However, this very basic substance, that is probably lying around in your cabinet, has some pretty amazing benefits for your hair.
Here’s one resolution you should check off early in the year: choosing a health plan if you don’t already have one. The deadline to buy a plan under the Affordable Care Act mandate is Jan. 31.
While it’s been well-established that happiness and positive thinking are good for your health, the question of whether a good attitude could actually help
Every major holiday comes with a party. The food that are presented might be a bit overwhelming if you are looking to stay on the healthier side of the plate. There are ways that you can cut out all the ...
On the surface, eczema may seem like an ailment that is more annoying than debilitating. But for the more than 20 percent of kids who struggle with it, the effects can be more severe
Regular use of statins is associated with a reduced risk for Alzheimer's, according to a study published in the journal JAMA Neurology on Monday. Statins are a class of drugs used to reduce low-density lipoprotein
"It wasn't easy, because people started dating in 10th grade, and I was scared," Chonco said, recalling his time as an otherwise sociable teenager in the South African state of KwaZulu-Natal.
Your health needs change from year to year. And, your health plan may change its benefits and costs each year too. That’s why it’s important to review your Medicare choices each fall.