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Prevention & Wellness

What Is The Latest Mask Guidance?

Due to low vaccination rates across the country and the increase of cases primarily due to the rise of the Delta variant, the CDC updated their mask guidelines, which include guidelines for fully vaccinated people.

Conditions & Treatment

I Had COVID-19. Do I Still Need A Vaccine?

You may be wondering: Do I need to get the vaccine if I have already had COVID-19?

Health Trends

COVID-19 Vaccine: Fact Vs. Myth

With different reports coming out every day on the COVID-19 vaccines, it is easy to be confused by myths. Below, we go through 10 of the most common myths surrounding the COVID-19 vaccines and provide the facts.

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Women's Health

Cervical Cancer Survivor Celebrates 16 Years Cancer-Free

When Ochsner patient Kerry Blum went in for her routine Pap smear in 2005, she was in shock when she saw her diagnosis: She had cervical cancer.

Conditions & Treatment

Should I Be Wearing Orthopedic Shoes?

Orthopedic shoes can provide comfort and support for people with various foot conditions. And, they're a lot more stylish than they once were.

Food & Fitness

Curry Dip with Turmeric and Ginger Recipe

This creamy dip is bursting with flavor, thanks to ingredients that pull double-duty as anti-inflammatory agents including ginger, chili and turmeric.

Latest Update from Ochsner Health on COVID-19

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