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Prevention & Wellness

Best Tips to Prepare for 2023 Hurricane Season When You Are Pregnant

Hurricane season is starting, and for pregnant women, it’s important to take extra steps to ensure everything goes smoothly.

Women's Health

What Are the Top Signs and Symptoms to Know if I Am Pregnant?

Each woman experiences pregnancy differently, and women experience various symptoms throughout pregnancy, some ranging from standard to uncommon. It is important to know the symptoms or early signs of pregnancy.

Mental Health

Decline in American Social Life Leading to Loneliness Epidemic

Research shows that loneliness has the same effect as 15 cigarettes a day in terms of health care outcomes and health care costs.

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Prevention & Wellness

Athletic Trainer Has Dual Roles As Healer and Confidante

Rebecca Appelt’s job as an athletic trainer requires long days and nights. The time she spends with her players make for a stronger bond on and off the court.

Conditions & Treatment

A Man with Down Syndrome Helps Care for Patients

Meet David Rice, an exceptional abilities patient with Down syndrome at Ochsner Health.

Conditions & Treatment

Woman with Parkinson's Disease Is Sewing Again Thanks to Deep Brain Stimulation

Deep brain stimulation can help Parkinson's disease patients get back to doing things they love.