Category Archives: Health & Medical

Cabrini, Rapides Regional Recognized for Healthy Baby Efforts

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Cabrini and Rapides Regional are recognized for their efforts in giving babies a healthy start in life. This banner was Read More →

Local Health, Law Enforcement Participate in Ebola Exercise

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An Ebola exercise is done with local health and law enforcement agencies. It’s a tabletop test to see if each Read More →

Local Restaurant Recognized at First “Well Spot” in Alexandria

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The head of the state’s largest department, Health and Hospitals, is in Alexandria today. Secretary Kathy Kliebert is recognizing all Read More →

Peanut Dog May Help Girl with Severe Allergies

Every three minutes, a food allergy reaction sends someone to the emergency room. Research shows food allergies are on the Read More →

“Well Ahead” Program Unveiled Today

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A new program is unveiled to help the people of Louisiana make healthier choices. It’s called “Well Ahead” and it’s Read More →

Ride For Your Life Aims to Raise Motorcycle Awareness

The “Ride For Your Life” is Saturday to help raise motorist awareness of bikers on the road. It’s sponsored by Read More →

Avoyelles Head Start Classes Celebrate Food

Head Start classes in Avoyelles Parish are celebrating food. All week classes are taught by the Southern Ag Center about Read More →

State Police Sponsor Child Safety Seat Demonstration

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State Police sponsor another child safety seat demonstration. Today’s event was held at the Rapides Regional Medical Center. Three of Read More →

Victim Speaks Out at Heroin Summit

There is a resurgence of heroin in Louisiana and it has law enforcement officials trying to figure out what to Read More →

Help with Health Insurance Marketplace Enrollment

The Marketplace helps uninsured people get health coverage. You can generally only buy Marketplace Health insurance during the yearly Open Read More →