We are going to answer some big questions you may have about suntan lotion — an industry that rakes in 1 point 3 billion dollars every year. We have a reality check to put an end to assumptions about suntan lotions. ABC’s Cecilia Vega has our test and the surprising results.
KLAX ABC 31 News 7/3/13
You’ll be hearing a lot about health exchanges, as Obama’s Affordable Healthcare Act becomes the law of the land. Today, the Chamber of Commerce conducted a seminar on how these exchanges will work and affect area businesses.
These exchanges are intended to provide insurance for the uninsured and the under-insured.
KLAX ABC 31 News 6/18/13
The LSU Board of Supervisors has a special meeting scheduled for a week from today to consider a contract for moving Huey Long Hospital to England Air Park. The issue has twice been removed from the board agendas.
Governor Bobby Jindal is privatizing Louisiana’s public hospitals and shuttering the facility in Pineville, which is the oldest [...]
The celebration of life after cancer continues today at Rapides Regional Medical Center.
Patients, their families, nurses and staff are creating a beautiful silk banner. Local fiber artist Wendy Starn is supervising the volunteers. Nationwide there are observances to honor cancer survivors.
The Central Louisiana Arts and Healthcare project is also sponsoring this program. The [...]
CHRISTUS Cabrini Hospital is one of America’s 100 Best hospitals for treatment of stroke. This Medical Minute explores a very important part of stroke treatment – rehabilitation. Watch Now:
CHRISTUS Cabrini Hospital urges Central Louisiana to be aware of stroke symptoms during May, National Stroke Awareness Month. Watch Now:
The first of several community silk painting projects begins today.
These volunteers are creating beautiful panels that will be extremely meaningful to the women who help design them. They’re being created at the CHRISTUS Cabrini Cancer Center. And many will be seen by patients’ family members who are going to and from the Cancer Center.
A decision on moving the Huey Long Hospital to England Air Park is delayed… again.
In Baton Rouge, the LSU Board of Supervisors removed the issue from its agenda, saying talks are ongoing. However, an administration spokeswoman told the board, the Pineville hospital will not be shuttered until the operations are moved to England Air [...]
The World Health Organization is concerned about a new virus that it says could be a threat to the entire world. There are already 49 cases of this new strain of virus in eight countries.
Hollywood movies like “Contagion” are sobering reminders of the real threat of deadly viruses.
Reports of a new strain of a coronavirus [...]
A lot of people claim yogurt is really good for you. But there are a lot of brands on the market, and many different kinds.
When it comes to yogurt, variety is key. Low-fat, high calcium, Greek, plain, flavored, even sprinkled yogurts are full of good things, like protein, and nutrients.
“They keep us full for a [...]
Memorial Day weekend unofficially kicks off of the summer season. That means short sleeves and bathing suits.
If you’re in rush to get into shape, there is good news. Holly Firfer talks with a trainer about how to get the most out of your workout.
Fitness client Jean Exum is working hard to get fit for summer. [...]