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Your Heart’s Health

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women. A healthy lifestyle and annual screenings can help to lower the risk. Eighty percent of heart disease…

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How Does Your Heart Handle Stress?

Stress is a normal part of everyday life, but here’s how your reaction to it affects your heart.

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What to Do After a Heart Attack

Here are 4 important steps you can take on the path to recovery following a cardiac event.

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May is Hypertension Awareness Month

Do you know your numbers? To schedule an appointment with one of our Internal Medicine physicians, please call (225) 246-9240.

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6 Heart-Healthy Nutrition Tips

What you eat affects the health of your heart There are many factors that influence your heart disease risk. While you can’t control all of them, like family history or…

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Women’s Wellness: Peripheral Vascular Disease

BATON ROUGE, LA (WGMB) – Millions of Americans have it. It can be painful, and even fatal. “If you look at the statistics, there’s about a 40% cardiac mortality rate…

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Women’s Wellness: How to keep your heart healthy

BATON ROUGE, LA – It’s something we all have. It helps keep us alive, but if we don’t take care of it, things could turn deadly. In this week’s women’s…

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Blood Pressure & Hypertension

Hypertension, or high blood pressure, is a condition that affects about 1 out of every 3 adults. Routine screenings through regular checkups are very important for controlling hypertension and could…

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Women’s Wellness: Diabetes & High Blood Pressure

04/13/16 – Every Wednesday on FOX44 News at 9 p.m., hosts a segment focused on women’s wellness. This week we interviewed Dr. Todd Cooley, an internist at the Baton Rouge Clinic,…

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