Health Articles & Videos
Immunization Awareness Month

 Dr. Susan Bankston stresses the importance of the vaccines.  

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Blog Updates
Why Adults Need Vaccines, Too

Think vaccines are just for kids? Think again.

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Blog Updates
Have You Gotten the Vaccinations You Need?

    Not sure which vaccines you need? This should help clear up the confusion. With a recent resurgence in diseases like measles and whooping cough (pertussis), it’s time to…

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In The News
(WAFB) Doctors encourage vaccinations

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) – The runny noses, coughs, and sneezes are ramping up as the flu season takes hold in south Louisiana.   “The last couple of weeks we’ve…

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In The News
The Advocate: Louisiana sees major uptick in flu cases; here’s how to prevent, treat illness, experts say

By Charles Lussier | clussier@theadvocate.com Jan 2, 2018 – 6:39 PM The flu hit Louisiana in a big way in December, and medical professionals are worried that the early weeks…

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Health Articles & Videos
National Immunization Awareness Month

August is National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM) The goal of NIAM is to increase awareness about immunizations across the lifespan, from infants to the elderly. August is an ideal time…

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Health Articles & Videos
3 Things Parents Need to Know About Mumps

1.) What is Mumps? Mumps is a viral infection that is spread by respiratory secretions (i.e., coughing, sneezing). It most commonly causes painful swelling of the salivary glands, low-grade fever,…

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