Health Articles & Videos treating seasonal allergies
Treating Kids’ Seasonal Allergies

Let’s be honest, we all love the South for its warm temperatures. We don’t love freezing cold weather– we much prefer the days when the sun shines endlessly, and it’s…

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Experiencing Hearing Loss

How do I know if I’m experiencing hearing loss? There are a few commonly experienced signs of hearing loss: Difficulty hearing conversations, especially in the presence of background noise Turning…

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Red Stick Moms Blog – Ask the Pediatrician: Treating Kids’ Seasonal Allergies

Let’s be honest, we all love the south for its warm temperatures. We don’t love freezing cold weather– we much prefer the days when the sun shines endlessly, and it’s…

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February is American Heart Month

What is the difference between coronary artery disease and coronary heart disease? Coronary artery disease refers to the pathologic process affecting the coronary arteries (the blood vessels of the heart)….

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WAFB: Dr. Susan Bankston on Enterovirus D68

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) – Baton Rouge health officials say two children have been treated at Our Lady of the Lake for Enterovirus D68. Officials add that there have been no…

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Are You Suffering From Heartburn?

Many people suffer from symptoms of heartburn and most associate the term with an upset stomach or burning sensation in the chest or throat. Often these symptoms occur as a…

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Botox Found as Effective Treatment for Excessive Sweating

Hyperhidrosis is a medical condition caused by a genetic defect that results in excessive perspiration. Localized hyperhidrosis refers to profuse sweating limited to certain areas of the body. This type…

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What Is The Difference Between Joint Pain And Osteoarthritis?

Have you recently been to your doctor’s office for a regular check up? Did you complain about some pain in your thumbs when you opened a jar or pain in…

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Swimmer’s Ear Is Common Summer Illness

The external ear is the site of many infections and inflammatory conditions. One of which causes a frequent troublesome malady called swimmer’s ear or diffuse external otitis. Swimmer’s ear usually…

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Causes of a Chronic Cough

Chronic cough is a very frustrating and aggravating problem. It may or may not be related to allergies. However, if we are persistent enough in our efforts, we can almost…

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