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Quality Blue Primary Care Top Performers 2016-17

At the 2016 Quality Blue Primary Care (QBPC) Statewide Collaborative on Oct. 20, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana recognized doctors and clinics in the program with the highest…

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Women’s Wellness: Alzheimer’s

By Lauren McCoy BATON ROUGE, LA (WGMB) – Those are just some of the warning signs. It affects a person’s brain. It can be debilitating, frustrating and even deadly. “It’s…

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Women’s Wellness: Shingles

By Lauren McCoy BATON ROUGE, LA (WGMB) – It’s itchy and can be downright painful. “So, if you’ve had chicken pox, that virus goes to sleep in your system back…

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Women’s Wellness: Medication Safety

By Lauren McCoy BATON ROUGE, LA – Whether it’s for pain or anxiety or you are just feeling sick, there are a lot of different reasons for taking medication. “When…

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Women’s Wellness: Smoking Cessation

By Lauren McCoy BATON ROUGE, LA – It is one of the most addictive habits, and for women, 15 in every 100 women do it according to the Centers for…

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Women’s Wellness: Flood-Related Health Issues

BATON ROUGE, LA – The coughing and the sneezing, cleaning up after a flood can do a number on your health. In this week’s Women’s Wellness, I’m catching up with…

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Women’s Wellness: Fall Allergies

BATON ROUGE, LA – Allergies… for people who suffer from them, it can be irritating. We most commonly hear about spring allergies, but fall is less than a month away….

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Women’s Wellness: Eustachian Tube Dysfunction

BATON ROUGE, LA – The feeling of constant pressure in your ears, it’s not pleasant and can be pretty painful if you’re on a plane or even underwater. There is…

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Women’s Wellness: Weight Loss Surgery

BATON ROUGE, LA – There are a few different types of them from gastric bypass to a vertical sleeve. “The two that we often hear would be the Vertical Sleeve…

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Women’s Wellness: Fitness

BATON ROUGE, LA – According to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary, it is defined as “the quality or state of being fit.” “Fitness is basically physical well-being, which is two parts, I…

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