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Healthy Louisiana: Paths to Fitness

But if you’re looking to start jogging or add a little beauty to your running routine, Louisiana has a number of parks and paths that offer joggers plenty of eye candy to keep their runs from getting dull. The following…

Louisianians of the Year

Each year, we comb the state in search of Louisianians who are doing great things at home and, potentially, around the country or even the world. We look for individuals who stand out in their professions, give back and represent…

New Year, New You

All too often, people make well-intentioned health or fitness resolutions at the start of the year, only to see these efforts fail. Why does that happen? Is there anything you can do to make your resolutions stick? SET REALISTIC GOALS…

Holiday Blues

Each holiday season, people are bombarded with images of happiness. It’s the season for smiles, families, laughter and Hallmark Channel movies about people finding true love. But for many people, this doesn’t match reality. If you feel lonely during the…

Ounce of Prevention

  While doctors have made great progress in keeping breast cancer patients alive, Louisiana still has the second highest death rate for breast cancer in the United States. It’s a source of frustration for doctors in the region. Dr. Everett…

Sun Safety

Protect yourself from the hot Louisiana sun this summer

Louisianians of the Year

Louisianians impacting their communities and industry on a local, national, and international level.


5 fabulous farmers markets throughout the state

Heart Health

Monitoring and managing risks for better prevention and treatment

Living Well

Resort style living for fun-and luxury-minded retirees

Sun Smarts

Protecting your skin is vital, especially in the summer

Healthy Hearts

An expert in Thibodaux weighs in to help with disease prevention.

New Beginnings

10 years post-Katrina, New Orleans welcomes a state-of-the-art hospital.

Our Guide to the 2013 College Homecoming Season

Fall means football in Louisiana. From LSU’s yearly pursuit of a national title to the pageantry of the Bayou Classic to the Division III battles of Louisiana College, Saturdays in the fall are a dream for Louisiana college football fans.…