Scoliosis in children

It’s treatable – and today’s braces are much less noticeable than those in the past

A lighter take on shrimp Creole at Cafe B in Metairie

The recipe is by chef Chris Montero, who recently lost 25 pounds by eating healthy

New Orleans offers yoga class for people of color in Bywater

Black and Brown Bodies in Motion meets at Dancing Grounds

Louisiana Gray Day founder Mona Leingang gives advice for Brain Cancer Awareness Month

from louisiana gray day founder Mona Leingang

PRK — it’s not LASIK, and not for everyone

A firsthand account of PRK surgery, a procedure for those who aren’t candidates for LASIK

Trending workouts to make fitness fun and where to find them in New Orleans

Yoga, hula hooping, burlesque and other workouts to break from boredom

Screening for colorectal cancer

Louisiana’s diagnosis rate is the second highest in the U.S.

"Dry needling” offers relief to physical therapy patients

Andrea Blumenstein on a little-known technique to treat chronic back and neck pain

Expert Advice: Virginia "Gini" Davis

Crescent City Physical Therapy

Float tanks in New Orleans

Where to find sensory deprivation tanks in New Orleans — and six tips on how to prepare for the experience

Recipe: Cauliflower steaks with pistachio chimichurri

Baked with a Greek yogurt crust, this cauliflower is a tasty take on the vegetable side dish

Is technology changing our brains?

A new study suggests media multitasking may be linked to the brain's ability to process emotions

Treating eating disorders in New Orleans

Kate Watson on the challenge of living with an eating disorder in a food-centric city

Recipe: Vegan sweet potato latkes

These healthy alternative latkes are packed with fall flavors

What "eating clean" really means

Everyone's talking about eating clean. But what does clean actually mean?

The benefits of breast-feeding

Nia Porter finds support for mothers of newborns

Ways to treat and prevent summer sports injuries

Della Hasselle on the most common types, as well as how to treat — and prevent — them

Exercises you and your baby can enjoy together

These core exercises provide bonding time and protect new parents from back injuries

The Remedy Room offers IV therapy in New Orleans

Della Hasselle on intravenous vitamin treatments

Birthmark Doula Collective helps parents with birth process

How Birthmark Doula Collective is improving local birth outcomes one baby at a time

What expectant mothers should know about water births

Water births are more popular than ever. Here's what you need to know about the delivery method

The sex life of seniors

Della Hasselle on the spike in STD rates among senior citizens

Voice training and proper breathing

Missy Wilkinson talks with New Orleans vocal coach Kristin Samuelson

Desk jobs and back pain

Jeanie Riess finds solutions for your aching back

A poor diet could cause Alzheimer's disease

Tulane researchers say poor lifestyle choices can lead to Alzheimer's disease

Healthy restaurant options in New Orleans

Celebrity chef Art Smith works with local chefs to give favorite dishes healthy makeovers

More than a Cough?

A common respiratory virus affecting children has reached epidemic levels in Louisiana. Dr. Stephen Levine gives advice on warding it off


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