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Posted Dec 19, 2014 at 1:01 AM

TIP OF THE WEEKHello, winter! The days of sunny carefree runs are long gone thanks to snowy and slippery conditions. Thankfully, the trusty treadmill is not a one trick pony. Mix up your workout these four ways to bust boredom and burn calories.

Posted Dec 18, 2014 at 3:00 PM

For the most part, commercial air travel during pregnancy is safe for women with healthy pregnancies. The best time to fly is in the middle of your pregnancy, from weeks 14 through 28.

Posted Dec 15, 2014 at 1:30 PM

More doctors are recommending patients have screening tests in order to get a better idea of their heart health, specifically their artery and blood vessel health. Three tests – calcium coronary score, carotid ultrasound and CT heart scans...

Posted Dec 12, 2014 at 1:01 AM


Updated Dec 11, 2014 at 6:12 PM

Healthy Advice is a weekly column from West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital.

Updated Dec 4, 2014 at 10:04 AM

Men can benefit from calcium supplements. Although osteoporosis is less common in men than in women, men do lose bone density as they age. In fact, after age 65, the rate of decline in men is the same as in women, and by age 75, one-third of men...

Posted Dec 4, 2014 at 1:01 AM

Some parents have difficulty expressing their emotions, specifically, telling their children that they love them. Although children need to be aware that Mom or Dad love them, do they continually need to be told? Many factors are involved in the...

Updated Dec 1, 2014 at 9:18 AM

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Updated Nov 30, 2014 at 7:49 AM

In the last two decades, births to women in their late 30s have risen 70 percent, and for women over 40 births have increased more than 40 percent. Statistics today show that one in every 12 babies born in the United States is to a woman over the...

Posted Nov 28, 2014 at 1:01 AM

Tip of the WeekWhen your car runs out of fuel, it doesn't run properly. When your body runs out of fuel, the same thing happens. To avoid empty tank syndrome, fuel with carbohydrates pre-workout.

Posted Nov 21, 2014 at 1:01 AM

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