‘Tis the season of giving!

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We often say the holiday season that surrounds Thanksgiving and Christmas is the season of giving. As we enter into this joyous time, please consider supporting our amazing kids and their families who will spend the holidays at Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital. From shopping and dining out to making charitable donations and […]

The Sweet Taste of Healthy

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For Ronald Miller, the first sign of trouble appeared about five years ago when he was waking up repeatedly in the middle of the night. “I couldn’t stay out the bathroom at night,” says Ronald, who’s now 58. He was working a physically demanding job as a warehouse manager. After long days on his feet, […]

Is a lung cancer screening right for you?

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Lung cancer is the most common cause of cancer deaths in Louisiana, but the disease is 80 to 90 percent curable when caught early. Early detection efforts, in the form of yearly low-dose computed tomography (CT) scans, can help spot abnormalities at their earliest stages and reduce your risk for developing advanced lung cancer. You […]

New Treatment Option for Sleep Apnea Comes to Baton Rouge

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  Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center is the first facility in the Baton Rouge metro area to offer a revolutionary new treatment for obstructive sleep apnea, a condition that affects more than 18 million Americans. It’s a condition that Mike Oster knows all too well. “My real problem is that I’m just […]

It’s a Dash to the Finish Line

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Hi! My name is Dash, and I’m the Amazing Half Marathon gator mascot. What’s the Amazing Half Marathon, you ask? Well, this AMAZING weekend-long event is a chance for runners of all abilities to get outside and enjoy a family-friendly weekend of exercise. The third annual Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital Amazing Half […]