The Sweet Taste of Healthy

Diabetes-RonaldBlog

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, […]

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 […]

Slimming Down and Shaping Up

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Kevin Collins thought his extreme fatigue was merely the result of his demanding lawn cutting job. When he fainted at work, he again blamed it on the demands of his career. A month later he was at his mother’s house when his sister, who had a blood glucose meter, checked his levels. His glucose level […]

Our Lady of Lake’s Annual Trick-or-Treat Trail

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Every year, Our Lady of the Lake team members and their families come together for a special trick-or-treating experience inside the hospital. Some of the cutest kids around — okay, we may be biased — joined us Tuesday night for our Trick-or-Treat Trail this year. Here are some of our special guests: