6 Ways to Teach Your Child about Sugar

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Many parents make a conscious effort to keep their kitchens free from excess sugar found in many children’s foods. They steer clear of cookies, candies and other junk foods, replacing them with healthier snack options. But what about those juice boxes, sports drinks and diet sodas that are so popular? Dr. Patrice J. Tyson, a […]

Heart Attack Symptoms in Men vs. Women

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All heart attacks are not created equally, and that is especially true when it comes to the difference in symptoms between men and women. Knowing how to identify heart attack symptoms is critical to getting treatment quicker and saving valuable heart muscle. Dr. Tara Jarreau of Louisiana Cardiology Associates offers the following advice on recognizing […]

6 Simple Steps to Improve Your Sleep

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Feeling tired? So get in bed and go to sleep. For some people, that is easier said than done. Lack of sleep can lead to serious health problems such as heart disease, high blood pressure, stroke and diabetes. Here are a few tips to help you get a better night’s sleep from Sleep Medicine Specialist, […]