5 Essential Water Safety Tips to Remember This Summer

Summertime heat and water are an ideal pairing, regardless of where you live. Whether your activity of choice is poolside swimming, lakeside lounging, or ocean adventures, safety should always be a priority.  There are plenty of lakes, rivers, beaches, and pools in Louisiana, but unfortunately, accidental drownings are among the leading causes of death in … Continued

5 Ways to Remove a Splinter with No Pain

As summer heats up, families are spending more and more time outside enjoying activities like going to the lake and chilling outdoors. With all of this recreation time, you or a member of your family could be subject to minor injuries like splinters. While splinters aren’t typically very harmful, they do hurt. When you get … Continued

How Often Should You Get a Physical? It Depends

Around 44 million Americans get annual physicals, and 92 percent of people surveyed feel it’s important to get annual physicals. Have you scheduled yours yet? Most of us only go to the doctor when something is wrong. It is important to see your doctor for a physical to help prevent future health issues, establish baselines, and … Continued