Health in Harvey, LA

No surprise here: Winter wreaks havoc on delicate skin, hair, and nails. Luckily curing and preventing damage is easy!

The summer solstice is generally known to mark the first day of summer, except in the South when the summer starts (temperature-wise) in March. This is also the

Previous research has found higher rates of vitamin D deficiency in obese communities and lower vitamin D levels have been associated with type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease. The mechanisms by which obesity and its

When’s the last time you stopped to appreciate all the good stuff your blood does for you? Without it, oxygen would never reach your cells…

Donate blood today. Give life to the community. Donating blood with Carter BloodCare is quick & easy. Find local blood drives near you.

The Eat Local New Orleans is challenging YOU to go 30 days in June eating only foods grown, caught, or raised within a 200 mile radius of New Orleans to raise awareness of the nutritional, economical, environmental and cultural benefits of eating locally sourced foods.

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BMI, or body mass index, is regarded as the common means of measuring body fat, even though BMI categories do not consider a number of factors such as frame size and muscle mass. BMI is

The bad guys use the holiday season to find easy targets. Follow these tips to help keep your holiday shopping safe and joyous this year.

The Blood Center is licensed by the United States Food and Drug Administration, accredited by the American Association of Blood Banks, and is a member of America's Blood Centers, Blood Center of America and The South Central Association of Blood Banks. As well as being the primary blood provider to hospitals in South Louisiana and South Mississippi, The Blood Center is a member affiliate of America's…

Find out how the cold season toys with your lifeand what to do about it

Testimonials from blood donors, blood recipients, healthcare professionals and the family & friends of those affected after the need for blood with a behind ...

This September, Philadelphia welcomes the Pope. On September 26 and 27, Pope Francis will embark on his first visit to the United States when he visits Phi

Educators, students, and curious people everywhere — come explore the ocean and atmosphere.