Lane Health Blog

What to Expect at Each Trimester of Pregnancy

When Should You have a Colonoscopy?: Screening Guidelines

When Outpatient Therapy is the Best Choice for Recovery

Home Health Following a Stroke: What to Expect

3 Types of Wounds Treatable with Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

The Process of Getting a Hearing Aid

Surviving a Heart Attack: 3 Dos and Don'ts

American Diabetes Association® Alert Day®

5 Tips to Kick Bad Eating Habits to the Curb

Why Do My Feet Hurt? 5 Common Reasons

3 Tips to Control Your Seasonal Allergies

Common Hemorrhoid Questions Answered

Chickenpox versus shingles—What’s the difference?

Infection Prevention and You: What is Measles?

Stomach Flu or Influenza?: How to Tell the Difference

Heart Disease: It Can Happen at Any Age

Getting to the Source of GERD with an Upper GI Endoscopy

Is a Lung Cancer Screening Right for You?

Debunking 4 Common Cancer Myths

The 5 Step Process to Spotting Melanoma

Steps To Take If Someone In Your House Is Sick

Holiday Food Safety Tips

Allergies or the Flu: How to Tell the Difference

Is it a Cold or Flu?

Healthy Holiday Eating with Cancer

Cancer and Nature vs Nurture

4 Common Sleep Disorders: A Guide

3 Steps You can Take Now to Boost Heart Health

Patient-Centered Survivorship Program at Mary Bird Perkins

Understanding Your Menstrual Cycle: What's Normal and What Isn't

Breast Cancer Myth vs. Fact

What Are Adenoids and How Can They Cause Problems?

Occupational Medicine and Urgent Care: Keeping Baton Rouge Employees Healthy

Plantar Fasciitis: A Common Source of Heel Pain

Home Health Care: What Is It and Who Needs It?

Healing Wounds from Radiation Therapy

Baton Rouge Custom Earmolds: Exploring the Benefits

When is Snoring a Sign of Sleep Apnea

Diverticulitis Surgery: Main Types and When They are Needed

Back-to-School Necessities: Sports Physicals & Vaccinations

4 Minimally Invasive Procedures for Common Gynecological Conditions

Post-Operative Home Health: What to do if You Need Help After Surgery

What does it Mean When Your Ears are Ringing?

4 Common Workers Compensation Claims & How to Address Them

Acupuncture Questions and Answers: Is it Right for You?

Osteoarthritis Facts: The Most Common Form of Arthritis

Laparoscopic Hysterectomy: When and How is it Performed?

Appendicitis: Warning Signs and Surgical Treatment

Should You have Endometrial Ablation to Treat Heavy Menstrual Bleeding?

Zachary Fitness Trail Brings the Health Benefits of Walking in Easy Reach

Inguinal Hernias: Types, Causes & Treatments for Baton Rouge Patients

Warning Signs You May Need Your Gallbladder Removed

The Best Care for Diabetic Foot Ulcers

3 Main Causes of Sudden Hearing Loss

Most Common Blood Cancers: A Patient's Guide

Heart Health: Know Your Risk Factors


Causes of Hearing Loss in Children

5 Third Trimester To-Dos before Baby's Arrival

4 Signs a Wound Requires Additional Care

3 Great Reasons to Donate Blood

Baton Rouge Area Volunteer Opportunity: Bring Holiday Cheer with Lane Auxiliary

Identifying 3 Main Types of Hearing Loss

A Pediatrician's Quick Guide to Childhood Fevers

Home Health Services Lessen Caregiver Stress

Detecting and Treating Common Gynecological Conditions

Exercise Safety and Diabetes: 5 Tips

Beyond Hand Washing: 5 Tips to Keep Your Child Healthy This Winter

Stages of Social Development in Children: Ages 1 to 4

Common Culprits Behind Your Fall Allergies

Overcoming Food Addiction

The Benefit of Support Through Grief

September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

HDL vs LDL Cholesterol: What's the Difference?

Are You Ready for Flu Season?

The Role of Bone Density Testing in Osteoporosis Treatment

Back to School Tips for ENT Health

What is an EKG, and When Should you have One?

8 Things You Shouldn't Do While Pregnant

The Patient's Guide to Colonoscopy Guidelines

Making Chemotherapy More Comfortable: 6 Helpful Tips

When does the First Prenantal Visit Happen, and what can You Expect?

Healthy Tips for Louisiana Summers

Cancer Screenings Men Should Not Ignore

Should You use Urgent Care as Primary Care?

What's the Difference Between a Stroke and a Mini Stroke?

The Most Common Risk Factors Associated with High Blood Pressure

Stroke Care: Recognizing the Warning Signs

After a Stroke: What to Expect from Stroke Rehabilitation

Baton Rouge Hospital Testimonials Prove Staff are Every Day Heroes

How Occupational Therapy Goes Beyond Injury Recovery

Caring for Your Newborn: Everything Moms Need to Know

Cute, Fluffy, and Harboring Bacteria - The Truth About Backyard Poultry

Why Every Parent Should Know Infant CPR and How You can Learn

Tips for Maintaining Workplace Eye Wellness

Making the Best Nutritional Choices for a Healthy Baton Rouge

Type 2 Diabetes Risk Assessment in Zachary

Preventing Colorectal Cancer through Screening

What to Know About Colorectal Cancer and How to Prevent It

5 Heart Healthy Tips from Louisiana Cardiologists

Ear Infections in Children: Symptoms and Treatment

Taking Charge of Heart Health for Baton Rouge Patients

Blood Donation in Baton Rouge: The Gift of Life

Discover the Long-term Benefits of Healthy Weight Management

Strep, Tonsillitis, or Cold - How to Tell the Difference

How to Make 5 Healthy New Year's Resolutions You Can Actually Keep

Fight Disease and Infection with Hand Washing

Choosing an Accredited Surgical Facility

Fitness and Diabetes: Why it's Important

Which Wounds can be Treated with Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy?

When Does Your Parent Need Home Health?


Diabetes Wound Treatment for Baton Rouge Patients

Flu Shots in Baton Rouge: What Every Patient Should Know

Recommended Annual Wellness Visits by Age

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

How to Avoid the Flu This Season

Baby Safety Tips for Baton Rouge Parents

"Commit to Quit" - Tobacco Cessation

Managing Day-to-Day Life with Diabetes

What You Need to Know About Zika Virus

Home Health or Nursing Home: Making the Right Choice

What is Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy?

Mosquito-Borne Illnesses - More Than Just Itchy Bumps!

The Importance of Immunizations for Baton Rouge Area Children

Preventing Foodborne Illness

The 3 Most Important Steps to Protect Men's Health

Tips to Keep You Safe this Summer

Managing Stress

Cataract Risk and Treatment Options in Baton Rouge

Stroke Rehabilitation

Sleep Apnea Symptoms and Treatment

4 Steps you can Take Now to Prevent Skin Cancer

Transradial Catheterization Benefits

What is Transradial Cardiac Catheterization?

3 Reasons Your OB is at Lane Regional Medical Center

Why Begin Your Baton Rouge Nursing Career at Lane?

Fight the Flu with Good Habits

Summer Safety Tips for Food

What to Do if Your Loved One Refuses to See a Doctor

3 Ways to Fight Pre-Diabetes

5 "Healthy" Foods That Are Working Against Your Diet

8 Foods for a Healthy Brain

5 Tips to Have Everyone Seeing Red During Heart Month

Do Something Nice for Your Heart This Valentine's Day: Take These Five Steps to Reduce Your Risk of Heart Disease

5 Easy Ways to Introduce Cooking to your Kids

The Super Green Smoothie that kids love!

The Burger Diet

10 Ways to Beat the Winter Blues

What to Do When Wounds Won't Heal

7 Key Facts About Flu Season That You Need to Know

Water Safety: A Key to Keeping Your Loved Ones Safe This Summer

Avoid Summer Bummers: Summer Safety Tips

This Summer, Make Skin Cancer Awareness and Prevention a Priority

One of the Most Important Things You Can Do for Your Child: Get Them Vaccinated!

Autistic Disorders Becoming More Common, Need Early Intervention

Back to School Health Tips from Lane Family Practice