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Louisiana Hits Record COVID-19 Cases, Hospitalizations

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DOC Suspends Visitation and Volunteering at Louisiana's State-Run Prisons Over Covid-19 Concerns

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CDC recommends masks for all K-12 students, even those who have been vaccinated

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Summer P-EBT Coming Soon to Louisiana K-12 Students

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Local Organizations Partner With Office Of Public Health For Defeating Covid-19 Webinar

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Coronavirus in Louisiana: 520,435 cases statewide, 10,914 deaths

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CDC expected to backpedal on some masking guidelines

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Community Wellness Fair To Offer Free On-site Resources For The Community

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Edwards Calls for Return to Masks Indoors Amid COVID Spike

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Opelousas General Health System Updates Visitor Policy Due to COVID Case Increase

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Second Round of Shot At A Million Winners Announced

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'Disheartened' medical staffs stretched, again, by COVID-19

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Louisiana Department of Health Reports 5,388 New COVID-19 Cases the 3rd Highest Single Day Increase for the State

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COVID-19 Questions and Concerns Answered

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Ochsner Lafayette General Visitor Policy Changes

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What Are Local Urgent Cares Seeing?

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Common Questions About COVID- 19

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Iberia Parish Mosquito Abatement to Conducts Aerial Operations

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Second Harvest Deploy Mobile Market To Tackle Food Deserts

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Louisiana Department of Health Reports Nearly 4,000 New COVID-19 Cases Since Friday

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With Startling Surge in COVID-19 Cases Among the Unvaccinated, Gov. John Bel Edwards Encourages All Louisianans to Take Precautions

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Coronavirus in Louisiana: 495,945 cases statewide, 10,828 deaths

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CDC warns of rising RSV cases in the south

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Lafayette Strong Fitness and Martial Arts Celebrates Grand Opening

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Coronavirus in Louisiana: 487,558 cases statewide, 10,781 deaths

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Vaccinated teachers and students don't need masks, CDC says

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If vaccinated am I safe from covid-19?

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Post-pandemic rise in sexually transmitted diseases imminent, experts warn

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Iberia Comprehensive Community Health Center Celebrates Health Center Week

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Walmart unveils low-price insulin as more patients with diabetes struggle to pay for drug

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Smoking during the pandemic

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SLCC Crowley Campus To Serve As Covid-19 Vaccination Clinic June 16

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Groups to Host Blood Drive to Benefit Firefighter Recently Diagnosed With Bone Cancer

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Lafayette Parish School Board Removes Mask Requirement

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Blood Drive Held For Local Firefighter

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Ochsner Eat Fit Dine Out to support local restaurants on Friday, June 4

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Hearts of Hope Center for Sexual Trauma Releases Statement After Louisiana Universities Failure to Communicate Sexual Misconduct

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Our Lady of Lourdes, Ochsner Lafayette General, and United Way of Acadiana request community input on health needs

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Mercury and Fish Consumption Advisories Issued for Six Louisiana Waterways

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DEA issues warning over counterfeit pills

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Lourdes Raising Shaken Baby Syndrome Awareness This May

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Childhood Hunger Increasing In Acadiana

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Ochsner St. Martin Hospital Completes 18 Million Dollar Expansion

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Former VP Pence undergoes heart surgery to implant pacemaker

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Louisiana Department of Education & LSU Helping Families, Educators Better Understand Childhood Obesity

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Out of Extreme Caution, Louisiana Department of Health Puts Temporary Pause on All Johnson & Johnson Vaccine

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Autism Awareness Month: Parenting Tips Surrounding Autism

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Coronavirus in Louisiana: 448,838 Cases Across State With 10,216 Deaths

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Hospice of Acadiana Kicks-off Annual Hit the Road Raffle

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Can I still spread the coronavirus after I'm vaccinated?

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Coronavirus in Louisiana: 446,737 Cases Across State With 10,165 Deaths

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CDC: Fully vaccinated people can travel in U.S. without tests or quarantines

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Opelousas General Health System Foundation Named Grant Recipient from Southwest Louisiana Area Health Education Center

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New Campaign Aims to Prevent Infant Deaths

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St.Martin Parish Community Health Center to Hold Free Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing

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First Annual Bayou Side Run 2021 Aims to Raise Mental Health Awareness

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Louisiana State Police will Hold Free Child Seat Check Event in DeRidder

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The Joint Commission Certifies Ochsner Lafayette General Medical Center’s Stroke Program as an Advanced Thrombectomy Capable Stroke Center

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Finding A COVID-19 Vaccine in Acadiana

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All Essential Workers Eligible for COVID-19 Vaccine in Louisiana, Starting Monday

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Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine is safe, European Medicines Agency rules

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When will it be over? 3 key numbers scientists are watching to track the pandemic

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Cardiovascular Institute of the South Celebrates 10th Anniversry of LGMC and Crowley Locations

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March 20th is World Behavior Analysis Day

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CIS is First in New Iberia to Use New Technology to Remove Blood Clots in the Heart, Lungs & Legs

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Suicide Awareness Fundraiser created in memory of Lafayette Deputy

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Crowley Offers Free Cardiovascular Screenings

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FDA Approves Johnson & Johnson Single-Shot Vaccine

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'Saving lives every day:' Louisiana tops 1M vaccine shots

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A third Pfizer dose? The Covid-19 vaccine maker is studying booster shots.

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Louisiana Department of Health confirms additional winter storm-related death

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Heart Hospital Receives TAVR Certification

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Public Safety Alert: Generator Safety and Signs of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

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CDC report: Double-masking can block more than 90 percent of viral particles

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New Jersey man gets first successful face and double hand transplant

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Cook Withdraws Support for a Local Mask Mandate

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Louisiana Attorney General Warns of Recently Recalled Child Products

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Michael Strahan tests positive for Covid-19, but 'feeling well'

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'A boomerang effect': Hank Aaron's death is falsely linked to Covid vaccine

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Patrick Gandy named new President and CEO for Ochsner Lafayette General

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At-home Covid-19 tests offer promises — and questions

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The Impacts of COVID-19 On Families With Young Children

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LOPA Sets New Record for Tissue Donation in 2020

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UK Authorizes Pfizer Coronavirus Vaccine for Emergency Use

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Free Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing

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Hampr Launches Presto Health Prescription Delivery Service

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Edwin Edwards Leaves Hospital After Treatment for Pneumonia

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Ochsner Lafayette General Stroke Screening Event Canceled

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Coronavirus In Louisiana: 216,709 Cases Across State With 6,233 Deaths

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What does emergency use for a COVID-19 vaccine mean?

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Pfizer Seeking Emergency Use of its COVID-19 Vaccine in US

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Heading home for the holiday? Get a virus test, colleges say

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Dr. Tina Stefanski Shares Information on COVID-19

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Gov. Edwards Releases Letter and Video Urging More COVID Compliance as Cases/Hospitalizations Rise Statewide

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State Fire Marshal's Office Shares Carbon Monoxide Safety Tips

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Covid-19 Vaccines Could be Available by the End of December

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Ochsner Lafayette General Updates Visitation Policy

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FDA Authorizes First At-Home Covid-19 Test

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Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry Offers Food Safety Tips for Thanksgiving

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Is it safe to stay in hotels during the pandemic?

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