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Flu Now Widespread In Louisiana

Flu season is off and running ahead of schedule in Louisiana. Get the latest on the flu outbreak and what you can do to keep yourself and your family healthy this flu season.

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A Few Tips to Sleeping Better with a Cold

If you hate colds and you know it clap your hands! Ok, yes we all do. During this time of year, it is all too common to catch a cold. Unfortunately, they not only make you feel terrible, they keep you from getting a good nights sleep. If you are like me, you find yourself sleeping with your mouth wide open because you can't breath through your nose, you toss and turn, and coughing spurts always get the best of you. Fret no more my friends. Thanks to WebMD.com, I think I may have uncovered some tips to help us snooze a little better while fighting a cold (AKA: the nastiness).

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What Are You Addicted To? Bruce Comes Clean About The Facts

Addiction when portrayed in Hollywood movies is often seen as some back alley evil. The truth is we all have things we'd rather not give up including sex, chocolate, facebook and cellphones. See just how addicted you might be compared to the rest of the country.

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Cooking With Fat: What You Need To Know

A lot of people, like myself, don't always know which oils or fats are the best to cook with. It is important to know the characteristics of certain cooking oils because some have low-smoke-points and others have high-smoke-points. This is important for you and the safety of your kitchen!

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Depression – It’s More Than A Holiday Thing For Many

While many people get very happy this time of year, others turn toward the darkness of depression. There is a way out. We have an incredible story to help you find the light.

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New Survey Says Louisiana Drivers Are Not Smart With Phone Use Behind The Wheel

Seventy-seven percent of younger drivers say they believe they can safely text while driving. I would imagine that is why the insurance rates for drivers in that age group are so incredibly high.

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Stress Is Contagious – LSU Research Shows How We Pass It Along

It can be transferred more easily than the common cold or flu can be transferred, it's stress. It could be the reason why you don't feel so good and how come you're not functioning that well at work and at home.

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Louisiana Poultry Plant One Of The Worst In The Country

Some of the allegations about activities at the plant might turn your stomach and make you think three or four times before eating chicken again.

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Flu Shot
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Flu Activity On The Increase In Louisiana

The good news about the increase in the flu activity is this. The strain of flu that appears to be most prevalent in the state is the same strain that can be prevented by getting a flu shot

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Acadiana Turns The Heater On – What You Should Know

Some of us will just grab an extra blanket tonight, others will crank up the heater. If you're going to use your furnace, make sure you've checked on a couple of things before you fire it up for the first time.

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