Seniors: Get Your Flu Shot - It's Important!
Dec 14, 2020 02:34AM ● By Staff Writer
Getting vaccinated for the flu is more important than ever. Not only will a flu shot help keep you and your family healthy, it can help reduce the strain on the healthcare system and keep hospital beds and other medical resources available for people with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).Read More »
Overcoming the Mask
Dec 14, 2020 02:33AM ● By News Desk
It can be challenging to communicate through masks, 6-feet of social distance, physical barriers and other factors due to COVID-19 that have changed daily life.Read More »
Self-Care Strategies to Help Stay Healthy This Holiday Season
Dec 02, 2020 02:32AM ● By Staff Writer
With the COVID-19 pandemic added to the typical cold and flu season, many Americans are wondering what they can do to protect themselves and others this holiday season and how to respond if they get sick.Read More »
Free Mask Distribution & Donations in Lafayette Parish
Jul 10, 2020 03:51PM ● By Press Release
Beginning Monday, Lafayette Parish residents can pick up masks at City-Parish Hall and five Lafayette Public Library locations...Read More »
Consumers Should Be On Lookout For Recently Recalled Child Products
Jul 09, 2020 01:12PM ● By News Desk
Attorney General Jeff Landry is alerting Louisiana parents and guardians of several child products that have recently been recalled...Read More »
COVID-19 Mobile Testing Site To Open Friday At Cajun Field
Jul 09, 2020 12:41PM ● By Press Release
UL Lafayette partners with the Louisiana Department of Health to establish a mobile COVID-19 testing site at Cajun Field.Read More »
FTC Issues Alert About Nursing Homes & Assisted Living Facilities Taking Stimulus Checks From Medicaid Patients
May 15, 2020 04:28PM ● By News Desk
New report reminds consumers and nursing home operators that facilities cannot seize stimulus checks from Medicaid patients...Read More »
Can Dogs Contract COVID-19?
Mar 09, 2020 01:31PM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
According to the CDC, “the novel coronavirus is not believed to be a threat to pets.”Read More »
4 Tips for Millennial Caregivers
Mar 09, 2020 03:31AM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
Caregiving affects all generations, with more than 10 million unpaid caregivers in the United States between the ages of 18-39, according to research published by AARP.Read More »