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Ochsner introduces new 3D mammogram technology

Ochsner Health Center is introducing some new technology, just in time for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

'Our Louisiana 2020': New plan aims to grow community colleges

Some big changes are coming for community and technical colleges across our state. Wednesday, the system's board of supervisors all voted on a plan that's meant to make a huge impact.

"C-Pulse" heart pump shows promise in early trials

An avid cook, Richard Jacob had to put everything on hold after a massive heart attack nearly killed him at age 43. Richard survived, but was left with severe heart failure so bad he could barely walk across the room.

'Thrive and survive': Survivor shares her story of overcoming breast cancer

Breast cancer takes the lives of thousands of women across our country, but hundreds of women, live to tell their stories.

Officer gives young Michigan mom car seat instead of a ticket

A public safety officer from Emmett Township, Michigan went beyond the call of duty on Saturday.

Nottingham Regional Rehab Center hosts public health fair

Nottingham Regional Rehab Center hosted a health fair on October 5, 2014, that was open to the public.

Lake Charles program helps war veterans deal with post-traumatic stress

A program in Lake Charles, Louisiana pairs war veterans dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder with a dog that has been rescued.

Lake Charles program helps war veterans deal with post-traumatic stress

A program in Lake Charles, Louisiana pairs war veterans dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder with a dog that has been rescued.

MS high school football coach gives opposing team his 2nd string QB

Monday night's JV football game in Brandon, Mississippi began just like any other game for Brandon Bulldog's quarterback Mason Mathieu.

LSU gets new 30-foot Christmas tree

Christmas is still a ways away, but LSU is getting ready a little early this year.

2 BR schools earn national recognition

The United States Department of Education (USDOE) today recognized four Louisiana public schools as 2014 National Blue Ribbon Schools.

OR twins turn 102 advise 'avoid the beer joints'

Twins turn 102, give advice for a long life: 'Avoid the beer joints' Two ladies had a big birthday celebration in southwest Portland over the weekend.

Volunteers provide safety tips for 70805 residents

More than 50 volunteers went around the community to bring safety to the front door Saturday.

New sun-shaded playground to help prevent skin cancer

It's the most common cancer in the U.S. It's skin cancer. Saturday, a local organization partnered up with BREC Parks to prevent kids from getting it.

Pilots gear up for Ascension Hot Air Balloon Festival

The Ascension Hot Air Balloon Festival just kicked off! They are big and colorful, but flying a hot air balloon isn't easy, just ask veteran pilot John Good. "It's pretty tough sometimes," Good said.