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LCMH Foundation Kicks Off Fairplay Fund
Friday, July 27, 2012
The Foundation at Lake Charles Memorial Hospital (LCMH) has established a new fund to assist schools with minimal donor support for health-related athletic needs – the Foundation for Fairplay Fund (F3).  
Memorial Hospital Honors Frasch Elementary Artists
Tuesday, July 24, 2012
May’s display featured artwork by students from Frasch Elementary.  A panel of Memorial volunteers recognized fourth graders Alexis Bostick and Hallie Parker and first grader Lane Burton with a $25 gift card.
Dr. Brett Cascio Receives SWLA Alliance Edge Award
Friday, July 20, 2012
At the July 13th Technology Conference lunch program, the Alliance Technology Council awarded this year's Edge Awards.  The Edge Awards are given to individuals and companies nominated because of key innovations and/or technology management projects and accomplishments that merit recognition from their peers.  The Awards fall into three categories: Innovator, Most Valuable Professional, and Educational Technology. 
Hot, humid and pregnant: a recipe for summer misery
Tuesday, July 17, 2012
Hot, humid and pregnant: that is a recipe for misery for most women and it can be a recipe for health problems if you are not careful!
Eight Graduate from the Memorial/LSUHSC Family Medicine Residency Program
Wednesday, July 11, 2012
Eight doctors recently graduated from the Lake Charles Memorial Hospital (LCMH) and Louisiana State University Health Science Center (LSUHSC) Family Medicine residency training program.  This year’s graduates include: Drs. Jean Ancelet, Fallon McManus, Rick Edwards, Melissa Rasberry, Lacey Millet, Ben Degatur, Raji Natarajan and Nick Heinen.
How should athletes hydrate in the summer heat?
Tuesday, July 10, 2012
The extreme heat and humidity this summer has made high school football workouts even more dangerous in Southwest Louisiana for athletes not prepared to face it. Part of that preparation is hydration and times have certainly changed when it comes to how coaches handle water breaks.
Susan A. Jones, MD, Joins Memorial Medical Group
Tuesday, July 10, 2012
Susan A. Jones, MD, an internal medicine physician, has joined the Memorial Medical Group, the largest physician group in Southwest Louisiana.  Her office will continue to be located at 2708 2nd Avenue, Suite C, in Lake Charles.  This affiliation offers Dr. Jones and her patients a comprehensive team of 62 specialists should the need arise.
Antidepressant tested locally targeting sex drive and weight
Monday, July 09, 2012
There is a new approach to treating depression with a medication that targets all three neurotransmitters in the brain, versus just two, like most medications on the market.
Wounded warrior and local surgeon talk about war zone injuries
Thursday, July 05, 2012
The wars in Iraq and Afghanistan have changed the way U.S. soldiers are injured.  Healthcast Reporter Britney Glaser talks to one wounded warrior about his injuries and a local surgeon who has deployed to Afghanistan to treat injured soldiers.
Preventing drownings in swimming pools
Friday, June 29, 2012

Every day, 10 people in the United States drown.  Healthcast reporter Britney Glaser goes to an area pool to see what simple safety features could prevent drownings.

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