|Posted on 8/3/2017 2:47:00 AM.|
An expecting mom’s diet can have huge impacts on the health of her baby. Dr. Nick Broskey with the LSU Pennington Biomedical Research Center says a mom’s lifestyle can impact their baby’s metabolism and lifelong risk for obesity and other chronic diseases.
|Nick Broskey, Pennington Biomedical Research Center, babies, pregnancy|
|Posted on 2/16/2017 6:51:00 AM.|
Teen mothers are seeing better pregnancy and parenting outcomes thanks to a program by Children’s Coalition for Northeast Louisiana. The Jus4Me program was funded by a $50,000 grant from United Healthcare Community Plan of Louisiana. CEO Allison Young says 89% of the young mothers used the health and referral services at school-based health centers regularly, which had tremendous outcomes for these mothers’ children.
|Allison Young, Jus4Me, teen mothers, pregnancy|
|Posted on 6/11/2014 9:06:00 PM.|
Michelle Southern reporting.
The Louisiana Restaurant Association says they are excited to announce the findings of a new report from the Food and Drug Administration encouraging pregnant women to eat more seafood.
|food and drug administration, louisiana restaurant association, seafood, pregnancy|