BATON ROUGE - A local dietitian blames sugary drinks for the major spike in childhood obesity in the last few decades.
One in three children are obese or overweight in the United States. This rate of childhood obesity has tripled in the last 30 years.
Dietitians Angelina Stratton... more »
UNDATED - Here are today's 2 Your Health stories for Feb. 1, 2013 -
People are going red in February for heart month, to make sure you stay heart healthy and know the signs of heart disease.
There are "Go Red" events all over the country, including in... more »
WASHINGTON - The government for the first time is proposing broad new standards to make school snacks healthier, a move that would ban the sale of almost all candy, high-calorie sports drinks and greasy foods on campus. Under the new rules proposed Friday by the Department of Agriculture, school vending... more »
NATCHITOCHES - Natchitoches police are investigating a fatal shooting involving two Natchitoches Parish sheriff's deputies. Police say 26-year-old Robert Vercher was shot and killed Wednesday... more »