BATON ROUGE- New technology is changing the way physical therapist and doctors treat and track concussions for student athletes.
Using cognitive tests and balance measurements, Certified Athletic Trainers can get hard data on patients who have suffered a concussion and that can help doctors make a better decision on... more »
BATON ROUGE - Aesthetic dermatologist Dr. Anne Zedlitz discussed a laser skin therapy today on News 2 which she says will help reduce wrinkles.
Called CO2 therapy, it uses a laser to remove excess skin and encourage the remaining skin to produce colagen, which thickens the skin and makes... more »
LIVONIA - A teen shot in the head during a hunting accident is doing better than expected, according to his father.
He said Brandt Torres, 15, was able to come home from the hospital Tuesday. He said his son was also talking a little bit, and would be starting... more »
The chief justice of Louisiana's Supreme Court has been released from the Neuromedical Rehabilitation Hospital of Baton Rouge, where she was undergoing post-stroke rehabilitation therapy. Chief Justice Catherine Kimball suffered a stroke on Jan. 10. A news release from the high court says Kimball will continue to undergo several weeks... more »
Hypothermia therapy has been shown to help prevent brain damage in people who have suffered cardiac arrest.
Doctors lower the body temperature to 91 degrees, and keep it there for 24 hours. They say only 2% of people who suffer cardiac arrest leave the hospital with no neurological damage,... more »