Health

A Park for All

Dear Frankie, Rolling Rovers is a new doggie daycare in our town. It’s for dogs who can’t walk on their back legs. The Rolling Rovers get around in carts outfitted with a harness that holds up their back legs...

Mom About Town: Erin Olwell

Erin Olwell is a single mom to two incredible boys–Ryan, 16, and Reed, 10. She has been a hairdresser for over 20 years, and when she was pregnant with her first son, she set up an in-home salon. Erin believes ...

TikTok Tics in Tweens

By Emily Drez If you did not know this already, the TikTok app has dominated the world of social media in the form of short videos that can make you laugh, dance, or even cry. Especially since the COVID-19 pan...

Establishing Friendships

By Lisa Phillips, MSW, LMSW One of the biggest concerns of parents and teachers during the pandemic has been the potential for a negative effect on children’s social-emotional development. While the true impac...

Tips and Tricks to Switching Your Child’s Doctor

February 1, 2022 A pediatrician plays such an important role in your child’s physical and mental health as they are growing up. They are the child’s primary point of contact when it comes to their well-being...

From The Bookshelf – Fit for February Reads

February 1, 2022 It’s February, which means Carnival season is in full swing, Valentine’s Day is around the corner, and most Americans have officially given up on their New Year’s resolutions. This year, hea...

Spotlight – Take the Lead NOLA

February 1, 2022 LaRita Francois, the founder of the non-profit organization Take the Lead NOLA, is the picture of perseverance.   As a young adult and the eldest of her siblings, she was at a severe disad...

Stay-At-Home Mom Depression

February 1, 2022 Plenty of new moms hear about “the baby blues” or postpartum depression, but not many openly discuss depression that some stay-at-home moms (SAHMs) face years after giving birth. It’s importan...

The COVID-19 Vaccine – What We Know Now

February 1, 2022 Ever since the COVID-19 vaccines came out in December 2020, they have become available to a wider range of people. It started with healthcare workers, and now, young children can receive the...

Meet Nola Family’s 2022 Top-Notch Docs!

February 1, 2022 Meet local healthcare professionals and practices – all dedicated to family health, including psychology, speech and hearing, dental, psychiatry, brain injuries, autism, and more. FAMILY BEHA...

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