Heart of a Tiger: The Legacy of John Clarke Perry

Heart of a Tiger: The Legacy of John Clarke Perry

The world of college football is known for intense rivalries and passionate fan bases. The power of organ donation and love have overcome the rivalry for two families who root for opposing Tiger teams.  The Journey to a Shared Heart In 2015, Louisiana State University...
Helping Kids Feel Empowered at the Doctor’s Office

Helping Kids Feel Empowered at the Doctor’s Office

As your child grows up, they gain more independence and autonomy in every aspects of their life, including healthcare.  As they enter adolescence, it’s natural for them to want more privacy during their medical appointments. Nicholas George, MD, pediatrics and...
How to Correctly Use an Asthma Inhaler

How to Correctly Use an Asthma Inhaler

Using an asthma inhaler for the first time? Or just need a refresher on the proper way to help your child use their inhaler?  Tracy Marquette, asthma educator with Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Health, shares how to use an asthma inhaler correctly and explains the...
Managing High-Risk Asthma

Managing High-Risk Asthma

Asthma, a chronic disease that affects the airways of the lungs, is characterized by airway inflammation, mucus production and narrowing of the airway. Andres Carrion, MD, pediatric pulmonologist with Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Health, explains what makes a...