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  • Protecting your eyes from the sun's UV rays

    Protecting your eyes from the sun's UV rays

    Friday, May 18 2018 12:02 PM EDT2018-05-18 16:02:58 GMT

    We can see how sun affects the skin when sunburn occurs. But what about the eyes? "You can actually get a burn of the cornea,” said Optometrist Doctor Jeffrey Hankin. 

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    We can see how sun affects the skin when sunburn occurs. But what about the eyes? "You can actually get a burn of the cornea,” said Optometrist Doctor Jeffrey Hankin. 

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  • Psychologist: Hurricanes can cause PTSD

    Psychologist: Hurricanes can cause PTSD

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 8:56 PM EDT2018-05-17 00:56:17 GMT
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    While many continue to repaint their homes, tear out carpeting and fix their missing shingles, another hurricane season is quickly approaching, which can put stress on those who are still working to fix last year's mess. "Stress is a normal human reaction to feelings of threat,” said Psychologist, Dr. Jerry Whiteman. “And it’s not uncommon for people to have a fight or flight response." Many times, these types of stressers can lead to PTSD or post-traumat...

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    While many continue to repaint their homes, tear out carpeting and fix their missing shingles, another hurricane season is quickly approaching, which can put stress on those who are still working to fix last year's mess. "Stress is a normal human reaction to feelings of threat,” said Psychologist, Dr. Jerry Whiteman. “And it’s not uncommon for people to have a fight or flight response." Many times, these types of stressers can lead to PTSD or post-traumat...

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  • A boy's battle with an inoperable terminal brain tumor

    A boy's battle with an inoperable terminal brain tumor

    Friday, May 11 2018 1:11 PM EDT2018-05-11 17:11:26 GMT

    Drake Quibodeaux was living life like a 7-year-old in Louisiana. “On March 11 Drake was driving a boat, running up and down the dock being a normal kid," said mom Danielle Quibodeaux. "Within six hours he had had two seizures lost every ability to walk, talk, function he was paralyzed completely on his right side” His parents rushed him to a local hospital and when nothing turned up, he was airlifted to New Orleans where doctors found an answer. “The doc...

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    Drake Quibodeaux was living life like a 7-year-old in Louisiana. “On March 11 Drake was driving a boat, running up and down the dock being a normal kid," said mom Danielle Quibodeaux. "Within six hours he had had two seizures lost every ability to walk, talk, function he was paralyzed completely on his right side” His parents rushed him to a local hospital and when nothing turned up, he was airlifted to New Orleans where doctors found an answer. “The doc...

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  • SPORTSMore>>

  • LSU defeats UL-Lafayette, advances to Super Regional

    LSU defeats UL-Lafayette, advances to Super Regional

    Monday, May 21 2018 5:22 AM EDT2018-05-21 09:22:23 GMT

    For the fourth-straight year, the LSU softball team advances to the Super Regional in the NCAA Tournament.

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    For the fourth-straight year, the LSU softball team advances to the Super Regional in the NCAA Tournament.

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  • LSUE clinches region 23 tournament, earns trip to Enid

    LSUE clinches region 23 tournament, earns trip to Enid

    Sunday, May 20 2018 9:18 PM EDT2018-05-21 01:18:53 GMT
    (Source: LSUE)(Source: LSUE)
    (Source: LSUE)(Source: LSUE)
    EUNICE, La. - LSU Eunice responded to its first loss of the Region 23 Tournament in style, dominating Meridian 10-3 on its way to a berth in the NJCAA Division II World Series.  It is the Bengals' ninth trip to the World Series and first since 2015. LSUE (54-6) capitalized on early Meridian miscues, scoring two runs in the first inning after the first two baserunners reach on walks.  Mason Templet sacrificed in Brent Hebert and Slate Fuller doubled home Andrew Sheridan to g...More >>
    EUNICE, La. - LSU Eunice responded to its first loss of the Region 23 Tournament in style, dominating Meridian 10-3 on its way to a berth in the NJCAA Division II World Series.  It is the Bengals' ninth trip to the World Series and first since 2015. LSUE (54-6) capitalized on early Meridian miscues, scoring two runs in the first inning after the first two baserunners reach on walks.  Mason Templet sacrificed in Brent Hebert and Slate Fuller doubled home Andrew Sheridan to g...More >>
  • Rodoni's no-hitter ends McNeese's season, 6-0

    Rodoni's no-hitter ends McNeese's season, 6-0

    Saturday, May 19 2018 10:15 PM EDT2018-05-20 02:15:13 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)
    After an 8-0 lead in game one of the College Station Regional, McNeese would score only four more runs in 17 innings of tournament play. That includes the Cowgirls' 6-0 loss to Baylor on Saturday. Baylor pitcher Gia Rodoni threw a no-hitter, keeping McNeese off the scoreboard. Rodoni only allowed three walks, while picking up nine strikeouts. Full game stats can be found here. McNeese ends its season 41-21 overall after winning its third-straight Southland Confe...More >>
    After an 8-0 lead in game one of the College Station Regional, McNeese would score only four more runs in 17 innings of tournament play. That includes the Cowgirls' 6-0 loss to Baylor on Saturday. Baylor pitcher Gia Rodoni threw a no-hitter, keeping McNeese off the scoreboard. Rodoni only allowed three walks, while picking up nine strikeouts. Full game stats can be found here. McNeese ends its season 41-21 overall after winning its third-straight Southland Confe...More >>
  • InternationalMore>>

  • Zuckerberg meeting with EU parliament leaders to be webcast

    Zuckerberg meeting with EU parliament leaders to be webcast

    Monday, May 21 2018 5:41 AM EDT2018-05-21 09:41:56 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 9:15 AM EDT2018-05-21 13:15:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE- In this May 1, 2018, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg makes the keynote speech at F8, Facebook's developer conference, in San Jose, Calif. Facebook is suspending about 200 apps that it believes may ha...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE- In this May 1, 2018, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg makes the keynote speech at F8, Facebook's developer conference, in San Jose, Calif. Facebook is suspending about 200 apps that it believes may ha...
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has agreed to have Tuesday's meeting with the leaders of the European parliament about the data protection scandal that has engulfed his company open the public through web streaming.More >>
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has agreed to have Tuesday's meeting with the leaders of the European parliament about the data protection scandal that has engulfed his company open the public through web streaming.More >>
  • US, China putting trade war on hold after progress in talks

    US, China putting trade war on hold after progress in talks

    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:21 AM EDT2018-05-20 04:21:07 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 9:15 AM EDT2018-05-21 13:15:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). White House chief economic adviser Larry Kudlow speaks during a television interview outside the West Wing of the White House, in Washington, Friday, May 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). White House chief economic adviser Larry Kudlow speaks during a television interview outside the West Wing of the White House, in Washington, Friday, May 18, 2018.
    United States and China agree to reduce massive US trade deficit but no numerical target set.More >>
    United States and China agree to reduce massive US trade deficit but no numerical target set.More >>
  • Trudeau touts Canada's AI credentials at MIT tech gathering

    Trudeau touts Canada's AI credentials at MIT tech gathering

    Friday, May 18 2018 12:40 AM EDT2018-05-18 04:40:18 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 9:14 AM EDT2018-05-21 13:14:57 GMT
    (Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press via AP). Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau participates in an armchair discussion at a luncheon given by the Economic Club of New York on Thursday, May 17, 2018, in New York.(Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press via AP). Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau participates in an armchair discussion at a luncheon given by the Economic Club of New York on Thursday, May 17, 2018, in New York.
    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is coming to MIT to speak with tech entrepreneurs.More >>
    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is coming to MIT to speak with tech entrepreneurs.More >>












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