Maternal & Child Health

May 23, 2024
However, drowning remains the leading cause of injury-related death in children under 4 years of age.
May 07, 2024
The series brings awareness to substance use disorder and treatment among pregnant and postpartum individuals.
April 19, 2024
No-cost Continuing Education Units are available for social workers, nurses and EMS professionals with registration and completion of the symposium.
April 17, 2024
The hospitals were recognized for committing to practices that improve quality and outcomes for women giving birth.
April 10, 2024
The report provides crucial insights into causes and disparities of deaths among women within a year of pregnancy in Louisiana.
November 30, 2023
Through key priority areas of collaboration, awareness, workforce, prevention, and healing, WHL envisions a Louisiana in which children, families and communities are healthy and thriving regardless of who they are or where they live.
November 27, 2023
LDH was successful in completing 91.1% of its 45 goals and 92.5% of its 253 deliverables outlined in the FY 2023 LDH business plan titled "Invest: Teaming Up for a Stronger LDH and a Healthier Louisiana."
August 22, 2023
LDH continues to work toward fostering a breastfeeding-friendly environment in Louisiana and improving statewide breastfeeding rates.
October 31, 2022
FY 2023 plan addresses preventative health, workforce expansion and diversification, transparency and accountability, and many more health issues facing Louisianans
September 02, 2022
The Cameron Parish Health Unit will be housed in the Cameron Parish Police Jury building at 148 Smith Circle, Room 149.