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BCBSLA’s tech competition aims to prevent social isolation in seniors

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana, the New Orleans Business Alliance and Ochsner Health System are looking for startup companies with innovations that can solve social isolation in older adults. With more senior citizens choosing to age in place and live alone, addressing the prevalence of social isolation has become a global health priority,… Read More »

Blueberry Consumption Can Help Prevent High Blood Pressure

According to research, blueberry consumption can help prevent high blood pressure. High blood pressure is one of the main cardiovascular diseases in the world. Hypertension contributes to stroke and heart disease and is costing over $ 300 billion every year. About 25 % of the adult population is affected worldwide, which includes 10 million individuals… Read More »