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Willis-Knighton Employee Calls Blue Cross Blue Shield Letters ‘Scare Tactic’

Blue Cross Blue Shield is sending out letters to its local customers, telling them that come May 15, doctors in the Willis-Knighton Physician Network will no longer be part of its Preferred Care network. KEEL received a call this morning from a Willis-Knighton employee who said this is just a scare tactic.

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Blue Cross Tells Willis-Knighton Physician Network Members Their Preferred Care Coverage Is Ending

A battle is underway between Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana and Willis-Knighton Health System which could change Shreveport-Bossier residents' coverage plans.

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Shreveport-Bossier City Lands on the Nation’s Fattest Cities List

Louisiana is known for great food like crawfish etouffee, shrimp po boys, gumbo, and jambalaya. According to a new study, Shreveport-Bossier is one of the 50 fattest cities in the US.

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House Budget Leader Jim Fannin Criticizes Jindal Health Care Proposal

A House budget leader says Gov. Bobby Jindal's 2014-15 health care budget proposal includes $680 million in piecemeal financing that puts services in a precarious position.

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Shreveport Med School Students to Get White Coats

Saturday will be a big day for second-year students at the LSU Health Shreveport School of Medicine. That's the day they'll receive their white coats in a rite of passage ceremony attended by their families and faculty mentors in the Riverview Theater.

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E-Cigarettes May Not Help You Quit Smoking, but Here’s What Can

E-cigarettes may not be the best way to help you kick that smoking habit after all.

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Harrison County Toddler In Dallas Hospital After Falling into Pond

A toddler is in a Dallas hospital after falling into a pond in Harrison County.

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Dr. Jason Maggio: These Four Supplements in Your Diet Will Make You Healthier

We spoke with Dr. Jason Maggio about how to improve your health in simple ways. The health expert told us four supplements in specific can do just that.

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Throwing Babies Off Buildings Is Not a Tradition to Embrace [VIDEO]

Here's a trend we hope does not catch on in the US.

In this video, a baby in India is thrown off a building. The description says, "In India they believe that throwing babies from high building makes them stronger and healthy

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Open Enrollment in Shreveport’s EMS LifeCare Program Underway

It's that time of the year again when you can enroll, or renew your membership, in the Shreveport Fire Department's EMS LifeCare Program.

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