State health officials say the risk of contracting West Nile virus is expected to rise as water from recent flooding across south Louisiana recedes. The year started off relatively slowly in terms of the number of cases. However, that's where the good news stops.
The Queen of Soul, has been forced to pull out of several upcoming appearances including Major League Baseball luncheon where she will be honored this weekend. Find out why and what she has to say about it here.
Today is a new day. If this is your first day in making an effort to eat better and exercise more. Congratulations! If you've been on the wagon and trying to stay motivated, I've got some food for thought for you.