Medical center names CEO

FRANKLINTON, La. (AP) — Dr. Kyle Magee has been appointed chief executive officer at Riverside Medical Center. The Daily News reports (http:…

UK releases data on heart surgery program

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — The University of Kentucky has reversed course and released records showing the death rates in a children’s heart surg…

9 children were exposed to rabid bat

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Health officials in Louisville have found nine children needing treatment for exposure to rabies after a bat was conf…

DHH: 7 new cases of West Nile

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — There are seven new West Nile cases in Louisiana, bringing this year’s total so far to eight, state health officials…