Dr. K leads residents in an underserved area towards better health

Dr. K leads residents in an underserved area towards better health

Dr. Keisha Harvey, or Dr. K, is a board-certified family medicine physician, but her clinic offers more than primary care to the community. “We’re a big part of the heart of this community,” she says. “I like to think that we are one of the staples here.” Dr. K’s Family Medicine is located in Bogalusa, …

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Northeast Children’s Coalition encourages child care centers to become WellSpots

Northeast Children’s Coalition encourages child care centers to become WellSpots

The Children’s Coalition for Northeast Louisiana knows that investing early in the health and development of Louisiana’s children results in much better development later, and that’s one of the reasons they are proud to be a WellSpot. “The childhood obesity problem in Louisiana is critical,” said then-executive director of the Coalition Lynn Clark. “It falls …

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Whole Foods enjoys dual WellSpot designation

Whole Foods enjoys dual WellSpot designation

Whole Foods in Baton Rouge has been designated as a Restaurant WellSpot for their healthy grab-n-go food options, as well as a Worksite WellSpot for their focus on supporting the health of their team. “Well-Ahead Louisiana recognizes [Whole Foods] for offering healthy meal options for families, as well as their investment into the health of …

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