Health Encourages Learning
Healthy students are more likely to perform well in school. The Health and Education Alliance of Louisiana (HEAL) is working to ensure the health of students in some of the state’s poorest neighborhoods, such as Central City and Treme. Working with various professionals, including LSU School of Dentistry and Dental Hygiene, among many others; HEAL has made astounding strides for children. “Since 2005, 30,000 health and education interventions have been accomplished on New Orleans students with impressive results.” May their work continue to bring health and education to the children of Louisiana.
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