Health Condition Guides

You can take control of your health through knowledge. Learn everything you can about your
general health or conditions to help you make smart choices when it comes to your care.

Choose a condition or category below to browse information on that topic.


Chronic Lung Disease

Congestive Heart Failure

Diabetes Mellitus


General Health Topics

Heart and Vessels


Joint Replacement

Lifecare Planning

Mental Health and Coping Skills


Pain Management




Stomach and Intestines

Interactive Health Workbooks

These Workbooks, sometimes called “Go-to-Guides,” are multimedia, self-care guides that help you learn about and track care for conditions such as:

  • Asthma
  • Chronic Lung Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Heart Disease
  • Diabetes

Some information is provided by Krames® Patient Education. Krames is an independent company that provides educational resources for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana and HMO Louisiana, Inc. While we do not sponsor or endorse any particular program, you may find some of this information helpful in meeting your health and wellness needs.