Late Stage Breast Cancer Affecting More Women Under 40

February 28, 2013

New breast cancer data reveals that the incidence of late-stage metastatic breast cancer is on the rise for women 25 to 39. The study, published in the Feb. 27 Journal of the American Medical Association, was conducted by researchers at the University of Washington, Seattle, and St. Charles Health System. The study found that in the last three decades, the number of cases affecting younger women...

Lovelace Nominated for Healthiest Employer Award

February 13, 2013

Congratulations! Lovelace Health System has been named an honoree (in the very large company category) in New Mexico Healthiest Employers Awards. The nominees in this category are: Lovelace Health SystemAPSBCBSCity of AlbuquerquePresbyterianUnited Healthcare Southwest The winner of each category will be revealed at Albuquerque Business First’s Healthiest Employers awards luncheon on March 21.

Talking Ballroom Dance with Patti Smith

February 08, 2013

This year marks the 6th Annual Duke City Dance-Off as Lovelace Women’s Hospital brings together members of community, dance professionals and some of our own Lovelace employees to compete in The Spirit of Women’s Day of Dance February 23, 2013. It is a day recognized across the country to dance, enjoy some friendly competition and celebrate healthy lifestyles.  Dance Instructor and CSP Dance...

World Cancer Day at Home and Around the World

February 04, 2013

At Lovelace, we fight cancer head on. From the state’s only accredited breast care center to the first and only TomoHD, outcomes and quality of life for our patients are improving. We have the advantage and benefit of technology, research and prevention awareness to give our patients and their families the peace of mind that a cancer diagnosis does not have to be a death sentence. However, in...

Today we Go Red for Women

February 01, 2013

Today is National Wear Red Day to support the American Heart Association's Go Red for Women campaign to help raise awareness and fight the number one killer of women, heart disease. Lovelace is a proud supporter of Go Red for Women, not only for our patients and health plan members, but also for our employees who have been affected by heart disease. Today we show that support as we Go Red!