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May 5, 2022

Are You Being Detoured by Problems “Down Below”?

Discussing problems about your pelvic health with your healthcare provider may feel awkward—but it is definitely nothing to be embarrassed about or to avoid. Your doctor has heard it all, and there is nothing that you can mention to them that they have not handled before. If something does... Read More
April 6, 2022

Keep your chin up

Did you know as many as 97% of people have neck and back pain at some point in their lives, and 80% will seek treatment for it? The good news is that there are many ways to safely manage pain. Finding relief is an ongoing process that varies for everyone. So, if you are suffering from neck or back... Read More
March 18, 2022

Making Sense of Women’s Health Tests and Screenings

Are you wondering which health screenings and exams are right for you? Congratulations! You are taking a big-picture, proactive approach to your health! Screenings are medical tests that look for signs of health problems before symptoms appear. Some conditions, such as high blood pressure or high... Read More
March 7, 2022

Colon Cancer Awareness Month

Colorectal cancer is the second leading cancer killer in the United States, but it doesn’t have to be. If everyone aged 45 years or older had regular screening tests, at least 60% of deaths from this cancer could be avoided. The colon, often called the rectum or bowel, comprises the greatest... Read More
February 15, 2022

Give your Heart a Rest

With all our hectic and stressful lives, sleep is often an area of our health that gets neglected and treated as a luxury. While not having an occasional good night’s sleep can make you feel cranky and less productive, regularly shortchanging yourself of adequate sleep can also have serious... Read More
February 11, 2022

Sweet Truth: How can I prevent diabetes?

Diabetes is a disease that occurs when your blood glucose (blood sugar) is too high. If left untreated, having too much glucose in your blood can cause health problems, such as heart disease, stroke, nerve damage, eye problems, and kidney disease. It is estimated that over 30 million people in the... Read More
January 20, 2022

Repetitive Stress Injuries

What is causing that aching and burning in my hand or wrist, and what can I do to prevent and heal it? Like any other delicate instruments, your wrists, hands and fingers can suffer from overuse. Typing on a keyboard, sports, hobbies and other repetitive activities can all contribute to aches and... Read More
January 3, 2022

Lovelace Women’s Hospital Delivers Comfort After Premature Newborn Arrives

On April 20, 2018, Kelcey and her husband, Alexander arrived at Lovelace Women’s Hospital in the wee hours of the morning with the feeling that something wasn’t right. Kelcey was 34 weeks and four days pregnant and experiencing excruciating pain. When they pulled up to the hospital,... Read More
November 18, 2021

Find a Family on Your Floor at Lovelace Women’s Hospital

Karen A.’s desire to be in healthcare blossomed at a young age. Her career path was solidified when her mother became extremely ill. Despite the unfortunate circumstances, one positive shined through the negative situation and gave Karen a little bit of peace – the nurses taking care of... Read More
November 18, 2021

Motherhood and Nursing Live in Perfect Harmony at Lovelace Women’s Hospital

Ever since she was a little girl Ashley M. knew she wanted to do something that involved working with and helping children. The obvious paths in her mind were motherhood, teaching or nursing. She decided to become a mother first, and then pursue a career in healthcare by enrolling in nursing school... Read More