Recent News

October 27, 2021

Bernadette Shares Her Breast Cancer Journey

Bernadette is a breast cancer survivor who wants to help others survive this disease; she also received her care at Lovelace Women’s Hospital. Our Lovelace Breast Health Centers offer fast, easy, and... Read More
October 27, 2021

Lovelace Women's Hospital Breast Care Center and The Anita Salas Memorial Fund Partnership

The Breast Care Center at Lovelace Women’s Hospital is proud to partner with The Anita Salas Memorial Fund (ASMF), a local nonprofit 501(c)3 whose mission is to assist underserved women and men of New... Read More
October 25, 2021

Update on Atrial Fibrillation by Sean Mazer, M.D., FHRS, FACC

Atrial fibrillation increases the risk of stroke, congestive heart failure and other complications, but it can be treated so do not put off care. Learn about treatment options, what ablation is and when a fib is... Read More
October 20, 2021

Playing Chess with Cancer

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, J.B. shared her breast cancer story with us. Now read her recollection of meeting her surgeon and a piece she wrote that was inspired by the Netflix series, “The Queen’s Gambit”.   My Surgeon The first time I met my surgeon after two... Read More
October 15, 2021


Listen in as one of the Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Occupational Therapy Assistants talks about the PWR! Program used to treat Parkinson's Disease. Read More
October 15, 2021

Double Knee Replacement Surgery Puts Patient Back on His Feet

Art Lucero has been active his entire life, staying in shape playing tennis and volleyball and swimming. He lived with a sore right knee from a old basketball injury, but that didn’t stop him from riding his bike to work for 15 years. While he has had some aches and pains along the way,... Read More
October 13, 2021

The Health Benefits of Walking During Pregnancy

Often when we think of exercise during pregnancy, we think of cardio or maybe a low impact perinatal fitness class. Cardio during pregnancy can be healthy when approved by your OB or midwife; however, cardio is not the only exercise regimen that provides health and wellness. During the very first... Read More
October 8, 2021

How One Breast Cancer Survivor Overcame Her Diagnosis

Bernadette G. was never a fan of doctor’s offices or annual check-ups and vowed to avoid them whenever she could. But, when a close friend was diagnosed with breast cancer, she began to prioritize her health, taking proactive steps by regularly performing breast self-exams at home. Shortly... Read More
October 8, 2021

Breast Cancer Survivor Reflects on Her Journey

J.B. shares, first-hand, her breast cancer journey.   On November 17, 2020, I was officially diagnosed with Grade 2 Invasive Ductal Carcinoma breast cancer.  This was after a routine yearly mammogram that had been delayed for seven months because of the pandemic. Luckily, it was caught in... Read More
September 29, 2021

Do you feel safe with your partner?

Your situation does not need to resemble the worst domestic violence movie to be a threat to you and your children. Even if your partner uses power in just one way that makes you feel uncomfortable, controlled or without choices, it is time for things to change. If symptoms are severe, it may be... Read More