Dr. Sanchez Promoted to Co-Medical Director of Lovelace Medical Group
ABQ JournalFebruary 17, 2014
Angela Sanchez, M.D., has been promoted to Co-Medical Director for the Lovelace Medical Group/Southwest Medical Associates. Sanchez will also continue to serve as the lead physician for the department of family medicine and continue practicing at Southwest Medical Associates’ Northside office. She has a medical degree from Dartmouth Medical School; completed a residency at the Baylor Family...
Lovelace donates supplies to help Navajo Technical University recover from flood
Albuquerque Business FirstFebruary 04, 2014
Dennis Domrzalski, Reporter- Albuquerque Business First
Lovelace Medical Center has donated more than 1,000 pieces of medical supplies to the Navajo Technical University’s School of Nursing in Crownpoint to help the school recover from a flash flood in September that damaged its facilities.
The donated items include solution and injection sets, adhesives and plastic bandages, antibiotic...
Study: Overweight Kids More Likely to be Obese Teens
KRQEFebruary 03, 2014
ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – According to a new study, children who are overweight when they start kindergarten, are four times more likely to be obese by their teen years.
Along with the rest of the nation, childhood obesity is a battle being fought in New Mexico. Nearly 15 percent of kids ages 2 to 5 are overweight.
Doctors say the key to tackling the issue of childhood obesity is prevention....
By Rosalie Rayburn / Journal Staff Writer
Lovelace Westside Hospital has recently expanded its range of care options with the addition of a wound care clinic and new services for women.
The wound care clinic opened in October with two staffers who are certified by the National Alliance of Wound Care and Ostomy, occupational therapist Ann Marie Santoyo and physical therapist Angela Arbelaez....