May Events Mark Stroke Month

Albuquerque Journal May 07, 2012

Lovelace Health System will hold two free events on May 15 in observance of National Stroke Month.   At 1 p.m., join an interactive aquatic therapy demonstration at Lovelace Rehabilitation Hospital, 505 Elm NE.   At 3 p.m., neurologist Dr. John Tanner will discuss the signs, symptoms and treatment of stroke at Lovelace Medical Center, 601 Martin Luther King NE. To make reservations...

It’s Official, it’s Lovelace

Roswell Daily Record May 04, 2012

   By Vanessa Kahin Roswell Regional Hospital is now officially Lovelace Regional Hospital-Roswell. The signs of the official name changes and ribbon cutting were everywhere Thursday evening at LRH: A packed parking lot; the smell of delicious hors d’oeuvres, live music and the spirited chatter of guests. All seemed to point to one undeniable truth, Lovelace Health System has acquired...

Top CEO: When Slocum Makes Plans, They Get Accomplished

New Mexico Business Weekly May 04, 2012

By Dennis Domrzalski, NMBW Reporter Ben Slocum’s body was shattered, but his mind was solid. As he lay in a New York City hospital bed in June 1988, the words of his doctors kept going through his mind: “You’ll never run again, and you’ll be lucky if you can walk correctly again.” It was devastating for the 26-year-old Slocum. He was a marathon runner in his prime. A month earlier, the New...

Lovelace Women's Hospital NICU/March of Dimes Walk to Benefit Premature Infants

KOB-TV May 04, 2012

Health Tip: Overcoming Obstacles to Exercise

HealthDay News April 30, 2012

Life's problems often get in the way of your best intentions when it comes to exercise.  However, a few simple adjustments in your schedule and thinking towards exercise can help incorporate exercise into your daily life, no matter what bumps along the road you may encounter. The American Council on Exercise offers these possible solutions to combatting exercise "saboteurs": When you're...