Foundation honors Lawrence residents for service to health care, LMH Health
LMH Health Foundation honored winners of the 13th annual Elizabeth Watkins Community Caring Award, which celebrates people and organizations who have provided significant service to LMH Health and community health care.
Help! I'm Dizzy!
Dizziness can result from a number of causes from medications to major medical problems. The most common cause is Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo or BPPV.
Donors provide record $4.2 million to LMH Health Foundation in 2019
Donors to the LMH Health Foundation committed a record $4.2 million of philanthropic support to benefit LMH Health patients, programs and initiatives throughout the fiscal year, which ended Dec. 31, 2019.
LMH Health Announces 2020 Priorities
LMH Health President and CEO Russ Johnson provided a summary of 2019 initiatives and announced priorities for 2020 at the community hospital’s Board of Trustees meeting.
Know your risk and keep your heart healthy
According to the Centers for Disease Control, heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States for both men and women. Reduce your chance of developing heart disease by knowing your risk factors and modifying those you can.
One woman's advice: "Listen to your heart"
According to the American Heart Association, cardiovascular diseases, which include stroke, claim the life of a woman about every 80 seconds. Listen to your heart and recognize the symptoms of heart attack in women.
LMH Health offers CarFit driver's safety program
Data has shown that many older drivers take great safety measures when it comes to driving. A survey from the AAA, AARP and the American Occupational Therapy Association reported that more than a third of older drivers have taken driver improvement courses.
Ankle arthritis - How much do you know?
Arthritis pain affects millions of Americans every year. Many types of arthritis can alter our quality of life, with osteoarthritis being the most common form in the United States. You may have heard of rheumatoid arthritis as well, however, there is one type of arthritis that isn’t talked about as much – ankle arthritis.
Take Advantage of your Medicare Wellness Visit at LMH Health
Each year, people with Medicare have an opportunity to take part in an annual wellness visit. Though the words “wellness visit” may sound daunting, this visit is not a physical exam.
LMH Health Hospital Implementing Precautions for Influenza-Like Illnesses
Due to an increase in influenza-like illnesses, LMH Health is implementing precautions in the hospital to keep our patients, staff, volunteers and visitors healthy.