LMH Health Community Health Fair is right around the corner
LMH Health wants to keep your lifelong health a priority through the annual Community Health Fair. This year’s event is Saturday, September 21, at the hospital campus at 330 Arkansas.
LMH Health raising awareness about opioid safety
“Even one prescription is enough to get someone addicted to opioids. We have to be careful prescribing. There are still risks that need to be discussed.”
LMH Health Foundation staff member recognized in international organization’s “40 Under 40” list
Erica Hill, finance and operations manager for LMH Health Foundation, has been recognized in the 2019 Association for Healthcare Philanthropy 40 Under 40 List.
East Heights Family Care ready to serve East Lawrence
LMH Health and the LMH Health Foundation are excited about the new East Heights Family Care Clinic opening this fall.
LMH Health focuses on health equity, inclusion and diversity
While health indicators have improved for most Americans, some groups experience a disproportionate burden of preventable disease, death and disability. LMH Health is building programs and working with community partners to help bridge the health equity gap.
Sports physicals, injury prevention and training - what you need to know
With the school year right around the corner, many student-athletes preparing for the upcoming season and are required to get a sports physical. Now is the time.
Community Safety Fair set for Saturday, August 10
Practicing safe habits doesn’t have to be stressful — it can be fun. That’s the message of public safety and health agencies in Douglas County as they come together for the second annual Community Safety Fair from 9 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Aug. 10, at South Park.
Back to school means it's time for physicals and vaccinations
Thinking about heading back to school can be an exciting time. LMH Health wants to make sure that parents understand the importance of visiting your doctor and about the vaccine requirements for students enrolled in Lawrence Public Schools.
Vaping is becoming more popular, but beware of its dangers
Though the smoking trend seems far behind, vaping is on the rise more than ever. It has become popular because of its many flavors and sleek designs that are easy to take on the go and to hide.
Understand the importance of water safety and keep children safe
On hot, sunny summer days, nothing feels more relaxing than sitting out by a cool pool or taking a weekend trip to the lake. Take extra precautions with children, especially those who can't swim.