Southwest Life

‘Fair of Heart and Goosebump Race’ will return to Farmington

San Juan Regional Medical Center will hold its 10th annual “A Fair of the Heart and Goosebump Race” on Feb. 17 at the hospital’s Heart Center, 407 South Schwartz Ave., in Farmington. The fair will...

DATE: Jan. 31, 2018 | CATEGORY: Health

Mercy to offer prediabetes class

Mercy Regional Medical Center will offer a free class for people diagnosed with prediabetes from 9 to 11 a.m. Friday in Suite 140 of the medical office building at the hospital, 1010 Three Springs...

DATE: Jan. 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: Health

San Juan Basin Health to offer healthy habits series

San Juan Basin Public Health will present informational sessions about healthy eating and lifestyle from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Jan. 26, Feb. 9 and March 2 at Durango Public Library, 1900 East Third Ave....

DATE: Jan. 22, 2018 | CATEGORY: Health

Public invited to integrative health open house

The public is invited to attend an open house about integrative health care from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Pathways Physical Therapy and Holistic Health, 2243 Main Ave., Suite 3. Pathways...

DATE: Jan. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Health

Acupuncturist to give allergy talk Thursday at Durango Public Library

Acupuncturist Caleb Gates will give a talk about Advanced Allergy Therapeutics at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Durango Public Library, 1900 East Third Ave. The talk is titled “Resolving Immune...

DATE: Jan. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Health

Mercy receives five-star Medicare rating

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services recognized Mercy Regional Medical Center with a five-star rating for overall hospital quality. Mercy is one of seven hospitals in Colorado and the...

DATE: Jan. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Health

Free thyroid assessments offered Friday

Nancy Utter, a naturopathic practitioner, will offer a free thyroid gland assessment clinic from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 12, at Durango Natural Medicine, 117 County Road 250. The thyroid...

DATE: Jan. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Health

San Juan Regional opens second Aztec family medicine clinic

San Juan Health Partners, a division of San Juan Regional Medical Center, has expanded family medicine services in Aztec at the William Barkman Family Practice clinic, 102 Llano St. The clinic was...

DATE: Jan. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Health

Mercy to offer free prediabetes class

Mercy Regional Medical Center will offer a free class for people diagnosed with prediabetes from 9 to 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 5, in Suite 140 of the medical office building, 1010 Three Springs Blvd....

DATE: Dec. 30, 2017 | CATEGORY: Health

Heart Safe La Plata to offer first-aid, CPR classes

Local nonprofit Heart Safe La Plata will offer basic first-aid and CPR trainings in December at Durango Fire and Rescue Station 1, 142 Sheppard Drive: A basic first-aid class will be held at 3 p.m....

DATE: Dec. 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: Health

Mercy cardiology services listed in nation’s top 10 percent

Cardiology services at Mercy Regional Medical Center ranked in the top 10 percent nationwide when measured by volume-weighted performance, according to Healthgrades, a company that provides...

DATE: Dec. 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Health

San Juan Regional Medical Center receives excellence award

San Juan Regional Medical Center recently received a 2017 New Mexico Performance Excellence Award, specifically the Level 3 Roadrunner Recognition Award from Quality New Mexico. The award is a...

DATE: Dec. 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Health