Health Care As It Should Be March 2012

Upcoming Events

  • Importance of Water to Your Health PL
    Palm Springs Public Library Series
    TU, Mar 20, 6 to 7 p.m.
    Russell Grant, MD, Urgent Care Medicine/ Internal Medicine
    760-969-7770, extension 7560
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    Great Living Starts Here Series LQ
    Wednesdays, 1 to 2 p.m.
    Mar 21:  Dining Out While Slimming Down Read More
    Mar 28:  Catch Some Omega-3s 
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    Apr 4: How to Choose Healthy Protein Read More
    Apr 11:  Calcium: The Bare Bones Read More
    Eisenhower Medical Center Nutritionists
    760-610-7205

    Replacements…Hip, Knee and Arthritic Joints AC
    Healthy Night Out
    W, Mar 21, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.
    Sohail Ahmad, MD, Orthopedic Surgery
    Blade Branham, Supervisor, Physical Therapy
    760-568-1234; $8 for heart-healthy dinner, payment by Mar 16. Read More

    Sex and Continence After Prostate or Bladder Cancer LC
    Sponsored by Slate Pharmaceuticals
    TH, Mar 22, 5:30 to 7 p.m.
    Lance Patrick Walsh, PhD, MD, Urology
    Complimentary dinner; reservations by Mar 21.
    760-834-3687 Read More

    Seniors and Depression AC
    W, Mar 28, 1:30 to 3 p.m.
    Anthony Bassanelli, MD, Psychiatrist
    Sheda Heidarian, MD, Internal Medicine/Geriatric Medicine; Maura Fisher, MS, RN, Director and John Mann, LCSW, Center for Geropsychiatry
    760-568-1234  Read More

    The Year in Medicine: from Aspirin to Cancer Vaccines to Vitamin D LC
    8th Annual Dr. Mark Moyad Community Lecture
    TH, Mar 29, 4 to 5:30 p.m.
    Mark Moyad, MD, MPH, Jenkins Director, University of Michigan
    Consulting Director, Eisenhower Wellness Institute
    760-834-3798; reservations by Mar 27.  Read More

 

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You Won't Want to Miss...

17th Annual Jim Cook Day of Hope for Diabetes
For 17 years, the Jim Cook Day of Hope for Diabetes® has educated thousands interested in learning more about a disease the World Health Organization has defined as an epidemic. On Saturday, March 17, 2012, the public is invited to attend this free event, sponsored by Eisenhower Medical Center and the Desert Diabetes Club. The Jim Cook Day of Hope for Diabetes, which includes a product fair showcasing the latest technology and treatments for persons with diabetes, will be held from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information about the Jim Cook Day of Hope for Diabetes or the Desert Diabetes Club, please visit emc.org/ddc. Read the Full Article

Open Houses at Eisenhower Health Center

Tuesday, April 3, 5:30 to 7 p.m.
Eisenhower Health Center at Sunrise
151 S. Sunrise Way, Palm Springs
 
Thursday, April 5, 5:30 to 7 p.m.
Eisenhower Health Center at Rimrock
4791 E. Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs

Free; open to the public; no reservations. Come and join us for refreshments, meet the doctors and staff, tour the health centers and learn more about the services and programs Eisenhower offers.