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  • Spring 2015
    When Alzheimer’s Disease Takes Hold - 03/13/2015 - *Names have been changed to protect the patient’s privacyAunt Clai re* was 80 and living on California’s central coast when she lost her husband to Alzheimer’s disease... more
  • Winter 2015
    Bocce Ball - 02/24/2015 - Considered the world’s oldest known game, throwing balls toward a target dates back as early as 5200 B.C., when theEgyptians first tossed polished stone. Centuries... more
  • Fall 2014
    The Wonder of Eating Whole Foods - 01/14/2015 - Whole foods live primarily in the fresh fruit and vegetable section of grocery stores and farmer’s markets, and they’re a colorful lot: red, yellow, orange, purple,... more
  • Spring 2014
    The Sweet Tooth Dilemma - 03/05/2014 - Have you ever searched your kitchen for something sweet to eat, knowing that you recently tossed out the blatantly sugar-laden treats in your pantry? Feeling desperate,... more
  • Winter 2014
    11th Annual Community Heart and Stroke Conference - 01/01/2014 - February is Heart Month and a great time to educate oneself about heart health. For Coachella Valley residents, the Community Heart and Stroke Conference —... more
  • Fall 2013
    Strength Training - 09/01/2013 - What if someone told you about a pill you could take to make you feel better, laugh more and enjoy life with renewed vigor? And what if that pill could lessen the... more
  • Spring 2013
    Back On His Feet - 03/01/2013 - The pain in his back and leg had gotten so severe that 74-year-old Jay Kepner could barely walk. “Even with a walker, I couldn’t go any distance,” recalls the Bermuda... more
  • Winter 2013
    Day Of Caring - 01/01/2013 - Eisenhower’s seventh annual Day of Caring…About Women and Cancer will take place at the Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center on Friday, February 8, 2013, from 9:15 a.m.... more
  • Fall 2012
    Golfer Troy Kelly - Getting His Game Back - 11/01/2012 - It wasn’t just about his golf game. For Troy Kelly, it was a quality of life issue. As a professional on the PGA tour, Kelly was used to pushing his body to the limit.... more
  • Spring 2012
    Eisenhower Imaging Center - 03/01/2012 - In January, Eisenhower Medical Center began offering patients the next generation in diagnostic imaging power with the Philips GEMINI TF (TruFlight) PET/CT system with... more
  • Winter 2012
    Committed To Global Health - 01/01/2012 - “Act locally, think globally” is more than a bumper sticker slogan to Noemi “Mimi” Doohan, MD, PhD. This dedicated family physician spent the first week of October 2011... more
  • Fall 2011
    Luscious Lorraine - 11/01/2011 - For as long as she could remember, Lorraine Ornelas wanted to be a pastry chef. Growing up in the Bay Area, a mecca for some of the finest restaurants in the world,... more
  • Spring 2011
    Children’s Day, Healing Garden Groundbreaking - 03/01/2011 - On Wednesday, March 23, the Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center at Eisenhower will hold a Community Children’s Day in recognition of Child Abuse Prevention Month. The... more
  • Winter 2011
    5 Things - 12/01/2010 - 1. Move On    Whether it is a job, relationship or other situation, the New Year is a good     time to reevaluate and move... more
  • Fall 2010
    The Healing Harp - 09/01/2010 - For centuries, the harp has been used to soothe, calm and relieve anxiety.Harps were actually used in Europe during the Middle Ages by monks who would play special music... more
  • Winter 2010
    Betty Ford Center Opens New Patient Entrance And... - 12/01/2009 - On November 16, 2009, Susan Ford Bales, Chairman, Betty Ford Center at Eisenhower and the Betty Ford Center Board of Directors conducted a ribbon cutting ceremony and... more
  • Summer 2010
    Preventive Cardiology - 06/01/2010 - Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. Understanding who is at risk for cardiovascular disease and what preventive treatments are most... more
  • Spring 2010
    Alcohol Awareness Hour Speaker Series - 03/01/2010 - This special presentation showcases the astonishing story of the genesis of Alcoholics Anonymous — the magnum opus of Bill Wilson and Dr. Bob Smith that has saved... more
  • Summer 2009
    2008 PHYSICIAN OF THE YEAR - 07/01/2009 - Every month, Eisenhower Medical Center employees recognize the extraordinary accomplishments of the Center’s medical staff by awarding a physician the Eisenhower... more
  • Fall 2009
    Hang Time - 09/01/2009 - The relationship between Tom Hayes and time is at the center of his life. Like most people, he never has enough of it. Two daughters and one son, a rewarding job, a... more
  • Nov-Dec 2002
    Mohammad Mojard M.D. - 11/01/2002 - Having suffered from asthma as a child, Dr. Mohammad “Mo” Mojarad knew he wanted to one day help others suffering like himself. He even dreamed of finding a... more
  • Winter 2009
    The Future is Now - 04/01/2009 - I t is extremely exciting to share with our Healthy Living audience Eisenhower Medical Center’s leap into the future with two new robots—the da Vinci® S HD™ System,... more
  • Spring 2009
    Third Annual Leonore Annenberg Lecture - 03/01/2009 - The third annual Leonore Annenberg Lecture, “Organ Transplantation: At the Crossroads of Routine Medical Miracles, Scarcity and Rationing, and Final Choices,”will be... more
  • Spring 2008
    5 Things - 03/01/2008 - 5 Things you can do right now as part of your wellness routine. Brain stimulation. While video games may feel like childs play, today’s high-tech brain games (like... more
  • Summer 2008
    Water without the Waste - 11/04/2008 - While the message is clear that drinking water is beneficial for overall health, how to make the drink portable without spending a small fortune on bottled water has... more
  • Fall 2008
    Eisenhower Receives Patient Safety Award - 09/01/2008 - Eisenhower Medical Center was recently named one of only 249 hospitals in the nation to receive the prestigious 2008 Distinguished Hospital Award for Patient Safety™... more
  • Winter 2007
    Treating Diabetes: Examining the Options - 01/01/2008 - For people with Type 1 diabetes, or with Type 2 and an insulin requirement, the ability to maintain excellent glucose control is significant, since the condition... more
  • Fall 2007
    The Lisfranc Injury: Fixing the Feeble Foot - 09/01/2007 - Firefighter Jerry Salmeron’s foot trauma is technically known as a Lisfranc fracture. It is a complex and often misdiagnosed foot injury requiring immediate diagnosis... more
  • Summer 2007
    John & Anne Marion: On Eisenhower, Art and the... - 06/01/2007 - As a rancher, businesswoman and philanthropist, Anne Marion cherishes her West Texas roots, as both she and husband, John are committed to the western lifestyle ... more
  • Spring 2007
  • Winter 2006
    Eisenhower Cardiologist Honored Nationally - 11/01/2006 - Eisenhower Medical Center Cardiologist Charlie W. Shaeffer, Jr., MD, is the recipient of the American Heart Association’s (AHA) national 2006 Volunteer Advocate of... more
  • Jul-Aug 2006
    Del Mar - A Feast for the Senses - 07/01/2006 - There really is nothing like standing at the water’s edge, digging your toes into the sand and staring into an abyss of endless blue sky, salty waves and sun. A day at... more
  • May-Jun 2006
    President’s Message May-Jun 2006 - 05/01/2006 - It is my great honor to announce the inaugural presentation of the Eisenhower Medical Center Spirit of Giving award, designed to honor individuals whose commitment to... more
  • Mar-Apr 2006
    A Good Night’s Sleep - 03/01/2006 - Sleep. It is a non-negotiable, vital part of our existence, as important as food and water and the air that we breathe. Without it, we start to crumble — physically and... more
  • Mar-Apr 2005
    President’s Message Mar-Apr 2005 - 03/01/2005 - What a surprise to a fit, active, 49-year-old man when he suffers a heart attack. David Chook, the subject of our fascinating cover story, is a health care professional... more
  • Jan-Feb 2006
    Eisenhower — One of the First in the United... - 01/01/2006 - Radioactive seeds have been used to cure thousands of cases of prostate cancer since their first use 40 years ago. Now, the Arnold Palmer Prostate Center at Eisenhower... more
  • Nov-Dec 2005
    President’s Message - 11/01/2005 - The Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center is truly a healing place like no otherSM, and also happens to be the most comprehensive cancer treatment center in Riverside... more
  • Sep-Oct 2005
    National Patient Safety Goals – A “Safety First”... - 09/01/2005 - By the time Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) reviews and renews their annual recommendations for patient safety themes, and presents... more
  • Jul-Aug 2005
    A Large Gift from the City of Indian Wells - 07/01/2005 - The City of Indian Wells recently awarded Eisenhower Medical Center a $5 million grant for Campaign Eisenhower, the Center’s capital campaign. The funds will be used for... more
  • May-Jun 2005
    Pharmacy Boasts New Services, New Look - 05/01/2005 - Everything is new at the Eisenhower Medical Center Pharmacy! New home delivery services, recent renovations and plans to implement a new system expediting the... more
  • Sep-Oct 2004
    The New Informed Patient Teaming with the... - 09/10/2004 - There was a time, not that long ago, when a diagnosis and treatment plan given by the doctor was the final say in a patient’s awareness of their disease. No matter how... more
  • Jan-Feb 2005
    The Arnold Palmer Prostate Center - 01/01/2005 - When the Arnold Palmer Prostate Center at Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center celebrates its grand opening in mid-January, men in the Coachella Valley and the entire... more
  • Jul-Aug 2004
    The Bionic Golfer - 07/01/2004 - Four knee injuries from football and skiing didn’t keep sixtytwo- year-old J.R. (James Richard) Delich off the golf course. Yet, a year ago this scratch player and... more
  • Mar-Apr 2004
    Major Medical Breakthrough May Cure Type 1... - 03/01/2004 - It is, without a doubt, one of the most exciting discoveries ever made in the search for a cure for Type 1 diabetes. The discovery? Transplanted cells from... more
  • Jan-Feb 2004
    Osteoarthritis: The Most Common Form of Arthritis - 01/01/2004 - You hear a lot about arthritis on television, in newspaper flyers, and in health care magazine ads. But did you know that there are more than 100 different... more