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  • EVENTS
  • Service
  • 10/22
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    Celebrate Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Day with certified acupuncturists and herbalists. Acupuncture is used to treat a variety of conditions such as arthritis, low back and joint pain, sports injuries, migraines and asthma. Community style... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
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    A limited number of free Spirometry screenings are being offered to adults and children over the age of 7. Appointments are required. Spirometry, which measures the amount of air that a person can blow out of their lungs, is the most common test of... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
  • LECTURES
  • 09/29
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    Foot problems including bunions, Achilles tendon and planter fasciitis are very common and can slow down the active senior. Please join Dr. Johnson for a discussion on operative and non-operative orthopedic treatment options. more
    Location: Mizell Senior Center, Palm Springs
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Orthopedic Surgery
  • 09/29
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    There are many treatment options for metastatic prostate cancer that may slow down the growth of the cancer and possibly improve symptoms. Please join Dr. Varun Gupta for this informative update on available treatments today and what promising... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Medical Oncology
    Light refreshments will be served.
  • 10/03
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    "National Osteoporosis Foundation Support Group" Join Richard Fausel, DO, Director of the Eisenhower Osteoporosis Clinic, for a comprehensive overview of bone health and osteoporosis with emphasis on diagnosis, prevention and treatment options. more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Anatomical/Clinical Pathology and Family Medicine
  • 10/04
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    Join Dr. Joshua Hunt, Coachella Valley Foot and Ankle Institute (CVFA), for a discussion focusing on Ankle Arthritis and the newest options available, followed by a question and answer period to address your specific concerns.  CVFA is... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
  • 10/05
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    Join Alex Del Rosario, MD to get upfront answers to the most common questions regarding Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP), backed by clinical data, and the current Centers for Disease Control and Department of Health & Human Services Guidelines. more
    Location: The LGBT Community Center of the Desert, Palm Springs
  • 10/08
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    Join Dr. Bhasker-Rao for in-depth information about bariatric surgery, including: The health benefits of weight loss surgery Factors that make a person a likely surgical candidate An overview of surgical options for weight loss and weight... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: General Surgery
  • 10/11
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    Discover the wide variety of fall produce available in California. Join Rosalind Elemy to learn how to cook with fresh and colorful fruits and vegetables. Sample freshly prepared recipes that taste great and offer healthy eating options for fall. more
    Location: La Quinta Wellness Center
    Other will be served.
  • 10/12
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    This patient seminar will focus on why chronic heartburn should not be ignored. Other topics to be discussed will be the life-threatening progression of heartburn, GERD, Barrett’s esophagus and beyond. more
    Location: The LGBT Community Center of the Desert, Palm Springs
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Gastroenterology
  • 10/14
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    Join Judith Hall PT, DPT, CCRT to review and participate in exercises to improve overall strength and minimize your risk for falls. The Palms at La Quinta is located at 45190 Seeley Dr, La Quinta, CA 92253 more
  • 10/18
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    Join Belinda Zaparinuk and learn about the advantages of 3D Tomosynthesis and 3D Whole Breast Ultrasound. more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
  • 10/19
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    Join Dr. Bhasker-Rao for in-depth information about bariatric surgery, including: The health benefits of weight loss surgery Factors that make a person a likely surgical candidate An overview of surgical options for weight loss and weight... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: General Surgery
  • 10/19
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    In recognition of Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day please join breast reconstruction experts from Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center for a presentation on breast reconstruction surgery. more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Plastic Surgery
    Dinner will be served.
  • 10/25
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    Acupuncture and other traditional Chinese Medicine approaches can successfully treat an array of conditions including: digestive disorders, anxiety, depression, fatigue, chronic pain, insomnia, menopausal symptoms, allergies, addictions and stress... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
  • 10/26
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    Please join Dr. Ileana Popescu for an overview of the most up-to-date information on the prevention, detection and treatment of breast cancer. more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Medical Oncology
    Lunch will be served.
  • 10/27
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    Irritable Bowel Syndrome is manifested as abdominal pain with altered bowel habits and no known identifiable cause. Join Christopher Flannery, MD as he covers the epidemiology, manifestations, diagnostic criteria, and treatment options for... more
    Location: Mizell Senior Center, Palm Springs
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Gastroenterology
  • Ongoing
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    You are eligible for Medicare, now what?  The decisions and choices you face can be confusing and overwhelming.  Join an Outreach Coodinator for HICAP of Riverside County from 1 to 3 p.m. and learn to navigate... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
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    This six-week series is designed to help smokers to quit smoking and to develop coping skills to combat the psychological and physical side effects of smoking cessation.  Call for series information and begin date. Cost is $100 for the series. more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
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    This program is designed to help smokers to quit smoking and to develop coping skills to combat the psychological and physical side effects of smoking cessation.  Call for series information and begin date. Non-refundable community cost is... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • PROGRAMS
  • Barbara Sinatra Children's Center
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    Individual and group counseling for victims of child sexual, physical and emotional abuse and associated trauma. For information, call 760-340-2336, or visit barbarasinatrachildrenscenter.org. more
    Location: Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center
  • Diabetes Education
  • Ongoing
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    Cada cuarto Jueves del mes, de 3 a 4 p.m.:Centro Medico EisenhowerEdificio Probst, Oficina 100B39000 Bob Hope Drive, Rancho Mirage Todas los miembros de la comunidad, pacientes y parientes de los pacientes son bienvenidos. Para information, favor... more
  • Ongoing
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    A free educational class for those on insulin therapy and their loved ones or caretakers. Instructor: Eisenhower Diabetes Program educator Held on the second Monday of the month, 10 to 11 a.m. at the Diabetes Program office, Eisenhower Medical... more
    Location: Eisenhower Medical Center, Probst Building
  • Ongoing
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    Optimizing Insulin Pump Therapy meets the first Monday of every month. more
    Location: Eisenhower Medical Center, Probst Building
  • Ongoing
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    Meets first and third Monday of month from 3 to 4 p.m. Free and open to the public. Learn about diabetes and have your questions answered by our Certified Diabetes Educators. Held at the Diabetes Program office,... more
    Location: Eisenhower Medical Center, Probst Building
  • Ongoing
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    Meets monthly on the second Wednesday from 9 to 10 a.m. October through May. Free and open to the public. Learn about diabetes and have your questions answered by our Certified Diabetes Educators. Pre-registration required. more
    Location: Eisenhower George and Julia Argyros Health Center
  • Eisenhower Wellness Institute
  • Ongoing
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    Perfect for those seeking the rlaxing and centering benefits of yoga without getting up and down from the floor. This class is suitable for those new to yoga, seniors or those who are recovering from illness, injury or joint replacement.... more
    Location: Bannan Building, Suite 1207
  • Ongoing
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    A perfect class for those with little or  no yoga experience with focus on beginners and basics. It is suitable for those seeking a way to build their foundation of yoga practice in a supportive, non-judgmental and compassionate way. The class... more
    Location: Studio at El Paseo, Palm Desert
  • Ongoing
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    This class builds upon the foundation established in Gentle Yoga or for those who have some yoga experience and are in good health. A more challenging physical practice that includes flowing sequences, standing and balance postures and floor work.... more
    Location: Studio at El Paseo, Palm Desert
  • Ongoing
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    A perfect class for those with little or no yoga experience with focus on beginners and basics. It is suitable for those seeking a way to build their foundation of yoga practice in a supportive, non-judgmental and compassionate way. The class... more
    Location: Bannan Building, Suite 1207
  • Ongoing
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    Building on an established foundation, this more advanced class offers a focused intensity. Classes include flow sequences coupled with breath, sun salutations, standing postures and inversions. Yoga philosophy is woven throughout the practice. Each... more
    Location: Studio at El Paseo, Palm Desert
  • Ongoing
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    Finding relaxation in our everyday lives can be challenging. This class is 75 minutes of me time and is fully supported in a restorative yoga practice. This can be a deeply healing practice and is a way to bring harmony and peace to an often hectic... more
    Location: Studio at El Paseo, Palm Desert
  • Ongoing
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    Finding relaxation in our everyday lives can be challenging. This class is 75 minutes of me time and is fully supported in a restorative yoga practice. This can be a deeply healing practice and is a way to bring harmony and peace to an often hectic... more
    Location: Bannan Building, Suite 1207
  • Ongoing
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    This class is designed for people caring for their shoulders, backs, knees or hips. It is a hybrid of Gentle and Restorative Yoga classes. Ability to get up and down from the floor is required. Prescreening required as physician release may be... more
    Location: Studio at El Paseo, Palm Desert
  • Ongoing
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    This class is designed for people caring for their shoulders, backs, knees or hips. It is a hybrid of Gentle and Restorative Yoga classes. Ability to get up and down from the floor is required. Open to women. Prescreening required as... more
    Location: Studio at El Paseo, Palm Desert
  • Ongoing
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    Yoga fusion combines the flow of yoga with the precision and toning of Pilates. The focus of the practice is connecting breath and movements to increase strength and flexibility, with particular attention to the core muscles of the abdomen and... more
    Location: Studio at El Paseo, Palm Desert
  • Healthy Living Resource Center
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    Patients learn the benefits of practicing Tai Chi, which boosts physical fitness, builds strength and flexibility, helps lower blood pressure and improves bone strength. Wear comfortable clothing; floor mat required. Advanced Class meets every... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • Ongoing
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    Meets every Tuesday and Thursday from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Classes are $5 each. Physician consent form and pre-registration required. Instructor: Danielle Meglio, COTA/C, MLD/CDT, Occupational Therapy Assistant Co-sponsors: Eisenhower Medical... more
    Location: Renker Wellness Center
  • Ongoing
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    Meets every Tuesday and Thursday from 1:15 to 2:15 p.m. Classes are $5 each. Physician consent form and pre-registration required. Instructor: Danielle Meglio, COTA/C, MLD/CDT, Occupational Therapy Assistant more
    Location: Renker Wellness Center
  • Ongoing
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    Start your week off right on Mondays with Lunch and Lose -- a weekly weight loss and nutrition support group series which teaches you how to make healthy choices and eat differently for both short-term and long-term weight management. ... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Gynecology/Obstetrics
  • Ongoing
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    Meets every Wednesday and Friday from 11:00am to 12:00pm. Classes are $5 each. Physician consent form and pre-registration required. Instructor: Danielle Meglio, COTA/C, MLD/CDT, Occupational Therapy Assistant  Reservations are... more
    Location: Renker Wellness Center
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    Medicare counseling by a HICAP representative is available at no charge. Call 760-423-4855 for available dates/times; limited number of appointments. The Center is located at 45280 Seeley Drive, La Quinta. more
    Location: Eisenhower George and Julia Argyros Health Center
  • Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • Ongoing
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    The “Relaxation Response” is a practice that benefits the mind, body and spirit, providing a respite from tension, worry and anxiety. The focus of this group is to learn simple relaxation and stress management skills. Meets every Wednesday, 1:30... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • Ongoing
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    Change in body composition and strength as a result of strength training may result in significant physical and emotional improvements for cancer patients. Meets every Tuesday from from 8 to 9 a.m.  Physician prescription required. Fee of $5 per... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • Ongoing
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    Patients learn the benefits of practicing Tai Chi, which boosts physical fitness, builds strength and flexibility, helps lower blood pressure and improves bone strength. Wear comfortable clothing; floor mat required. Meets every Tuesday and... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • Ongoing
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    Exercise has been shown to be beneficial for mind, body and soul, but sometimes taking that first step is the hardest. This class will include walking education, stretching and brisk walks and cool downs followed by a 45 minute movement program. ... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • Ongoing
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    Yoga is a breath-focused practice to improve balance and strength with active and passive poses. This new yoga class for cancer survivors is open to all levels of physical ability. A referral from your Eisenhower physician and... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
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    Healing Touch massage, a 30 minute clothed, chair or table massage,  for those affected by cancer.  Massage therapist is available the Wednesday mornings by appointment only.  Eisenhower physician referral is required.  Call for appointment.   more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
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    Nutritional counseling for those affected by cancer.  Eisenhower physician referral required for a complimentary consultation with a Registered Dietitian.  more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • Renker Wellness Center
  • 10/06
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    Are you new to anticoagulation (or blood thinner) therapy? Have you been on long-term anticoagulation therapy? Please join us for a FREE education hour covering risks and benefits of anticoagulation therapy. Classes feature a team of instructors... more
    Location: Renker Wellness Center
  • Ongoing
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    The facility is open to community members who are Renker Wellness Center fitness members.(all prices include 10 percent discount for members of Eisenhower Healthy Living Resource Center) To become a fitness member:Physician consent... more
    Location: Renker Wellness Center
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    Body fat testing and counseling available by appointment only. Fee required. more
    Location: Renker Wellness Center
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    Nutritional counseling for a healthy heart; by appointment.   more
    Location: Renker Wellness Center
  • Smilow Heart Center
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    Breathe Better Education Series Join us on the third Wednesday of each month (October through May) from noon to 1 p.m. for classes relating to lung health. Reservations not required. Topics through May 2017:October 19:  Exercise and Lung... more
    Location: Renker Wellness Center
  • Ongoing
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    Meets second and fourth Tuesday of each month from 2 to 3 p.m. Pre-registration, by calling 760-773-2080, is desired but not required prior to each attendance.   more
    Location: Renker Wellness Center
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    Nutritional counseling for those affected by heart disease. Fee to be determined on individual's needs. more
  • Traub Parkinson's Center
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    Meets Tuesdays year round from 9 to 10 a.m.. Exercise class for Parkinsonians designed to achieve and maintain optimal motor function, increase muscle strength and improve balance and gait. Caregivers welcome. Physician prescription required. $20... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
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    Nutritional counseling for those affected by Parkinson’s disease and other neurological disorders. Fee determined on individual needs. more
  • GROUPS
  • Cancer
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    Meets Wednesdays year round, noon to 1:15 p.m.For newly diagnosed, currently under treatment and survivors. This support group offers understanding about the specific emotional, physical and social issues related to cancer.  Includes lunch. ... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • Ongoing
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    Meets Tuesdays year round, 3 to 4:30 p.m.An open forum for cancer patients, their loved ones and caregivers. Get help and support with the emotional, social and physical issues related to cancer. Speakers for this event include; Pamela Jones... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • Ongoing
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    For those affected by myeloma. Facilitator of this group is Alison Mayer Sachs, MSW, OSW-C.Meets 3rd Thursday of month year round, 3 to 4:30 p.m.  more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • Ongoing
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    Being diagnosed with cancer is often described as feeling as though you’ve been dropped in a foreign country where you don’t speak the language and someone forgot to give you a map. Our information and support group will help you learn the... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
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    An American Cancer Society program especially for cancer patients...receive beauty techniques and tips to help restore physical appearance and self image during treatment. Meets 2nd Monday of the month, every other month, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • Cardiology
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    Support for cardiac patients, their loved ones and caregivers. Join us on October 6, 2016, one week earlier than the regular meeting time, for a presentation by Michael Bagheri, MD, entitled Mission Impossible: Saving the Failing Heart ... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology
  • Diabetes
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    The Desert Diabetes Club is a support group that meets on the third Wednesday  of each month October through May (exceptions December and February) from 2 to 3 p.m. at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenower. Various speakers... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
  • Other
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    Meets Wednesdays year round, 4 to 5 p.m. Please call prior to first attendance. Open to the public and parents of clients. more
    Location: Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center
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    Meets Thursdays year round, 9 to 11 a.m.For loved ones and caregivers. more
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    Meets second Monday of month year round, 6:30 to 8 p.m.Those who have HAD bariatric surgery, GOING to have bariatric surgery, or THINKING about bariatric surgery. It doesn’t matter where you had the surgery, who your surgeon was, or how long... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
  • Ongoing
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    Recurring 5-week sessions on Tuesdays from 1 to 2:30 p.m.   Call for session start dates. more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • Ongoing
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    Held the third Wednesday of month (October to May), noon to 1 p.m. Attend one or all. No reservations required. Held at Eisenhower Renker Wellness Center. If further questions, call Jenny Armstrong at 760-773-1380. more
    Location: Renker Wellness Center
  • Ongoing
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    Support and information for patients, their loved ones and caregivers. Group meets the second Tuesday of the month from noon to 1 p.m. at Eisenhower Renker Wellness Center.   more
    Location: Renker Wellness Center
  • Ongoing
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    The National Osteoporosis Foundation Support Group meets on the first Monday each month from 11 a.m. to noon at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower. Patients, their loved ones and caregivers are welcome to participate. more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
  • Ongoing
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    The Ostomy Support Group meets on the first Thursday of every month from 1:30 to 3 p.m. The group provides information and support to persons with ostomies (ostomates) and their loved ones and caregivers.  Members of the group also provide... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • Ongoing
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    Meets every Friday, year round, from 2:30 to 4 p.m. in the Bob Hope Classic Medical Building, 38700 Bob Hope Drive, Suite 216. All Eisenhower Outpatient Behavioral Health patients are invited to attend. Reservations are not required.   more
    Location: Eisenhower Medical Center