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  • Spring 2014
    Eisenhower Medical Center - A National Leader in... - 03/06/2014 - In July 2013, the United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) issued a recommendation that individuals at high risk for lung cancer undergo annual screening... more
  • Winter 2014
    Cheeky’s No Ordinary Menu - 01/01/2014 - It may sound cheeky , but the worst thing about this Palm Springs eatery is the menu. After all, when everything sounds this enticing, how can you possibly decide what... more
  • Fall 2013
    Caught in Time - 09/01/2013 - It all started in 2012 when Eisenhower Medical Center’s General Counsel Michael Appelhans, started feeling “off.” “I lift weights at the gym on a regular... more
  • Spring 2013
    Whitewater Preserve - 03/01/2013 - Formerly home to the Whitewater Trout Farm, the Whitewater Preserve was purchased by the Wildlands Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that buys and restores... more
  • Winter 2013
    Discover Art! - 01/01/2013 - The posh boutiques, upscale restaurants and glitzy galleries of El Paseo in Palm Desert couldn’t have asked for a better new neighbor. The Palm Springs Art Museum in... more
  • Fall 2012
    BAM! - 11/01/2012 - Inspired to save the lives of Coachella Valley cancer patients by keeping all of their support local, BIGHORN Behind a Miracle (BAM) presented a check for $750,000 on... more
  • Spring 2012
    Ninth Annual Community Heart Conference - 03/01/2012 - According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, cardiovascular diseases, including heart disease and stroke, account for more than one third of all deaths... more
  • Winter 2012
    Putting Life In Your Eyes - 01/01/2012 - When Abraham Lincoln said, “It’s not the years in your life that count; it’s the life in your years,” he could have been talking about people who live with coronary... more
  • Fall 2011
    The Eisenhower Wellness Institute - 11/01/2011 - Just over a year ago, Annamaria Douglas began to notice feelings of lightheadedness. “I’d bend over to blow-dry my hair and feel spacey,” she recalls. At the time,... more
  • Spring 2011
    Doing Great Today...After Years of Pain - 03/01/2011 - My quality of life was pretty nonexistent,” recalls Vincent Stabile, 54, of Bermuda Dunes, referring to the excruciating back pain he endured as the result of... more
  • Winter 2011
    Eisenhower: Becoming a Teaching Hospital - 12/01/2010 - It is arguably the greatest milestone in Eisenhower’s evolution — becoming a teaching hospital. Through an affiliation with the renowned Keck School of Medicine at the... more
  • Fall 2010
    Wellness-Is It In You - 09/01/2010 - A popular sports drink advertisement asks the question, “Is it in you?”Wellness is a term used to describe the state of one’s health at a given time — whether it is... more
  • Winter 2010
    Jim Cho, MD - 12/01/2009 - Eisenhower Medical Center Internal Medicine physician, Jim Cho,MD, completed his third mission trip to Peru traveling with 25 members of the Orange Central Korean... more
  • Summer 2010
    Hip Arthroscopy - 06/01/2010 - Hip arthroscopy is a minimally invasive surgical procedure  performed through small incisions (about one to two  centimeters each) using a tiny camera to... more
  • Spring 2010
    Brain Games - 03/01/2010 - Just as our bodies can be improved with exercise, our brain fitness can be enhanced by taking on new and challenging activities such as playing piano or chess, learning... more
  • Summer 2009
    Sweet Apples & Blues - 10/01/2009 - The lure of fall foliage, cool breezes and frontier atmosphere beckon many a Californian to historic Julian—a small town seemingly lost in time, tucked away among the... more
  • Fall 2009
    Program For Young Men At Betty Ford Center - 09/01/2009 - The Young Adult Track (YAT) at the Betty Ford Center at Eisenhower is a specialized treatment program for young men, ages 18 to 25. According to Lead Counselor Patrick... 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
    Betty Ford Center Winter 2009 Speaker Series - 04/01/2009 - T he Betty Ford Center at Eisenhower hosts the popular Alcohol Awareness Hour Speaker Series. The lectures, which are free and open to the public, are held on Saturday... more
  • Spring 2009
    Myron and Jo-Ann Chlavin - 03/01/2009 - A native of Los Angeles, Myron Chlavin has lived in the Coachella Valley for more than 20 years. He met his wife Jo-Ann at Canyon Country Club, where she was working at... more
  • Spring 2008
    Hiking for Fun and Health! - 03/01/2008 - Forest trails, deep canyons and desert wildflowers beckon hikers each spring with the promise of spectacular hiking and walking terrain. The Coachella Valley and... more
  • Summer 2008
    Advanced Cardiac Imaging - 11/04/2008 - The use of Ensite Fusion™, advanced imaging software recently approved for use by the Food and Drug Administration, will help Eisenhower Medical Center physicians... more
  • Fall 2008
    A FIVE STAR APPROACH TO - 09/01/2008 - In 2008, for the second year in a row, Eisenhower Medical Center received a Five Star rating for the Treatment of Heart Failure from HealthGrades®. The five star rating... more
  • Winter 2007
    Heart Failure: 21st Century Epidemic - 01/01/2008 - Heart failure is one of three cardiovascular epidemics of the 21st century — the others being atrial fibrillation and diabetes mellitus with its attendant ... more
  • Fall 2007
    Pinpointing the Pain: Achilles Tendonitis and... - 09/01/2007 - While the modern reference to an Achilles’ heel suggests a weakness of character leading to one’s downfall, the mythological tale of Achilles reverberates with anyone... more
  • Summer 2007
    Exercise for Life: Exercise on the Road - 06/01/2007 - If you’re looking forward to your next vacation but dreading the upheaval of the exercise routine you’ve worked so hard to establish, take heart. There are... more
  • Spring 2007
    The 13th Annual Barbara Sinatra Skins POLO Game - 03/01/2007 - This year marks the 13th anniversary of the Barbara Sinatra Skins Polo Game, which will be played on March 25 at the majestic Eldorado Polo Club in Indio. The Skins Polo... more
  • Winter 2006
    Got Walking? - 11/01/2006 - Fresh air, full strides and good health are all reason enough to get outdoors and begin walking. One of the easiest, low-maintenance ways to exercise, walking is... more
  • Jul-Aug 2006
    Assemblyman Benoit Presents
    2006 Notable Nurse...
    - 07/01/2006 - Capping a weeklong celebration that honored National Nurses Week, Assemblyman John Benoit, 64th District, hosted a breakfast and presented the 2006 Notable... more
  • May-Jun 2006
    Charlene Hankal - 05/01/2006 - Their house in Modesto, California, sits at the end of a long, paved road, surrounded by acres and acres of almond trees. Cold, foggy winters and hot summers provide the... more
  • Mar-Apr 2006
    Barbara Sinatra Hosts 12th
    Annual Barbara...
    - 03/01/2006 - It promises to be a day of great fun, elegant terrace dining, fabulous fashions and exciting festivities. . . all in the name of a greater cause. On Sunday,... more
  • Mar-Apr 2005
    A Day of Hope for Diabetes - 03/01/2005 - Day of Hope for DiabetesSM is a major presentation of inspiration, education, and products for all who are concerned with diabetes and its complications. It is free and... more
  • Jan-Feb 2006
    Joint Replacement? - 01/01/2006 - If behavior modification and medical therapy fail to improve arthritic symptoms, joint replacement should be considered. Every year, thousands of arthritis sufferers... more
  • Nov-Dec 2005
    Barbara Comess, MD, FCAP - 11/01/2005 - What comes to mind when thinking of pathology? For some, something altogether mysterious or elusive, like television’s Quincy or Crossing Jordan. But for Eisenhower... more
  • Sep-Oct 2005
    Gout – Not just an illness for the wealthy - 09/01/2005 - Gout was long considered the illness of the “wealthy,” since attacks of the disease were thought to occur after overindulging in rich food and drink. It is true that a... more
  • Jul-Aug 2005
    Tackling the Nursing Shortage Veterans Affairs... - 07/01/2005 - In May, Thomas Johnson, Secretary, California Department of Veterans Affairs, briefed a group of area health and education leaders at Eisenhower Medical Center... more
  • May-Jun 2005
    President’s Message May - Jun 2005 - 05/01/2005 - I am deeply proud and excited to share that Eisenhower Medical Center was recently named among the 100 Top Hospitals® in the nation. The rating scored the more than... more
  • Sep-Oct 2004
    Fibromyalgia: A Chronic Pain Illness - 09/10/2004 - For months, 32-year-old Joan Brett (not her real name) had felt extremely tired day after day. At first, this mother of two toddlers attributed her severe fatigue and... more
  • Jan-Feb 2005
    Murthy V. S. Andavolu, MD - 01/01/2005 - This is my passion,” says Murthy V. S. Andavolu, MD, a Board Certified Medical Oncologist in solo practice in Rancho Mirage, referring to cancer care. “Cancer is... 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
    Lee Iacocca to Be Honored at A Day of... - 03/01/2004 - Commitment, planning and common sense are the basic characteristics of the man who created the Ford Mustang, saved the Chrysler Corporation from almost certain ... 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