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  • Spring 2015
    Exercise and Alzheimer’s Disease - 03/16/2015 - Regular exercise has been shown to have many beneficial effects, including reducing the risk of cardiovascular disease and diabetes, weight loss, strengthening muscles... more
  • Winter 2015
    Breathe Again - 03/04/2015 - No other hospital in the valley offers the array of advanced respiratory care services that Eisenhower Medical Center does. For desert dwellers who are dealing with... 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
    Eisenhower Founders Society - 03/03/2014 - On Tuesday, January 14, 2014 142 members of Eisenhower Medical Center’s Founders Society were honored in a ceremony at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at... 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
    Joe Whittaker’s Life-Saving, Life-Renewing... - 11/01/2013 - Joe Whittaker is a man of many talents. A successful business man who hails from Alberta, Canada, he is kind and generous, recently establishing with his wife Darlene a... more
  • Spring 2013
    Eisenhower Desert Orthopedic Center - 03/01/2013 - In keeping with its longstanding tradition of community service, Eisenhower Desert Orthopedic Center (EDOC) is involved in numerous activities and programs that “pay it... 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
    ETHIOPIA - 11/01/2012 - Family physicians Maureen Strohm, MD and Noemi “Mimi” Doohan, MD recently returned from volunteer medical mission trips to southern Ethiopia. Unlike missions that only... more
  • Spring 2012
    New Opportunity Continues Harmonious Life's Work - 03/01/2012 - Michael Weinstein, MD, Medical Director of Eisenhower Medical Center’s new Inpatient Rehabilitation Center, has always loved the arts. While working in physical medicine... more
  • Winter 2012
    5 Things you can do right now as part of your... - 01/01/2012 - 1. Read the Comics Laughter truly is the best medicine. Read the comics in your favorite newspaper or online, and you’ll start your day with a smile! 2. Invite a Friend... more
  • Fall 2011
    Working Wonders with Physical Therapy - 11/01/2011 - Osteoporosis and urinary incontinence are two conditions that affect both men and women but are largely associated with the female population. Recent figures estimate... more
  • Spring 2011
    Sleep Tight - 03/01/2011 - The comprehensive Eisenhower Sleep Disorder Center has recently been expanded and renovated. The Center now houses six fully equipped sleep rooms including a special... 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
    Eisenhower and UCLA Partner - 09/01/2010 - It sounds like the stuff of science fiction — using a robot to perform surgery long-distance (what’s called “telesurgery”). Yet this amazing technology already exists,... more
  • Winter 2010
    Shoulder Work ahead! - 12/01/2009 - Many new discoveries in the world of treating shoulder conditions have led to new techniques to help patients who suffer from maladies about the shoulder. Once an area... more
  • Summer 2010
    Stop Smoking! - 06/01/2010 - As a resource to the community, Eisenhower Medical Center offers “Freedom From Smoking,” a comprehensive, eight-week smoking cessation program, several times each year.... more
  • Spring 2010
    Cancer Screening - 03/01/2010 - Procedures for cancer screening, and guidelines on when screenings are most appropriate and effective, have been the source of extensive debate in the scientific... more
  • Summer 2009
    Cardiac Rehab Explained - 10/01/2009 - Carl Enzor, Director, Eisenhower Renker Wellness Center, answers the most frequently asked questions about cardiac rehabilitation for Healthy Living magazine. What’s... more
  • Fall 2009
    Third In The Nation-First In California - 09/01/2009 - In May, Eisenhower Medical Center earned the highest designated Chest Pain Center Accreditation by the Society of Chest Pain Centers (SCPC) and is the only accredited... 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
    2009 Alcohol Awareness Hour Speaker Series - 03/01/2009 - The Betty Ford Center at Eisenhower has announced the remaining speakers for its Winter 2009 Alcohol Awareness Hour Speaker Series. The lectures, which are free and open... more
  • Spring 2008
    Barker Foundation Pledges $1 Million - 03/01/2008 - The Coeta and Donald Barker Foundation has pledged $1 million to Eisenhower Medical Center’s Nurses Continuing Education Program. Eisenhower’s registered nurses often... more
  • Summer 2008
    Al Shoemaker New Board Chairman - 06/01/2008 - New Chairman of the Board of Trustees Alvin V. Shoemaker says, “I got involved because it is important to all of us growing older in the desert to have quality... more
  • Fall 2008
    Eisenhower Introduces New Bariatric Center - 09/01/2008 - Eisenhower Medical Center recently introduced the new Eisenhower Bariatric Center to the Coachella Valley. Bariatric surgery refers to a variety of surgical procedures... more
  • Winter 2007
    Breathing Easier - Pulmonary Rehabilitation... - 01/01/2008 - For patients suffering from chronic lung disease, pulmonary rehabilitation is like a breath of fresh air. Literally.Most clients of the Tamkin Cardiac and... more
  • Fall 2007
    Foundations and Innovations - 09/01/2007 - In the Fall 2007 Healthy Living, firefighter Jerry Salmeron shares the dramatic story of how his life changed when he made a split second decision to jump from a ladder... more
  • Summer 2007
    Celebrating Life - 06/01/2007 - His father’s death and a cancer diagnosis within moments of each other put Bert Holbrook to one of life’s ultimate tests, but with his wife Yvonne’s help, he is fighting... more
  • Spring 2007
    Exercise & Peripheral Artery Disease - 03/01/2007 - Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) is heard about more and more in the news lately. PAD occurs when plaque or fat build up in the blood vessel, thereby constricting the... more
  • Winter 2006
    Hot Shots - 11/01/2006 - Flu season is here and it’s time to protect ourselves against this unwelcome annual visitor. For most of us, the fever, sore throat and muscle aches associated with the... more
  • Jul-Aug 2006
    Advancing Eisenhower through Philanthropy and... - 07/01/2006 - What could be more perfect than life in the desert? While we desert types have come to know and appreciate the beauty of this oasis we call home, it wasn’t long ago that... more
  • May-Jun 2006
    STEPHEN STEELE, DO - 05/01/2006 - Elected by his peers, Stephen Steele, DO, FAOASM (Fellow American Osteopathic Academy of Sports Medicine) will serve as President of the Medical Staff of Eisenhower... more
  • Mar-Apr 2006
    The On and Off of Parkinson’s Disease - 03/01/2006 - In this two-part series about the on and off of Parkinson’s disease, Healthy Living magazine will first define the term on and off as it relates to Parkinson’s and... more
  • Mar-Apr 2005
    Exercise and Blood Sugar - 03/01/2005 - Even gardening can lower the level of blood sugar in the body. People who have diabetes are often encouraged to exercise. There are many benefits that... more
  • Jan-Feb 2006
    Bring Back Carrots, Potatoes and Brown Rice! - 01/01/2006 - In 1981, the glycemic index was created with the hope of improving the dietary management of diabetes. The index was based on the elevation of a person’s blood glucose,... more
  • Nov-Dec 2005
    She’s Not in Kansas Anymore - 11/01/2005 - Her first thought was one of terror – “absolute terror.” That’s what Yvonne Hawk,an otherwise healthy and active 62-year-old, felt when she received the startling... more
  • Sep-Oct 2005
    Building Better Bones - 09/01/2005 - As most of us already know, calcium consumption is essential for strong, healthy bones. But did you know that we have more calcium in our bodies than any other mineral... 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
    Home with a Heart to Benefit Barbara Sinatra... - 05/01/2005 - In the spirit of barn raisings of yesteryear, a group of subcontractors organized by Family Development Group will build a home from foundation to completion in four... more
  • Sep-Oct 2004
    Contributors Sep - Oct 2004 - 09/10/2004 - Roxanne Jones is a Palm Desert-based freelance writer with extensive experience writing about medical and health-related topics. She began her medical writing career as... more
  • Jan-Feb 2005
    Nutrition and Cancer - 01/01/2005 - There is a wealth of research available today on the effect of diet and nutrition on physical health. In general, it is believed that a balance of healthful foods... 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
    Rheumatoid Arthritis: The Most Common Form of... - 03/01/2004 - Soon after forty-eight-year-old Sally Morgan (not her real name) was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), she wrote to a Web site for RA sufferers in order to learn... 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