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  • Spring 2014
    Wheely Grateful - 03/07/2014 - Arthur Holmes, or Rick, as most people know him in Idyllwild, California, is an outdoor enthusiast. He loves hiking and has ridden mountain bikes and motorcycles for... 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
    Anterior Cervical Discectomy Fusion - 07/08/2014 - It was a little more than two years ago that John Fletcher, a transportation security administration (TSA) screener at the Palm Springs International Airport noticed... more
  • Spring 2013
    Portion Control - 03/01/2013 - The issues surrounding weight gain can be complex, but there are strategies for losing weight slowly and sensibly, with a long-term goal of ongoing weight management and... more
  • Winter 2013
    What’s In A Label? - 01/01/2013 - Have you ever considered the notion that the fewer the ingredients, the less likely you are to ingest a long list of additives? Although it may seem daunting to wend... more
  • Fall 2012
    THE SKY’S THE LIMIT - 11/01/2012 - Eisenhower Medical Center’s residency programs in Internal Medicine and Family Medicine have received national accreditation, launching an important new chapter in the... more
  • Spring 2012
    17th Annual Jim Cook Day of Hope for Diabetes - 03/01/2012 - 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... more
  • Winter 2012
    Food to Love - 01/01/2012 - Acqua Pazza may be a difficult name to pronounce or even to remember, but the food they serve is hard to forget. Acqua Pazza has built as fine a reputation for great... 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
    Click to Be Fit! - 03/01/2011 - Personal trainers and gym memberships are not the only way to get fit.With the help of the Internet, anyone seeking to increase their fitness level can now find a... 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
    Health Care As It Should Be - 09/01/2010 - Health care as we know it is dynamic and evolving, and at Eisenhower Medical Center, we are looking toward the future.We all recognize that needs change and new... more
  • Winter 2010
    Wound Care Center Expansion - 12/01/2010 - Since it opened in late 2008, Eisenhower Medical Center’s Wound Care Center has treated more than 400 patients each month and is currently planning an expansion for the... more
  • Summer 2010
    A Pound Of Cure - 06/01/2010 - As you know, coronary artery disease is the single leading cause of death in the United States today. As difficult as this fact may be to accept, I firmly believe that... more
  • Spring 2010
    Bodyweight Exercising - 03/01/2010 - If you want to incorporate strength training into your workout, but aren’t much for the fancy machines that come along with the process, you are in luck. You have... 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
    Low Infection Rates at Eisenhower - 09/01/2009 - Eisenhower Medical Center has been rated among the top five percent of hospitals in the nation for patient safety by HealthGrades®, a leading independent organization... 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
    Day of Caring - 04/01/2009 - On Friday, February 13, 2009, from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center will host Day of Caring…about Women and Cancer. This annual event provides... more
  • Spring 2009
    Steppin’ Out - 03/01/2009 - Hollywood agent, model and author William Squire will present the fashion segment at this year’s “Steppin’ Out for Parkinson’s” luncheon at the Miramonte Resort &... more
  • Spring 2008
    Screening for Breast and Lung Cancers - 03/01/2008 - Breast cancer rates generally increase with age. Between 2000 and 2004, 95 percent of new cases occurred in women over 40. It is estimated that 213,380 new cases of lung... 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
    Consulting a Nutrition Expert - 09/01/2008 - Good nutrition is a key building block for good health. Eating a balanced diet not only helps in maintaining a healthy weight, but also is critical in managing diabetes,... 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
    Back On His Feet - 09/01/2007 - An instinctive and split second decision during a raging rooftop blaze could have cost firefighter Jerry Salmeron his career. The expertise of an orthopedic surgeon... more
  • Summer 2007
    Banner Year for Eisenhower Auxiliary - 06/01/2007 - The good news was plentiful at the 38th annual meeting of the Eisenhower Medical Center Auxiliary held April 18. High on the list of successes for the year... more
  • Spring 2007
    Damon Kelsay, MD - 03/01/2007 - It’s easy to picture Damon Kelsay, MD, surfing the swells off the coast of San Diego, ballooning over the Masai Mara in Kenya, or skiing in Aspen. A California native,... more
  • Winter 2006
    Alcohol-free Beverages For The Holidays - 11/01/2006 - Does alcohol mix with your holiday plan? For people with diabetes, drinking alcohol is truly a balancing act. Recent research points to both health risks and health... more
  • Jul-Aug 2006
    A Distinguished History of Giving - 07/01/2006 - In November 1969, Dolores Hope, one of the founders of Eisenhower Medical Center, invited a group of women to her Palm Springs home to talk about forming the Eisenhower... more
  • May-Jun 2006
    DAY OF CARING...ABOUT WOMEN AND CANCER - 05/01/2006 - Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center DAY OF CARING…ABOUT WOMEN AND CANCER was held on March 31 at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower. With a focus on... more
  • Mar-Apr 2006
    The California Poppy - 03/01/2006 - The contrast is inescapable, like a single note floating above the orchestra, a solo voice that expands and leads the way to a burst of sound from the entire violin... more
  • Mar-Apr 2005
    I Can’t be Having a Heart Attack! - 02/22/2006 - It never occurred to David Chook that he was having a heart attack. After all, he was only 49, ate fairly healthfully, never smoked, and was in decent shape. Okay…his... more
  • Jan-Feb 2006
    Expert Cardiac Care - 01/01/2006 - Eisenhower Smilow Heart Center was recently recognized as one of 28 California hospitals to provide expert cardiac care to its patients. As part of Blue Shield of... more
  • Nov-Dec 2005
    Leading the Way – Comprehensive Parkinson’s Care... - 11/01/2005 - In the world of the Parkinsonian, Eisenhower Medical Center’s Phillip and Carol Traub Parkinson’s Center is tranquility amidst a sometimestormy sea. In this two-part... more
  • Sep-Oct 2005
    Desert Diabetes Alert Program - 09/01/2005 - Type 2 diabetes can be prevented. The Diabetes Prevention Program – a major, 27-center clinical trial, sponsored by the National Institutes of Health – studied more than... more
  • Jul-Aug 2005
    President’s Message Jul - Aug 2005 - 07/01/2005 - It is with great pleasure that this issue of Healthy Living takes a broad look at the many health care issues facing our country. I am honored that Congresswoman Mary... more
  • May-Jun 2005
    Serving the Community Mary Bono Praises... - 05/01/2005 - A member of the prestigious Congressional Energy and Commerce Committee’s Subcommittee on Health, Congresswoman Mary Bono (45th district) has long been a passionate... more
  • Sep-Oct 2004
    Eating Right to Prevent - 09/10/2004 - If you could reduce your risk of breast cancer or prostate cancer by adjusting your diet, would you do it? Of course, most of us would answer “yes,” yet we still don’t... more
  • Jan-Feb 2005
    Contributors - 01/01/2005 - Michael D. Landes Michael D. Landes is the President of the Eisenhower Medical Center Foundation and through December 2004 served as the Chief Executive Officer of the... 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
    Abnormal Sweating Among Parkinson’s Patients - 03/01/2004 - Although many of us think of Parkinson’s disease as a medical disorder that causes shaking of the limbs, stiffness and slowness of movement, it can also cause other... 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