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  • Spring 2015
    Dementia-Can We Stem the Tide? - 03/05/2015 - Diagnosis, Treatment and CaregivingIt is estimated that dementia occurs in 2.5 to 5.5 million Americans. According to the World Health Organization, there are nearly 40... more
  • Winter 2015
    Lose the Wheat, Lose the Weight - 03/04/2015 - When 84-year-old Louis Alcalay started getting short of breath simply walking from his golf cart to the tee, he went to see his primary care physician, Joseph Scherger,... more
  • Fall 2014
    The Foot and Ankle - 11/01/2014 - From the day we take our first steps as toddlers, our feet and ankles begin their often overlooked role as key players in our daily lives. We work them hard — running,... 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
    Brain Storm - 01/01/2014 - Andy Alvillar, 43, knew he had a brain tumor for more than a decade. “I was in my early thirties, living in Los Angeles and just wasn’t feeling right,” he recalls.... more
  • Fall 2013
    Eisenhower Joins American Cancer Society for... - 09/01/2013 - Eisenhower Medical Center is joining the American Cancer Society for their landmark Cancer Prevention Study-3. The Cancer Prevention Study-3 (CPS-3) is a grassroots... more
  • Spring 2013
    Michael’s Pizzeria - 03/01/2013 - Italy has arrived in Rancho Mirage, fresh from the belly of an 850 degree oven — picture a hand-thrown, bubbled crust pizza dressed in tomato, mozzarella, basil and... more
  • Winter 2013
    Nature’s Health Food & Cafe - 01/01/2013 - Hungry for Mexican food? Asian? Italian? Vegan? Vegetarian? Gluten free? And would you like all of it prepared with certified organic grains and vegetables? Look no... more
  • Fall 2012
    Eisenhower's Inpatient Rehabilitation Center - 11/01/2012 - Eisenhower’s Inpatient Rehabilitation Center — the newest and largest center of its kind in the Valley — recently achieved another milestone, becoming the only facility... more
  • Spring 2012
    Physician Brothers Share a passion for Helping... - 03/01/2012 - Tate de Leon, MD and André de Leon, MD share much more than the same last name. The two brothers’ lives have followed similar paths as far back as they can remember.... 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
    Sowing Seeds Of Good Health - 11/01/2011 - Passionate about teaching and motivating children to practice healthy lifestyles, Eisenhower Medical Center family physician Chris Flores, MD has volunteered at a number... more
  • Spring 2011
    Gym Dandy - 03/01/2011 - The Eisenhower Renker Wellness Center has earned a stellar reputation for its cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation programs, helping patients with heart and lung disease... more
  • Winter 2011
    Betty Ford Center Speaker Series - 12/01/2010 - The Betty Ford Center hosts the popular Alcohol & Other Drugs Awareness Hour. The lectures, which are free and open to the public, are held on Saturday mornings from... more
  • Fall 2010
    John Samples, MD - 09/01/2010 - When he is not at Eisenhower Medical Center or helping patients in his clinic in Rancho Mirage, Internal Medicine physician John Samples, MD and his wife Feona, a nurse,... more
  • Winter 2010
    Eisenhower Stroke Program - 12/01/2009 - Stroke is the nation’s number three killer (behind heart disease and cancer), and is one of the world’s leading cause of physical disability. It is a medical emergency... more
  • Summer 2010
    Understanding Hypertension - 06/01/2010 - A blood pressure reading appears as two numbers. The first, and the higher of the two, is the systolic pressure, which reflects the time it takes for blood to be ejected... more
  • Spring 2010
    A New Jewel In La Quinta - 03/01/2010 - On January 22, 2010, the Coachella Valley celebrated the elegant, new Eisenhower George and Julia Argyros Health Center in La Quinta. A ribbon cutting ceremony, open... 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
    Joseph Scherger, MD, MPH - 09/01/2009 - The findings of Joseph E. Scherger, MD, MPH, Vice President for Primary Care at Eisenhower Medical Center are part of the ACP Evidence-Based Guide to Complementary... more
  • Nov-Dec 2002
    Do You Know the Face of Arthritis? - 11/01/2002 - Arthritis is not an inevitable part of aging. It affects 43 million people — or one in six Americans — including children, teens and senior citizens alike. ... more
  • Winter 2009
    BOB HOPE CHRYSLER CLASSIC CELEBRATES 50TH... - 04/01/2009 - Golf legend Arnold Palmer, who won the very first Bob Hope Chrysler Classic in 1960, will host the 50th anniversary of the tournament January 19 through 25, 2009. The... more
  • Spring 2009
    The Art of High Tech Healing - 03/01/2009 - While approximately one in six men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer, only one in 35 will die of the disease—less than three percent. The overall five-year survival... more
  • Spring 2008
    Fish: Food for Optimal Health - 03/01/2008 - My mother used to call fish “brain food.” Today we know that this is true. Studies have shown that eating fish provides life-long benefits and is especially important... 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
    Eisenhower Memory Care Center - 09/01/2008 - Although caring for a memory-impaired parent or relative at home can be extremely rewarding, experts warn that caring for a relative who is suffering from the effects of... 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
    Celebrating the Condiment - 09/01/2007 - Flavorful, spirited, zesty—condiments can make even the most basic food seem dressed up. Whether a spread, powder or garnish, a condiment tends to improve the flavor of... more
  • Summer 2007
    Minimally Invasive Surgery: Less is More - 06/01/2007 - Minimally invasive surgery (MIS) is quite simply changing the face of medicine. Long, open incisions, spreaders and retracting devices have been replaced with dime-size... more
  • Spring 2007
    Get Well. Be Well. Stay Well. - 03/01/2007 - WHEN GREG AND STACEY RENKER SURVIVED NEARLY FATAL ILLNESSES, IT CHANGED THEIR PERSPECTIVES ON LIFE. THEY FEEL BLESSED AND GRATEFUL FOR THEIR EXCELLENT DOCTORS AT... more
  • Winter 2006
    Your Guide To Good Health: The Benefits Of... - 11/01/2006 - If there’s one thing we have in abundance here in the valley, it’s swimming pools. All shapes and sizes, pools exemplify an activity of utter relaxation, cool... more
  • Jul-Aug 2006
    Sports Medicine Program - 07/01/2006 - It’s pretty simple. We aren’t pretzels or Gumby dolls and most of us can’t dance like Baryshnikov. But we do enjoy a brisk game of tennis or a round of golf or other... more
  • May-Jun 2006
    National Hospital and Healthcare Week - 05/01/2006 - It was the flu epidemic of 1918 that would set the stage for a newfound interest in American hospitals. Until then, hospitals were unfamiliar and mostly feared by the... more
  • Mar-Apr 2006
    Joint Replacement? Part 2 - 03/01/2006 - Studies show that better outcomes are associated with the volume of cases of both the individual surgeon and the hospital. by Joel Hirschberg, MD Medical... 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
    20th Anniversary - 01/01/2006 - The 18th annual Frank Sinatra Countrywide Celebrity Invitational Golf Tournament hosted by Barbara Sinatra is set for Friday, February 24 and Saturday, February 25, 2006... more
  • Nov-Dec 2005
    Precision Cancer Treatment at Eisenhower - 11/01/2005 - The Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center is the only facility in the Coachella Valley to offer Stereotactic Radiosurgery – computerguided radiation that aims highly... more
  • Sep-Oct 2005
    Falling and Parkinson’s Disease - 09/01/2005 - Parkinson’s disease may cause a variety of symptoms, and one of the striking aspects of this disorder is that no two people are affected in the same way. This wide... more
  • Jul-Aug 2005
    Hot Off The Hill Mary Bono on Health Care - 07/01/2005 - Stem cell research is a very controversial and hot topic right now with passionate beliefs influencing both sides of the debate. I am sympathetic to both arguments and... 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
    New Hope for a Cure - 09/10/2004 - The uncertainty of the cause or causes of Parkinson’s Disease is profoundly disappointing to anyone affected by the disease, either as a patient, a caregiver or family... more
  • Jan-Feb 2005
    Parkinson’s Disease and Vision - 01/01/2005 - The typical symptoms of Parkinson’s disease are well known — tremor, stiffness, slowness of movement, and sometimes, a sense of imbalance while walking. Unfortunately,... 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