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  • Winter 2015
    Rehabilitation Clinic for Stroke Patients - 02/20/2015 - Typically, stroke patients who come to Eisenhower Medical Center spend three to seven days receiving neurological services in the hospital, followed by two or three... more
  • Fall 2014
    FIVE Things You Can Do Right Now As Part of Your... - 10/23/2014 - 1. Enjoy a Dairy-Free Smoothie Try delicious almond or coconut milk (unsweetened) in your next fruit smoothie.2. Visit a Favorite FriendArrive with fresh flowers... more
  • Spring 2014
    When Breast Cancer Returns - 03/06/2014 - “I’m 61, I have metastatic breast cancer, and I’m the happiest I’ve ever been in my life.”You don’t expect to hear those words from someone in Diana Mehrens’ situation.... more
  • Winter 2014
    Fit to a T - 01/01/2014 - “My body’s been through a lot,” says Gregg Sawaya. At age 52, he’s undergone two hip replacements and a partial shoulder replacement, the legacy of his early career as a... 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
    Physician Roundtable - Neuroscience - 03/01/2013 - The anatomy of the cervical spine generally permits a good range of flexibility and motion under normal circumstances. Unfortunately, it is also vulnerable to unforeseen... more
  • Winter 2013
    Day Of Caring - 01/01/2013 - Eisenhower’s seventh annual Day of Caring…About Women and Cancer will take place at the Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center on Friday, February 8, 2013, from 9:15 a.m.... more
  • Fall 2012
    DATES - 11/01/2012 - For some reason, dates cannot seem to get the respect they deserve. People either love them or, well…don’t. It’s time to revisit the common notions about the tiny,... more
  • Spring 2012
    Honey - 03/01/2012 - The next time you find yourself dodging a bee, reflect upon the miracle of what this tiny creature produces. Once considered food for the gods, reserved for royalty and... more
  • Winter 2012
    Minimal Surgery, Maximum Gain - 01/01/2012 - His own words exemplify the focus, determination and discipline that football great Tom Flores brought to his professional career. The first Hispanic quarterback in... more
  • Fall 2011
    Healing Therapy - 11/01/2011 - Patients requiring intensive therapy after stroke or other debilitating medical conditions now have a new rehabilitation center close to home. Eisenhower Medical Center... more
  • Spring 2011
    A Day of Hope for Diabetes - 03/01/2011 - It’s the largest educational — and inspirational —event of its kind in the western United States. The annual Jim Cook Day of Hope for Diabetes — now in its 16th year —... 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
    High Flying Weekend - 09/01/2010 - Summon your inner daredevil and take off to San Diego for a perfect weekend of aeronautic adventure. Attend the Miramar Air Show,Marines: A Tradition of Uncommon Valor,... more
  • Winter 2010
    Arabian Adventure - 12/01/2009 - The W.K. Kellogg Arabian Horse Center is a little known California treasure, and with the other amenities available on the California State Polytechnic University,... 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
    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
    EISENHOWER NEUROSCIENCES CONFERENCE INTRODUCES... - 10/01/2009 - More than 150 primary care physicians and nurses from the surrounding area attended the First Annual Eisenhower Neurosciences Update for Primary Care Physicians held... more
  • Fall 2009
    Sheda Heidarian, MD - 09/01/2009 - Eisenhower Medical Center physician and geriatrician Sheda Heidarian, MD was a presenter at the 19thWorld Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics in Paris, France, in... more
  • Nov-Dec 2002
    Eisenhower Designated Primary Stroke Center - 07/01/2009 - Eisenhower Medical Center has been designated a Certified Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission. Eisenhower is the first hospital in Riverside and San Bernardino... more
  • Winter 2009
    The Future is Now - 04/01/2009 - I t is extremely exciting to share with our Healthy Living audience Eisenhower Medical Center’s leap into the future with two new robots—the da Vinci® S HD™ System,... 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
    A Day of Hope - 03/01/2008 - The Eisenhower Medical Center Desert Diabetes Club will hold the 13th annual A Day of Hope for Diabetes® at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower on... more
  • Summer 2008
    Eisenhower Auxiliary Celebrates Achievements - 11/04/2008 - More than 300 volunteers and guests were on hand for the 39th annual meeting of the Eisenhower Medical Center Auxiliary held April 16. Auxiliary Treasurer Mary Farrell... more
  • Fall 2008
    Exercising With a Heart Condition - 09/01/2008 - Science has proven that daily exercise helps maintain a healthy body weight, lowers blood pressure and slows the aging process. Exercise increases blood flow to the... more
  • Winter 2007
    Farzana Qureshi, MD - All In The Family - 01/01/2008 - Farzana Qureshi’s daughter Rida is 12. She wants to be a doctor, just like her mom. However, Dr. Qureshi, Board Certified in Infectious Disease, says Rida does not want... more
  • Fall 2007
    New Closure Device Improves Patient Experience - 09/01/2007 - Eisenhower Medical Center adds yet another tool to its list of pioneering advancements. On May 16, 2007, Eisenhower was the first facility in the United States to use... more
  • Summer 2007
    Your Guide To Good Health - 06/01/2007 - 5 THINGS you can do right now as part of your wellness routine 1. Hydrate Your Body. Water not only quenches your thirst, it also helps maintain healthy skin, relieve... more
  • Spring 2007
    Your Guide to Good Health - 03/01/2007 - Who hasn’t dreamed of gliding across the dance floor with the grace of Fred and Ginger or the athletic energy of Emmitt Smith and Cheryl Burke, stars of the hit... more
  • Winter 2006
    Close to Home - 11/01/2006 - WHEN MICHAEL AND STEPHANIE LANDES WERE EACH DIAGNOSED WITH CANCER, FAMILY AND FRIENDS — AND EISENHOWER — HELPED THEM TRIUMPH Not a disease typically associated with... more
  • Jul-Aug 2006
    Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center’s Cooking for... - 07/01/2006 - Roger Liang, Chef Partner, Roy’s Restaurant, Rancho Mirage, demonstrates how to perfect a sun-dried tomato beurre blanc sauce that accompanies a steamed Alaskan halibut... more
  • May-Jun 2006
    OH, STARRY NIGHT! - 05/01/2006 - Eisenhower Gala a Huge Success by J. Tracy Hermann It was a magical night, with a crystal-clear sky overhead and the aromas of a springtime desert wafting on air — a... more
  • Mar-Apr 2006
    A Good Night’s Sleep - 03/01/2006 - Sleep. It is a non-negotiable, vital part of our existence, as important as food and water and the air that we breathe. Without it, we start to crumble — physically and... 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
    Medicare’s New Prescription Drug Benefit - 01/01/2006 - According to the Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program (HICAP), the choices for Medicare prescription drug coverage depend on the kind of health coverage an... more
  • Nov-Dec 2005
    Arnold Palmer Prostate Center Garnering... - 11/01/2005 - When the Arnold Palmer Prostate Center opened in January 2005, its goal was to provide skilled, coordinated and compassionate treatment to the men of the Coachella... 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
    Cholesterol: The Good, the Bad and the Tasty - 07/01/2005 - We have all heard of cholesterol and its negative effects on one’s well being, but do we really know how it affects us, both positively and negatively? Cholesterol is... more
  • May-Jun 2005
    Arthritis Medications Have Come a Long Way - 05/01/2005 - Unlike the common cold, a pill and a teaspoon of syrup won’t wash away the pain of chronic arthritis. Arthritis pain, however, can be managed which is best done with a... more
  • Sep-Oct 2004
    Breast Cancer Survivor - 03/01/2005 - When Lynn Peden and her husband Ernie finally moved to the desert full time in the fall of 1997, it was a draam realized. The two had their first date in Palm springs... 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