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  • Spring 2014
    Swing Dancing - 03/05/2014 - Dancing is one of the most satisfying forms of expression — a marriage of movement and music, both scripted and improvised. Young children introduced to music and rhythm... more
  • Winter 2014
    Sunnylands - 01/01/2014 - For decades, desert dwellers have wondered what lies beyond the pink walls of Sunnylands, the private estate of Walter and Leonore Annenberg. The sprawling, 200-acre... more
  • Fall 2013
    GERD News! - 11/01/2013 - “I’d had indigestion for years,” says La Quinta resident Ginger Engle. “It probably started when I was in my thirties, and foods like coffee, chocolate and spicy foods... more
  • Spring 2013
    Ocean Antics - 03/01/2013 - It happens every year — desert temperatures rise until most of us retreat indoors to exercise. We escape to the gym or the mall or to a pool that’s still cool. Or… we... more
  • Winter 2013
    Everyday Fitness Regimen - 01/01/2013 - Before we had gyms, Zumba®, spin classes and pedestrian boot camp, we had chores — unadorned, everyday basic chores. We trimmed trees and pushed lawnmowers, scrubbed... more
  • Fall 2012
    Enrique Jacome, MD - 11/01/2012 - Medicine and athletic competition are two of Dr. Enrique G. Jacome’s greatest passions — setting and achieving high standards have earned him accolades and awards in... more
  • Spring 2012
    Eisenhower Employees Take Humana's Challenge With... - 03/01/2012 - When Humana challenged its golf tournament attendees and Coachella Valley residents to walk more for a good cause — $500,000 for local desert charities — nearly 12,000... more
  • Winter 2012
    Betty Ford Center Speaker Series - 01/01/2012 - 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 2011
    Holiday Voices - 11/01/2011 - The annual Holiday Voices gala will take place on Friday, December 2, 2011, at the Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa in Rancho Mirage. This popular black-tie... 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
    New HALO Technology Prevents Esophageal Cancer - 12/01/2010 - Eisenhower Medical Center is the first hospital in the Coachella Valley to offer HALO ablation, a new preventive option for Barrett’s Esophagus, a known precursor to... more
  • Fall 2010
    Jump Start Fitness - 09/01/2010 - The BasicsBoot camps are generally held as four to eight week sessions and meet either in the early morning or early evening. Groups are usually limited in size (six to... more
  • Winter 2010
    Invest In A Lifetime Of Good Health - 12/01/2009 - The Argyros Health Center addresses an immediate need for increased health care services in one of the fastest growing cities in the Coachella Valley. La Quinta... more
  • Summer 2010
    Trim The Fat - 06/01/2010 - Everyone knows the importance of reducing the amount of fat consumed. The simple fact is that diets high in total fat have been directly linked to health problems such... more
  • Spring 2010
    Alcohol Awareness Hour Speaker Series - 03/01/2010 - This special presentation showcases the astonishing story of the genesis of Alcoholics Anonymous — the magnum opus of Bill Wilson and Dr. Bob Smith that has saved... more
  • Summer 2009
    The Coolest Workout - 07/01/2009 - If you are finding your regular exercise routine a bit too hard on the joints and need a cool alternative for the summer months, consider a dip in the pool. Pool... more
  • Fall 2009
    Lenore Raphael At The Annenberg Center For Health... - 09/01/2009 - Jazz pianist and Steinway Jazz Artist Lenore Raphael will be performing a special concert at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower in Rancho Mirage,... 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
    Todd Smith, MD - 03/01/2009 - Palm Desert native and Eisenhower Medical Center anesthesiologist Todd Smith, MD says life looks a “whole lot simpler” after returning from a six-month stint on the... more
  • Spring 2008
    Healing Harps, Healing Words - 03/01/2008 - Patients Benefit from Creative Arts-Based Healing Program The use of art and music alongside the modern technology of medical science might seem like an extreme... more
  • Summer 2008
    The City of Palm Desert and their Extraordinary... - 10/31/2008 - In 2007, Eisenhower Medical Center Foundation approached the City of Palm Desert, requesting support for one of the hospital’s greatest needs and Eisenhower’s most... more
  • Fall 2008
    Eisenhower Hosts Fourth Annual Critical Care... - 09/01/2008 - In June, Eisenhower Medical Center held its fourth annual  Critical Care Conference at the Annenberg Center for  Health Sciences at Eisenhower. The conference... more
  • Winter 2007
    Bird's Eye View: Sonny Bono Salton Sea National... - 01/01/2008 - Known as one of the best areas for bird watching in Southern California, the Sonny Bono Salton Sea NationalWildlife Refuge makes an excellent afternoon trip for... more
  • Fall 2007
    Massage: More Than Pampering - 09/01/2007 - Massage is one of the oldest forms of holistic medical treatment, dating back thousands of years. China is often credited with the earliest forms of massage, ... more
  • Summer 2007
    Red Carpet Roundup - 06/01/2007 - An all-out western theme, a movie premier and an intimate concert by one of country music’s most celebrated duos made for an incredibly memorable evening as guests... more
  • Spring 2007
    Leonore Annenberg Continues Outstanding Tradition... - 03/01/2007 - On Friday, January 12, 2007, Harry M. Goldstein, Chairman of the Board of Eisenhower Medical Center, announced a $30 million gift from Leonore Annenberg, on behalf of... 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
    Eisenhower Physician, One of Only Four U.S.... - 07/01/2006 - During the spring bloom of cherry blossoms, April 10 to 14, S. N. Mitruka, MD, Board Certified Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Eisenhower Medical Center, traveled to Morioka,... more
  • May-Jun 2006
    The Truth About TOFU - 05/01/2006 - What is tofu? Although tofu has been in the public eye for some time, following the rise in popularity of vegetarian and meatless diets, it’s amazing how little people... more
  • Mar-Apr 2006
    President's Message Mar-Apr 2006 - 03/01/2006 - It is my pleasure to highlight two exceptionally vital forces in our community and at Eisenhower Medical Center — Jim and Jackie Lee Houston. In this issue... more
  • Mar-Apr 2005
    Metabolic Syndrome - Precursor to Diabetes - 03/01/2005 - It is estimated that as many as one in four Americans have a combination of metabolic disorders, known as metabolic syndrome, that increase their risk of heart disease,... more
  • Jan-Feb 2006
    Mark Benson, DO - The Family Man - 01/01/2006 - Perhaps it’s the fact that he’s a family man that makes Mark Benson, DO, such a remarkable family practitioner. The father of two sons — Alan, 20, currently a student at... more
  • Nov-Dec 2005
    Nutrition for Cancer of the Head, Neck and Lung - 11/01/2005 - Dana Reeve, the wife of the late actorhumanitarian Christopher Reeve, is the most recent in a series of famous people to receive the troubling diagnosis of lung cancer. ... 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
    Community Cancer Awareness Day - 07/01/2005 - April 9, Scott Burton (center), cancer survivor and inspirational speaker, takes time after his performance to talk with the audience at the Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer... 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
    Insulin Resistance: How You Can Fight It! - 09/10/2004 - Eating foods high in carbohydrates, such as pasta, French fries or even an apple, can potentially cause a great deal of harm to your body, as a result of a condition... more
  • Jan-Feb 2005
    Lymphedema: What Is It?...And What Can Be Done... - 01/01/2005 - LYMPHEDEMA IS THE CHRONIC SWELLING OR FEELING OF TIGHTNESS IN THE ARM, HAND OR LEG DUE TO AN ACCUMULATION OF LYMPHATIC FLUID IN THE SOFT TISSUE OF THE ARM. Lymphatic... 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
    Surviving a Heart Attack: Sharon Cotterman Tells... - 03/01/2004 - Sixty-one-year-old Sharon Cotterman of Kansas City woke up at 2:30 a.m. on the morning of November 15, 2000, feeling nauseated and hot. She and her... 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