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  • Spring 2014
    Eisehower Lucy Curci Cancer Center - 03/06/2014 - A healing place like no other.These words accurately reflect what Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center offers to people with cancer and their families. The nationally... more
  • Winter 2014
    Advanced Prostate Cancer: The Latest Treatments - 01/01/2014 - When prostate cancer is in its early stages, immediate treatment may not be necessary. Depending on a patient’s age and other determining factors, watchful waiting is an... more
  • Fall 2013
    New Non-Surgical Breast Lump Treatment - 11/01/2013 - Right before she relocated from North Carolina to Palm Desert earlier this year, Jennifer Elliott, 47, underwent a routine mammogram that detected a mass in her breast.... more
  • Spring 2013
    The Memory Assessment Center - 03/01/2013 - Since 2007, residents of the Coachella Valley who are struggling with memory changes — and the people who love them —have been offered close-to-home access to the Memory... 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
    Eisenhower's Five Star Gala - 11/01/2012 - Eisenhower Medical Center Auxiliary’s annual fund-raising dinner dance has a bold new look. On Saturday, December 8 at 6 p.m. at the Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa... more
  • Spring 2012
    A Stroke Of Luck - 03/01/2012 - As 80-year-old Roy Jarvis returned to his Palm Desert home one evening in August 2011 and put his key into the front-door lock, the small bag of groceries in his left... more
  • Winter 2012
    Hemp Seed - A Super Food - 01/01/2012 - Mention the word hemp and most people will stare blankly, conjure up images of thick rope or wonder if they should turn you in to the police. Although the hemp plant is... more
  • Fall 2011
    Resilience and Determination - 11/01/2011 - It was a Sunday night and 61 year old Pattie Hill was fast asleep. “My fist was balled up and I was shaking,” she says. “My husband pushed me and asked if I was awake. I... more
  • Spring 2011
    Urgent Care - 03/01/2011 - You wake up on a Saturday morning with a painful sore throat and a fever, and don’t think you can wait until Monday to see your primary care physician. Or, perhaps you... more
  • Winter 2011
    "I Never Thought It Could Be This Good" - 12/01/2010 - BOB NIBECKER IS A TOUGH GUY. A former Marine who served in Iraq, he’s also a retired police officer who was run over by no fewer than four drunk drivers during his 25... 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
    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
    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
    Skin Cancer - 03/01/2010 - The vast majority of skin cancers are not potentially dangerous, although they can be disfiguring if not treated. There are three basic types of skin cancer: basal cell... more
  • Summer 2009
    New Technology in Radiation Therapy: The... - 07/01/2009 - Half of all cancer patients receive radiation therapy for at least part of their cancer treatment. Radiation therapy uses high-energy rays to prevent cancer cells from... more
  • Fall 2009
    A Fabulous Upper Body - 09/01/2009 - As we age our body loses muscle, bone mass and strength. Fortunately, we can combat these inner signs of aging with strength training. No matter what your age, strength... 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
    Leo White Bear To Speak at Eisenhower - 03/01/2009 - Native American artist and practicing shaman Leo White Bear will be a special guest speaker at the Arts and Healthcare Program at Eisenhower Medical Center for several... more
  • Spring 2008
    The Picture of Health - 03/01/2008 - As an Eisenhower Medical Center patient, Cash Baxter was definitely in the spotlight, although it was not quite the kind to which he was accustomed. His emotional... more
  • Summer 2008
    Eisenhower Receives STEMI Designation - 11/04/2008 - The Riverside County Emergency Medical Services Agency has distinguished Eisenhower Medical Center as the only STEMI (ST-Elevation Myocardia Infarction) Receiving Center... more
  • Fall 2008
    President’s Message - 09/01/2008 - I am proud that Eisenhower has recently achieved recognition for excellence in patient safety, long held as our number one service commitment to our patients. In... more
  • Winter 2007
    A Patch for Early-Stage Parkinsons - 01/01/2008 - After years of development, a patch for treating symptoms of Parkinson’s disease has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and is now available in... more
  • Fall 2007
    New Memory Assessment Center to Open - 09/01/2007 - A comprehensive diagnostic center for Alzheimer’s disease, memory loss and related disorders will open this fall at Eisenhower Medical Center. On July 10, 2007, medical... more
  • Summer 2007
    Georgia O'Keeffe Museum: Celebrating 10 Years - 06/01/2007 - Eleven years after the death of American artist Georgia O’Keeffe (1887-1986), best-known for her large scale depictions of flowers, the Georgia O’Keeffe ... more
  • Spring 2007
    How to Win at Losing - 03/01/2007 - Confused about weight loss? You are not alone. Losing weight is hard and keeping it off is even harder. Most Americans diet throughout their lives with mixed results.... more
  • Winter 2006
    Holiday Voices Gala - 11/01/2006 - The Governing Board of the Eisenhower Medical Center Auxiliary hosts this lovely and elegant evening of holiday entertainment. The Caballeros, The Gay Men’s Chorus of... more
  • Jul-Aug 2006
    Contributors - 07/01/2006 - Rosalind Elemy Rosalind Elemy, MA, RD, is a Registered Dietitian at Eisenhower Medical Center. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in... more
  • May-Jun 2006
    Eisenhower Smilow Heart Center Utilizes Mobile... - 05/01/2006 - Virtual surgical implant labs — cutting-edge technology that simulates diagnostic and treatment challenges using virtual patients and virtual fluoroscopy (a technique... more
  • Mar-Apr 2006
    A Day of Hope for Diabetes® - 03/01/2006 - Far beyond what the name implies, A Day of Hope for Diabetes® offers more than just a promise of optimism for those affected with diabetes and their families — it... more
  • Mar-Apr 2005
    Personal Empowerment: An Underserved Need for the... - 03/01/2005 - Parkinson’s support groups are available at Eisenhower. Following a diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease, it is natural for individuals to experience a range of emotions... 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
    Contributors Nov - Dec 2005 - 11/01/2005 - Harry M. Goldstein, Chairman of the Board Harry M. Goldstein has served as Chairman of the Board of Eisenhower Medical Center since 2000. In addition to a successful... more
  • Sep-Oct 2005
    Eisenhower Joint Replacement Center - 09/01/2005 - Eisenhower Medical Center has a long-standing reputation for excellent patient care across the broad spectrum of medical disciplines – the quality of care that is the... 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
    Shape It Up: Lower Blood Pressure in 30 Minutes a... - 05/01/2005 - With all that is known about hypertension these days, one would assume that those affected with the potentially fatal condition are taking the necessary steps to whip... 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
    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
    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