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  • Spring 2014
    5 Things You Can Do Right Now As Part Of Your... - 03/05/2014 - 1.Visit an Art GalleryGive your eyes and your mind something new to absorb. Visit local art galleries often, inquire about upcoming exhibitions and broaden your... more
  • Winter 2014
    Passionate about Breakthroughs in Treating... - 01/01/2014 - With a true fascination for the intricacies of the human body and the heart of a scientist, Elke Jost-Vu, MD, is perfectly suited to treat the patients she sees most... more
  • Fall 2013
    You Can Save Your Life if You Pay Attention - 11/01/2013 - A couple of months after Rebecca Walters, 32, gave birth to her fourth child (“the easiest delivery I ever had”), she began feeling as if something wasn’t right. “I... 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
    White House Briefing On Cardiovascular Health - 01/01/2013 - In 2012, Eisenhower Cardiologist Charlie Shaeffer, Jr, MD met with senior White House officials as part of a discussion with community leaders who are actively involved... more
  • Fall 2012
    Eisenhower Schnitzer/Novack Breast Center - 11/01/2012 - Supported by a foundation of clinical excellence, comprehensive care, and compassionate, professional staff, Eisenhower Schnitzer/Novack Breast Center is a leader in... more
  • Spring 2012
    Masters Swim Program - 03/01/2012 - Looking for a no-impact, refreshing way to get fit? Consider the Masters Swim Program available through the Family YMCA of the Desert at the new Palm Desert Aquatic... more
  • Winter 2012
    40 Years - 01/01/2012 - There aren’t many hospitals in the United States whose history began in quite the same way as Eisenhower Medical Center. At the hospital’s dedication in 1971, a cadre of... more
  • Fall 2011
    10 Days in Nicaragua - 11/01/2011 - “Are we really making a difference?” Eisenhower Medical Center Cardiologists Melvin Gonzalez, MD, and Khôi Lê, MD and Internist Carlos Lopez, MD pondered this question... more
  • Spring 2011
    Earthly Delights - 03/01/2011 - Visitors to the Aquarium of the Pacific during its 11th annual Earth Day Celebration, A Celebration of Our Ocean Planet, April 9 and 10, 2011, will learn what they can... more
  • Winter 2011
    Catch Johnny Bench! - 12/01/2010 - Johnny Bench,major league baseball Hall of Fame catcher for the Cincinnati Reds, will be the guest speaker at the Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center’s sixth annual Sports... 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
    Jim Cho, MD - 12/01/2009 - Eisenhower Medical Center Internal Medicine physician, Jim Cho,MD, completed his third mission trip to Peru traveling with 25 members of the Orange Central Korean... more
  • Summer 2010
    Judith B. Zacher MD, FACS - 06/01/2010 - Eisenhower Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon Judith B. Zacher,MD, FACS authored a chapter in the recently published book Mastopexy and Breast Reduction: Principles and... more
  • Spring 2010
    April is Child Abuse Prevention Month - 03/01/2010 - In 1983, President Ronald Reagan proclaimed April as Child Abuse Prevention Month. Each April, the Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center at Eisenhower works with community... more
  • Summer 2009
    Assemblyman Nestande visits the Five Star Club - 07/01/2009 - California State Assemblyman Brian Nestande recently visited the Eisenhower Five Star Club to announce his support for Assembly Bill 885 that will help ensure a steady... more
  • Fall 2009
    Moving Forward With Backs - 09/01/2009 - A shocking 85 percent of Americans will suffer from back or neck pain at some point in their lives. But, did you know that back pain is the second most common reason for... 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
    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
    2009 Alcohol Awareness Hour Speaker Series - 03/01/2009 - The Betty Ford Center at Eisenhower has announced the remaining speakers for its Winter 2009 Alcohol Awareness Hour Speaker Series. The lectures, which are free and open... 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
    Well Traveled - 10/31/2008 - In the spring of 2007, Phil and Elaine Schlosser traveled to the south of France. In the fall they took on Sicily, Malta and the Amalfi Coast. “We try to be world... 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
    Mindful Eating - 01/01/2008 - The New Year offers plenty of opportunities for festive gatherings, but don’t lose your will to keep your waistline in check!Whether socializing or watching the big... more
  • Fall 2007
    Treating Parkinson’s with Gene Therapy - 09/01/2007 - In a June 23, 2007 article in the medical journal The Lancet, investigators at Weill Cornell Medical College in New York City described the results of an early phase... more
  • Summer 2007
    Our Body of Water - 06/01/2007 - We really are a body of water, made up of at least 50 percent of the liquid. This major nutrient plays a vital role in our temperature control, fluid volume and many... more
  • Spring 2007
    5 THINGS you can do right now as part of your... - 03/01/2007 - Walk a pet — your own or a neighbor’s. Interaction with pets can lower blood pressure, boost immunity and uplift the spirit. It may even expand your social life… ... more
  • Winter 2006
    Masters In The Art Of Medical Education - 11/01/2006 - Words,” said Rudyard Kipling, “are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind.” Few people understood and capitalized on that sentiment more... more
  • Jul-Aug 2006
    New Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy Clinic - 07/01/2006 - Fine Needle Aspiration biopsy (FNA) is the method by which cells are collected for the purpose of detecting cancer, infection and a variety of other medical conditions.... more
  • May-Jun 2006
    Santa Monica - 05/01/2006 - Santa Monica, always considered a snappy little beach community, has developed into a major tourist attraction, rivaling its big sister, Los Angeles. Becoming one of the... more
  • Mar-Apr 2006
    "Our Patients, Our Partners, One Team, One Goal" - 03/01/2006 - Hand washing is the number one method ofdecreasing infections. Eisenhower Medical Center will commemorate National Patient Safety Awareness Week, March 5 to... more
  • Mar-Apr 2005
    A Day of Hope for Diabetes - 03/01/2005 - Day of Hope for DiabetesSM is a major presentation of inspiration, education, and products for all who are concerned with diabetes and its complications. It is free and... 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
    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
    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
    Eisenhower Hosts SilverHawk Teaching... - 07/01/2005 - On May 13, Eisenhower Medical Center became the first hospital in California to train physicians from throughout the United States in the use of the new SilverHawk™... more
  • May-Jun 2005
    Finding Challenge and Reward in the ICU:... - 05/01/2005 - During my medical training, my mentors taught me that the qualities of leadership and calmness are very important to being an effective critical care physician,” says... 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
    Eat For Health: Arthritis and Nutrition - 01/01/2005 - The rigors of arthritis can sometimes seem unbearable. Joint pain and stiffness tend to impede movement and heighten the overall sense of discomfort and frustration.... 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