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  • Spring 2015
    Interventional Radiology Lab Suites - 03/06/2015 - Eisenhower Medical Center was the recent recipient of a generous $1 million dollar grant from the John Stauffer Charitable Trust, designated for the replacement of one... more
  • Winter 2015
    Bocce Ball - 02/24/2015 - Considered the world’s oldest known game, throwing balls toward a target dates back as early as 5200 B.C., when theEgyptians first tossed polished stone. Centuries... more
  • Fall 2014
    The Renker Wellness Center - 02/18/2015 - You would be hard-pressed to find a safer, more encouraging and more empowering place to maintain your fitness than Eisenhower Renker Wellness Center.... more
  • Spring 2014
    Cancer and the Art of Personalized Care - 03/03/2014 - I have long been proud of the Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center for the many services it offers to our local community, including screening, diagnosis and treatment... more
  • Winter 2014
    All Things Hip - The Ball and Socket Joint - 01/01/2014 - It is estimated that there are more than 300,000 total hip arthroplasties — hip replacements — performed in the United States every year. One of the most successful... more
  • Fall 2013
    Thinking Outside the Cereal Box - 09/01/2013 - Let’s face it. Most of us grew up pouring “the most important meal of the day” from a cardboard box, excluding, perhaps, hearty-breakfast types like farmers and... more
  • Spring 2013
    The Blink Of An Eye - 03/01/2013 - Eyelids are vital structures many of us take for granted, yet we often forget about them when it comes to sun protection. Eyelid cancer accounts for up to 10 percent of... more
  • Winter 2013
    Discover Art! - 01/01/2013 - The posh boutiques, upscale restaurants and glitzy galleries of El Paseo in Palm Desert couldn’t have asked for a better new neighbor. The Palm Springs Art Museum in... 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
    New Techniques - and Sage Advice - 03/01/2012 - Mild winters in a spectacular desert setting are just one of the reasons we attract so many seasonal residents and visitors to our Valley, and we hope you are enjoying... more
  • Winter 2012
    5 Things you can do right now as part of your... - 01/01/2012 - 1. Read the Comics Laughter truly is the best medicine. Read the comics in your favorite newspaper or online, and you’ll start your day with a smile! 2. Invite a Friend... more
  • Fall 2011
    TEA - 11/01/2011 - Tea is the most widely consumed beverage in the world. With more than 3,000 variations, it can be daunting for novice drinkers to know where to start. However, with the... more
  • Spring 2011
    Spice For Life - 03/01/2011 - While research shows that a diet low in transfats and high in fresh fruits, vegetables, and whole grains can help reduce inflammation and pain, certain spices may also... more
  • Winter 2011
    Mark Moyad, MD, MPH, and Joni Rodgers at Day of... - 12/01/2010 - Eisenhower’s fifth annual Day of Caring…About Women and Cancer will take place at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower on Friday, February 11, 2011,... more
  • Fall 2010
    Eisenhower Hosts Sixth Annual Critical Care... - 09/01/2010 - Eisenhower Medical Center held its sixth annual Critical Care conference at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower on Saturday, April 24, 2010. The... more
  • Winter 2010
    Eisenhower Ranks #1 - 12/01/2009 - HealthGrades®, the nation’s leading independent health care ratings organization, has ranked Eisenhower Medical Center as the number one hospital in California for Joint... more
  • Summer 2010
    Eisenhower And The Berger Foundation Provide... - 06/01/2010 - On January 12, 2010, the country of Haiti was hit with a devastating earthquake. It is estimated that the 7.0 magnitude quake left nearly 250,000 people dead and... more
  • Spring 2010
    In The Blink Of An Eye - 03/01/2010 - Cancer was just a six-letter word for Indio resident Sherry Kovas. It was not something she thought about, and not something she ever thought would be part of her life.... more
  • Summer 2009
    MOVING FORWARD WITH BACKS - 10/01/2009 - 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
  • 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
    Mohammad Mojard M.D. - 11/01/2002 - Having suffered from asthma as a child, Dr. Mohammad “Mo” Mojarad knew he wanted to one day help others suffering like himself. He even dreamed of finding a... more
  • Winter 2009
    Betty Ford Center Winter 2009 Speaker Series - 04/01/2009 - T he Betty Ford Center at Eisenhower hosts the popular Alcohol Awareness Hour Speaker Series. The lectures, which are free and open to the public, are held on Saturday... more
  • Spring 2009
    GRID: GENETICS RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF THE DESERT - 03/01/2009 - The research being done in the Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center has the potential to significantly affect the health of patients currently living in the Coachella... more
  • Spring 2008
    Tai Chi Eases Joint Stiffness - 03/01/2008 - Practiced since the 12th century, tai chi, a Chinese regimen requiring slow movement and poetic form, can assist with easing sore joints. In fact, many arthritis... more
  • Summer 2008
    Al Shoemaker New Board Chairman - 06/01/2008 - New Chairman of the Board of Trustees Alvin V. Shoemaker says, “I got involved because it is important to all of us growing older in the desert to have quality... more
  • Fall 2008
    Enjoying Their Time in the Sun - 06/01/2008 - In the fall of 2006, Bill Barndollar woke up suddenly in the middle of the night. His heart was pounding, and at 74 years of age, he feared the worst — that he might be... 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
    Imaging Center At The Forefront With New... - 09/01/2007 - Eisenhower Imaging Center recently installed two new advanced diagnostic tools—the Open Bore 1.5 Tesla magnetic resonance imagining (MRI) system and the SOMATOM... more
  • Summer 2007
    Banner Year for Eisenhower Auxiliary - 06/01/2007 - The good news was plentiful at the 38th annual meeting of the Eisenhower Medical Center Auxiliary held April 18. High on the list of successes for the year... more
  • Spring 2007
    President Gerald R. Ford - 03/01/2007 - The Eisenhower Medical Center family joined the nation in mourning Gerald R. Ford, 38th President of the United States, who died peacefully at his Rancho Mirage home on... more
  • Winter 2006
    Healthier Recipes For Cancer Prevention - 11/01/2006 - Tasty food is one of the great pleasures of life and it isn’t necessarily incompatible with good health. With a little imagination and creativity we can modify our ... 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
    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
    Betty Ford Center at Eisenhower April is Alcohol... - 03/01/2006 - The warning signs are explicit: drinking alone or in secret; not remembering conversations; losing interest in favorite activities; becoming intentionally ... more
  • Mar-Apr 2005
    Take a Rare Tour of Catalina Island’s Outback - 03/01/2005 - If you haven’t visited Southern California’s very own island paradise, Catalina Island, lately, no problem — it hasn’t changed much. Of course, that is the charm of this... more
  • Jan-Feb 2006
    Psychological Effects of Exercise - 01/01/2006 - The physical benefits of participating in a consistent exercise program are common knowledge. But one benefit that rarely gets much attention is improved psychological... more
  • Nov-Dec 2005
    Campaign Eisenhower Now - 11/01/2005 - We are pleased to report exciting news – Campaign Eisenhower has now reached a total of $185 million toward the $200 million goal. As you recall, Campaign Eisenhower is... more
  • Sep-Oct 2005
    Building Better Bones - 09/01/2005 - As most of us already know, calcium consumption is essential for strong, healthy bones. But did you know that we have more calcium in our bodies than any other mineral... more
  • Jul-Aug 2005
    Cool Off in Big Bear - 07/01/2005 - Lakeside biking trails offer a great workout. The nicest things about Big Bear this time of year are that it is dependably cooler than the desert below (about 78 degrees... more
  • May-Jun 2005
    Event Photos - 05/01/2005 - Eisenhower Community Heart Conference, National Nurses Week, 36th Annual Auxiliary Meeting, Eisenhower Wears Red for Women February 5, Second Annual Community Heart... more
  • Sep-Oct 2004
    Contributors Sep - Oct 2004 - 09/10/2004 - Roxanne Jones is a Palm Desert-based freelance writer with extensive experience writing about medical and health-related topics. She began her medical writing career as... more
  • Jan-Feb 2005
    Being Healthy Is The Good Life! - 01/01/2005 - Golf legend Arnold Palmer met with Eisenhower Medical Center Foundation President Michael Landes to discuss Arnie’s own experiences with prostate cancer, his personal... 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