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  • 01/23
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    Richard Gelb is a nationally known expert in cancer survivorship and communicating with your health care team. He is a National Cancer Institute cancer survivor research advocate and a cancer survivor review expert for the Department of Defense and... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
    Lunch will be served.
  • 01/24
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    Mason jars aren’t just for canning anymore! Over the past couple years, combining colorful, healthy ingredients in Mason jars for quick, easy meals on-the-go has exploded in popularity. Join Barbra Sassower to learn how to prepare simple, portable... more
    Location: La Quinta Library
  • 01/24
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    Please join cardiologist, Andrew Rubin, MD, to learn how you can prevent a stroke in Atrial Fibrillation (AFib). AFib is the most common abnormal heart rhythm or arrhythmia which causes an irregular and fast heartbeat. Through lifestyle changes,... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Electrophysiology and Cardiovascular Disease
  • 01/25
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    Join Dr. Bhasker-Rao for in-depth information about bariatric surgery, including: The health benefits of weight loss surgery Factors that make a person a likely surgical candidate An overview of surgical options for weight loss and weight... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: General Surgery
  • 01/26
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    Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH), or enlarged prostate, is a very common condition that affects over 70 percent of men in their 60s and can cause uncomfortable and aggravating urinary symptoms.  BPH symptoms may lead to depression, decreased... more
    Location: Mizell Senior Center, Palm Springs
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Urology
  • 01/31
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    Join the discussion about the importance of sleep and learn how to get more of it in our busy lives. Sleep is vital for good health and a natural therapy for many diseases. A sound sleep can reenergize a tired body and increase the ability to work... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Sleep Medicine
  • 02/01
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    Please join Dr. Del Rosario, MD, Board Certified in Internal Medicine, in an informative discussion about issues “below the belt” including the prostate, erectile dysfunction and testicular pain. more
    Location: The LGBT Community Center of the Desert, Palm Springs
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Internal Medicine
  • 02/02
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    Please join Dr. Matinpour as he discusses the function and structure of the skin, the mechanisms of aging skin, common skin cancers and sun protection. more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Dermatology
    Light refreshments will be served.
  • 02/06
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    Live, Interactive teleconference with experts from the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and the Mayo Clinic. more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
    Teleconference
  • 02/06
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    National Osteoporosis Foundation Support Group Learn from Dr. Cassim about the minimally invasive techniques that blend state-of-the-art technology and expert medical skills to decrease pain that is constant and impacts your quality of life. more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Physical Medicine/Rehabilitation and Pain Management
  • 02/07
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    "The Connection" is a film about how frontier research is proving that there is a direct connection between your mind and your health. Whether it’s by reducing stress, practicing meditation, understanding diet, or nurturing relationships, the... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
  • 02/08
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    If you have back pain, it’s important to get the facts.  Come hear from the expert as he dispells  the myths and misperceptions about spine surgery. more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Orthopedic Surgery
  • 02/08
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    Please join Dr. Glenn Jabola for a presentation on the prevention, detection and treatment options for skin cancers and melanomas. more
    Location: The LGBT Community Center of the Desert, Palm Springs
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Family Medicine
  • 02/09
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    The harsh truth about lung cancer is that it doesn’t usually cause symptoms until the cancer is already advanced and not able to be cured. Screening has the potential of finding lung cancer earlier when, according to the American Cancer... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Medical Oncology
    Dinner will be served.
  • 02/11
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    The Betty Ford Center, a part of the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation, presents the 41st season of Awareness Hour, celebrating a legacy of recovery wisdom and strength. Each Saturday morning session shares the hope of addiction recovery through... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
    Light refreshments will be served.
  • 02/11
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    Join Dr. Bhasker-Rao for in-depth information about bariatric surgery, including: The health benefits of weight loss surgery Factors that make a person a likely surgical candidate An overview of surgical options for weight loss and weight... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: General Surgery
  • 02/15
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    Please join Tamela, Martin, MD to learn about the Symfony lens, a new cataract lens implant which is only available at Eisenhower surgery center. The Symfony lens is used during cataract surgery and corrects astigmatism (the symphony & Symfony... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
  • 02/16
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    Heart disease is the number one cause of death in the country, and many people do not even know they are at risk. If you think you are at risk now is the time is now to make changes.  Join Dr. Minot to learn how maintaining a healthy blood... more
  • 02/21
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    Dr. Frutkin will discuss new minimally invasive therapies to treat cardiac valve disease that provide an alternative to open heart surgery.  As two examples of this transformative cardiac care, he will review transcatheter aortic valve... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology
  • 02/21
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    One in 10 visits to the doctor includes the complaints of dizziness or imbalance. According to the CDC, more than one third of adults 65 and older fall each year in the United States and 20 to 30 percent of people who fall suffer moderate... more
    Location: La Quinta Wellness Center
  • 02/22
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    Join Dr. Bhasker-Rao for in-depth information about bariatric surgery, including: The health benefits of weight loss surgery Factors that make a person a likely surgical candidate An overview of surgical options for weight loss and weight... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: General Surgery
  • Ongoing
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    You are eligible for Medicare, now what?  The decisions and choices you face can be confusing and overwhelming.  Join an Outreach Coordinator for HICAP of Riverside County from 1 to 3 p.m. and learn to navigate... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
  • By Appt
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    This program is designed to help smokers to quit smoking and to develop coping skills to combat the psychological and physical side effects of smoking cessation.  Call for series information and begin date. Non-refundable community cost is... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center