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  • Winter 2015
    EQUALIT Y INDEX - 02/24/2015 - For the second consecutive year, Eisenhower Medical Center has been recognized as a Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality in the Healthcare Equality Index 2014, an annual... more
  • Fall 2014
    Canadians Welcome! - 01/14/2015 - Health care in the United States can be confusing, especially to international visitors who might experience the need for care while they are here. From urgent care to... more
  • Spring 2014
    Jim Cook Day of Hope for Diabetes - 03/14/2014 - For nearly two decades, the Jim Cook Day of Hope for Diabetes® has educated thousands interested in learning more about a disease the World Health Organization has... more
  • Winter 2014
    5 Things - 01/01/2014 - (1) Breathe, Long and Deep Practice long, deep breaths — at home, in your car, at work or anytime. The increased oxygen and slower pace will benefit your body and your... more
  • Fall 2013
    Joe Whittaker’s Life-Saving, Life-Renewing... - 11/01/2013 - Joe Whittaker is a man of many talents. A successful business man who hails from Alberta, Canada, he is kind and generous, recently establishing with his wife Darlene a... more
  • Spring 2013
    5 Things you can do right now as part of your... - 03/01/2013 - 1. Browse Your Photo Albums Spend some time flipping through some old photo albums or an electronic tablet and take a trip down memory lane. You may find yourself... more
  • Winter 2013
    Heart To Heart - 01/01/2013 - In a move designed to provide valley residents with the highest quality and most efficient cardiac care, Desert Cardiology Center and Eisenhower Medical Center have... more
  • Fall 2012
    Eisenhower Neurosurgeon Corrects Devastating... - 11/01/2012 - In July 2011, a bus owned by a river rafting company ran off the side of the road and rolled onto its top as it slid down a steep embankment in southern Colorado. There... more
  • Spring 2012
    Ninth Annual Community Heart Conference - 03/01/2012 - According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, cardiovascular diseases, including heart disease and stroke, account for more than one third of all deaths... more
  • Winter 2012
    Day of Caring...About Women and Cancer - 01/01/2012 - Patricia Avila, MD, MPH and Sherry Lebed Davis to Speak Eisenhower’s sixth annual Day of Caring…About Women and Cancer will take place at the Eisenhower Lucy Curci... more
  • Fall 2011
    Sports Medicine - 11/01/2011 - Historically, Sports Medicine has been synonymous with sideline orthopedic surgeons rushing to the aid of a football player, tennis star or golf great. But in recent... more
  • Spring 2011
    Eisenhower Primary Care 365 - 03/01/2011 - When it comes to managing your health, it’s tremendously reassuring — and smart — to have an established relationship with a primary care physician who knows your... more
  • Winter 2011
    The di Vinci in Cardiothoracic Surgery - 12/01/2010 - Eisenhower Medical Center surgeons continue to find new applications for the da Vinci® S HD™ System, the state-of-the-art,minimally invasive surgical system that... more
  • Fall 2010
    Eisenhower Acquires the Penumbra Stroke System - 09/01/2010 - Eisenhower recently added the Penumbra Stroke System® to its arsenal of tools for treating acute ischemic stroke. Ischemia refers to the lack of blood flow, and an... more
  • Winter 2010
    Mediterranean Style - 12/01/2009 - After the age of 55, the chance of having a stroke nearly doubles for each decade of life. The good news is that medical studies suggest that by making simple lifestyle... more
  • Summer 2010
    5 Things - 06/01/2010 - 1. Home Safe HomeJune is Home Safty Month. Review tips to prevent falls,accidental poisonings, fires and burns,choking and other potential hazzards 2. Take a BathBaths... 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
    ENDOSCOPIC THORACIC SYMPATHECTOMY - 10/01/2009 - Eisenhower Medical Center Cardiothoracic Surgeons Surindra Mitruka, MD and Joseph Wilson, MD are now performing endoscopic thoracic sympathectomy, or ETS, a surgery that... more
  • Fall 2009
    ’Tis the Season - 09/01/2009 - While influenza outbreaks can happen as early as October, influenza activity most often peaks in January or later. The annual seasonal flu vaccine supply is plentiful... 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
    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
    Good Health - 03/01/2009 - Eisenhower’s Rehabilitation Services Department has recently opened the Pelvic Health Clinic, a program designed to treat conditions relating to the pelvic floor.... more
  • Spring 2008
    Exercise and Cancer: Creating a plan that works... - 03/01/2008 - The role of exercise has long been demonstrated to provide many positive benefits, but studies now reveal the benefits exercise provides in relation to cancer—both for... more
  • Summer 2008
    Eisenhower’s Mitruka Trains India’s Top Heart... - 06/01/2008 - Eisenhower Medical Center Cardiovascular Surgeon S. N. Mitruka, MD traveled to Chennai, India in January 2008 to train 50 of India’s top heart surgeons. Dr. Mitruka... more
  • Fall 2008
    Holiday Voices - 09/01/2008 - The Governing Board of the Eisenhower Medical Center Auxiliary will hold its annual Holiday Voices black tie fundraising event on Saturday, December 6, at the... more
  • Winter 2007
    Pilates: Mind Over Muscle - 01/01/2008 - While the term Pilates seems to have worked itself into public consciousness as fluidly as the movements for which it is known, it is hardly just another fitness... more
  • Fall 2007
    Celebrating the Condiment - 09/01/2007 - Flavorful, spirited, zesty—condiments can make even the most basic food seem dressed up. Whether a spread, powder or garnish, a condiment tends to improve the flavor of... more
  • Summer 2007
    Celebrating Life - 06/01/2007 - His father’s death and a cancer diagnosis within moments of each other put Bert Holbrook to one of life’s ultimate tests, but with his wife Yvonne’s help, he is fighting... more
  • Spring 2007
    Close to Home - 11/01/2006 - WHEN MICHAEL AND STEPHANIE LANDES WERE EACH DIAGNOSED WITH CANCER, FAMILY AND FRIENDS — AND EISENHOWER — HELPED THEM TRIUMPH Not a disease typically associated with... 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
    When the Student is Ready, the Teacher Will Appear - 07/01/2006 - As an orthopedic nurse at Eisenhower Medical Center, Debi Gardner, RN, counseled many patients preparing to undergo the challenges of a knee or hip replacement, never... more
  • May-Jun 2006
    The On and Off of Parkinson’s Disease, Part 2 - 05/01/2006 - In part one of “The On and Off of Parkinson’s Disease,” Healthy Living magazine defined the terms on and off as they relate to Parkinson’s — on referring to the state... more
  • Mar-Apr 2006
    “The Tournament that Built a Hospital” - 03/01/2006 - The Bob Hope Chrysler Classic has a long-standing tradition of providing not only enormous fun, but also, enormous fundraising in the Coachella Valley, lending financial... more
  • Mar-Apr 2005
    Desert Diabetes Alert Program Early Detection and... - 03/01/2005 - For the estimated 13 million Americans who know they suffer from diabetes, there are millions more that are unaware they even have the disease or are at high risk for... more
  • Jan-Feb 2006
    Bring Back Carrots, Potatoes and Brown Rice! - 01/01/2006 - In 1981, the glycemic index was created with the hope of improving the dietary management of diabetes. The index was based on the elevation of a person’s blood glucose,... more
  • Nov-Dec 2005
    Arnold Palmer Prostate Center Garnering... - 11/01/2005 - When the Arnold Palmer Prostate Center opened in January 2005, its goal was to provide skilled, coordinated and compassionate treatment to the men of the Coachella... more
  • Sep-Oct 2005
    Orthopedic Surgeon and Renaissance Man - 09/01/2005 - Robert Murphy, MD, Chairman of Desert Orthopedic Center, is a Renaissance man. Not only is he a well-respected orthopedic surgeon, but he also has a master’s degree in... more
  • Jul-Aug 2005
    Sleep Apnea “Tapped” 96 Percent Success Rate! - 07/01/2005 - A potentially serious medical condition, sleep apnea, the temporary absence or cessation of breathing, increases the risk for cardiovascular disease or stroke.... more
  • May-Jun 2005
    The Silent Killer - Hypertension - 05/01/2005 - Hypertension is the most common reason for office visits of non-pregnant adults in the United States, and the most common cause for use of prescription drugs.The number... 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
    Grapefruit Festival - 01/01/2005 - The drive from our desert to the tiny town of Borrego Springs is a reminder of our valley’s agricultural treasures, from majestic date groves and fruit stands past... 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
    Abnormal Sweating Among Parkinson’s Patients - 03/01/2004 - Although many of us think of Parkinson’s disease as a medical disorder that causes shaking of the limbs, stiffness and slowness of movement, it can also cause other... 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