Health Care As It Should Be
May 2012
    • Eat Your Greens

      Greens for breakfast, greens for lunch, greens for dinner, and green smoothies just about any time — at Palm Greens Café in Palm Springs, the marriage of greens and great taste is just one of the winning combinations of a booming business for owners Greg Schmitz and Jeff Huyett. Schmitz, also the executive chef, is a vocal proponent of organic, healthy, great-tasting food and he encourages everyone to give it a try, whether at home or in a local restaurant. read more...

    • Putting Life In Your Years

      When Abraham Lincoln said, “It’s not the years in your life that count; it’s the life in your years,” he could have been talking about people who live with coronary artery disease (CAD) or pulmonary (lung) disease.

      If either of these health conditions has you or a loved one feeling sidelined from participating fully in life, the Renker Wellness Center has just what the doctor ordered. The Tamkin Cardiac Wellness Program and the Tamkin Pulmonary Wellness Program offer comprehensive exercise and education regimens that can dramatically improve the quality of participants’ lives, putting “life in their years.” read more...

    • How To Support Your Loved Ones

      INDIVIDUALS who receive a cancer diagnosis will forever view themselves, and the world in which they live, in a different way. But the core of who they are — their personalities and the ways in which they communicate — is still intact. More than ever, they will need to know that they can count on the love, understanding and support of their families and close friends. read more...

    • When The Mind Rests, The Body Heals

      In a world of increasing distractions and elevated levels of stress, our bodies often respond in protest, becoming vulnerable to illness, bad tempers, and a lack of focus. But there is a tonic — a tool you can use anywhere, anytime, with no special equipment.

      Meditation is a practice that has been used for centuries but has come into greater regard in the United States over the past 50 years. Meditation doesn’t require awkward sitting positions or visualizations or mantras, but can be as easy as breathing in and breathing out. read more...

    • Eat Your Greens

      Greens for breakfast, greens for lunch, greens for dinner, and green smoothies just about any time — at Palm Greens Café in Palm Springs, the marriage of greens and great taste is just one of the winning combinations of a booming business for owners Greg Schmitz and Jeff Huyett. Schmitz, also the executive chef, is a vocal proponent of organic, healthy, great-tasting food and he encourages everyone to give it a try, whether at home or in a local restaurant. read more...

    • Eisenhower's Executive Physical Program

      Eisenhower's Executive Physical Program is a world-class approach to preventive medicine that provides a comprehensive four-hour health evaluation. A range of preventive assessments and screenings are tailored to meet your needs with... read more...
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