Info Center

Nov-Dec 2005

  • Features

  • Glucosamine and Chondroitin - Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common type of arthritis, affecting more than 21 million people in the United States. This degenerative condition, characterized by joint... more
  • Arnold Palmer Prostate Center Garnering... - 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
  • Cigarette Smoking Linked to Type 2 Diabetes - According to an article in the October issue of Diabetes Care, cigarette smokers are nearly three times more likely to develop Type 2 diabetes than non-smokers. In a... more
  • Leading the Way – Comprehensive Parkinson’s Care... - In the world of the Parkinsonian, Eisenhower Medical Center’s Phillip and Carol Traub Parkinson’s Center is tranquility amidst a sometimestormy sea. In this two-part... more
  • Contributors Nov - Dec 2005 - Harry M. Goldstein, Chairman of the Board Harry M. Goldstein has served as Chairman of the Board of Eisenhower Medical Center since 2000. In addition to a successful... more
  • She’s Not in Kansas Anymore - Her first thought was one of terror – “absolute terror.” That’s what Yvonne Hawk,an otherwise healthy and active 62-year-old, felt when she received the startling... more
  • She’s Not in Kansas Anymore - Midwesterner finds Cancer Reprieve at Eisenhower by J. Tracy Hermann | photo by Charlie Reese Her first thought was one of terror – “absolute terror.” ... more
  • Getting to Know the Novacks - Eisenhower Medical Center has the distinction of being among the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals®, a special accomplishment for a not-for-profit hospital. Dedicated donors... more
  • A Team Approach Breast Cancer Interdisciplinary... - When it comes to treating breast cancer at the Eisenhower Schnitzer/Novack Breast Center, ten heads are better than one. Such was the thinking behind the development... more
  • Nutrition for Cancer of the Head, Neck and Lung - 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
  • Healing Through Movement and Dance for the Cancer... - Fragile I come for support, caring, fun, laughter, conversation, healing. I leave with joy, hope, friends, belonging, strength. My body is stretched, strengthened,... more
  • The Mission Inn’s Fantastical Festival of Lights - Although the Inn encompasses a full downtown city block, this luxurious and palatial hideaway that has played host to both Hollywood socialite and foreign dignitary, is... more
  • President’s Message - The Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center is truly a healing place like no otherSM, and also happens to be the most comprehensive cancer treatment center in Riverside... more
  • Barbara Comess, MD, FCAP - What comes to mind when thinking of pathology? For some, something altogether mysterious or elusive, like television’s Quincy or Crossing Jordan. But for Eisenhower... more
  • Precision Cancer Treatment at Eisenhower - The Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center is the only facility in the Coachella Valley to offer Stereotactic Radiosurgery – computerguided radiation that aims highly... more
  • Campaign Eisenhower Now - 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
  • “You, the Night and the Music” - Come and experience a romantic evening under the stars to benefit cancer patients through Healing Harps – an Eisenhower Medical Center Arts in Healthcare Program that... more
  • Chinese Medical Team Visits Eisenhower Medical... - A team of esteemed medical doctors from China visited Eisenhower Medical Center July 22, while in the United States to attend a short-term training program in hospital... more
  • Tour of Duty - The Nurses of Eisenhower Medical Center Bring Hope and Healing to Survivors of Hurricane Katrina Deidre Braun, LAC, Acupuncturist, embraces a Waveland, Mississippi,... more
  • Beyond the “Cutting” Edge Minimally Invasive... - There’s a relatively new approach to surgery that is getting people out of the hospital sooner and back to their normal activities more quickly. The approach –... more