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Fall 2010

  • Features

  • Preventing Seasonal Flu: Get Vaccinated - If you’ve ever had the flu, you probably remember how miserable you were. While most of us dread the inconvenience of a bout of flu, it is actually a highly contagious... more
  • Health Care As It Should Be - Health care as we know it is dynamic and evolving, and at Eisenhower Medical Center, we are looking toward the future.We all recognize that needs change and new... more
  • Eisenhower and UCLA Partner - It sounds like the stuff of science fiction — using a robot to perform surgery long-distance (what’s called “telesurgery”). Yet this amazing technology already exists,... more
  • The Eisenhower Center for Geropsychiatry - Loss is an inevitable part of life. But as we age, the losses seem to mount as spouses and friends grow ill or die, and our own health issues compromise our ability to... more
  • Get Your Flu Shot! - If you’ve ever had the flu, you probably remember how miserable you were.While most of us dread the inconvenience of a bout of flu, it is actually a highly contagious... more
  • Eisenhower Hosts Sixth Annual Critical Care... - 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
  • Holiday Voices - The 13th annual Holiday Voices gala will take place on Friday, December 3, 2010, at the Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa in Rancho Mirage. This popular black-tie... more
  • The New Eisenhower Walter and Leonore Annenberg... - Dedicated to the late Ambassador and Mrs.Annenberg, the new 250,000-square-foot Eisenhower Walter and Leonore Annenberg Pavilion is scheduled to open in Fall 2010. The... more
  • Jump Start Fitness - The BasicsBoot camps are generally held as four to eight week sessions and meet either in the early morning or early evening. Groups are usually limited in size (six to... more
  • 5 Things - 1.  Eliminate FearTake baby steps. Open up and talk to someone you trust. Get help. Change your attitude. Then...face your fear! 2.  Find a Great... more
  • The Healing Harp - For centuries, the harp has been used to soothe, calm and relieve anxiety.Harps were actually used in Europe during the Middle Ages by monks who would play special music... more
  • Raul Ruiz, MD, MPP, MPH - Eisenhower Medical Center Emergency Medicine physician, Raul Ruiz, MD received the Humanitarian Healthcare Award from the Rancho Mirage Chamber of Commerce on April 28,... more
  • David A. Friscia, MD - Eisenhower Medical Center Orthopedic Surgeon David A. Friscia, MD was installed as President of the Riverside County Medical Association (RCMA) on January 22 at the... more
  • John Samples, MD - When he is not at Eisenhower Medical Center or helping patients in his clinic in Rancho Mirage, Internal Medicine physician John Samples, MD and his wife Feona, a nurse,... more
  • John Herling, MD - Growing up in Plainview, Long Island, John Herling, MD remembers working the counter of the coffee shop at the small community hospital where his mom worked.“I would go... more
  • A Fresh Approach - When Stanley and Roberta (Bobbie) Gold’s long-time Eisenhower family physician Lawrence Cone, MD passed away in 2009, they were in a quandary. “We’d been seeing him for... more
  • A Primer On Primary Care - A primary care physician is a doctor who takes care of a patient’s overall health care needs. He or she is a person’s first point of contact for health care, seeing... more
  • The Future of Primary Care - The American College of Physicians recently voiced concern about a shortage of physicians, particularly general internists who are the traditional primary care physician... more
  • Eisenhower Executive Physical Program - Early this year, Eisenhower Medical Center opened its new three-story, state-of-the-art 92,000-square-foot Eisenhower George and Julia Argyros Health Center. One of the... more
  • Eisenhower Acquires the Penumbra Stroke System - 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
  • Bighorn Behind A Miracle Funds New Technology At... - Whole-breast ultrasound has been called a new frontier in breast imaging. It’s an advanced way of imaging the breast that improves the detection and diagnosis of breast... more
  • Eisenhower Desert Orthopedic Center - From March 6 to 22, 2010, members of Eisenhower Desert Orthopedic Center provided 24-hour comprehensive medical care to the athletes of the BNP Paribas Open.Held in... more
  • High Flying Weekend - Summon your inner daredevil and take off to San Diego for a perfect weekend of aeronautic adventure. Attend the Miramar Air Show,Marines: A Tradition of Uncommon Valor,... more
  • Wellness-Is It In You - A popular sports drink advertisement asks the question, “Is it in you?”Wellness is a term used to describe the state of one’s health at a given time — whether it is... more
  • 20 ways To lose 20 - To lose one pound of weight you need to cut back 3,500 calories from food, or increase your activity level to burn an additional 3,500 calories. However, most people do... more
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