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  • Winter 2015
    A Stroke Of Luck - 02/27/2015 - Carol Mackinlay knows she’s lucky to be alive. On the afternoon of Thursday, March 13, 2014, while watching the BNP Paribas Open from a suite at the Indian Wells Tennis... more
  • Fall 2014
    Eisenhower Resident Receives International Award - 10/24/2014 -     Michael Bogoyevac, MD, helped diagnose and treat a wide range of patient conditions in his first year as a Family Medicine Resident Associate... more
  • Spring 2014
    To All Healthy Living Resource Center Members - 03/07/2014 - All members of Eisenhower’s Healthy Living Resource Center receive a number of benefits, including discounts at local businesses and restaurants, a subscription to... more
  • Winter 2014
    Fit to a T - 01/01/2014 - “My body’s been through a lot,” says Gregg Sawaya. At age 52, he’s undergone two hip replacements and a partial shoulder replacement, the legacy of his early career as a... more
  • Fall 2013
    Oak Glen Ripe for the Picking - 11/01/2013 - Sometimes it seems like summer never wants to leave the desert. On those dog days of fall, while heat still clings to the Coachella Valley, the mile-high climate of Oak... more
  • Spring 2013
    President’s Message - 03/01/2013 -  In this issue of Healthy Living, we focus on the Neuroscience Center of Excellence, exploring conditions of the spine, neck and brain in depth. Aches and pains are... more
  • Winter 2013
    Everyday Fitness Regimen - 01/01/2013 - Before we had gyms, Zumba®, spin classes and pedestrian boot camp, we had chores — unadorned, everyday basic chores. We trimmed trees and pushed lawnmowers, scrubbed... more
  • Fall 2012
    Eisenhower Among Nation’s Most Wired Hospitals - 11/01/2012 - Eisenhower Medical Center has been named as one of 154 of the nation’s Most Wired hospitals according to the results of the 2012 Most Wired Survey Benchmarking Study... more
  • Spring 2012
    Eisenhower's Same Day Surgery Center - 03/01/2012 - Remember the days when surgery usually meant a lengthy hospital stay and an even longer recovery? Thankfully, times — and technology — have changed. As a result, it is... more
  • Winter 2012
    Frank's Little Party In The Desert - 01/01/2012 - The 24th annual Frank Sinatra Starkey Hearing Foundation Celebrity Invitational, benefiting the Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center at Eisenhower, tees off March 1 to 3,... more
  • Fall 2011
    Get Your Flu Shot! - 11/01/2011 - If you’ve ever had the flu, you probably remember how miserable you were. While most of us dread the inconvenience having the flu, it is actually a highly contagious... 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
    New HALO Technology Prevents Esophageal Cancer - 12/01/2010 - Eisenhower Medical Center is the first hospital in the Coachella Valley to offer HALO ablation, a new preventive option for Barrett’s Esophagus, a known precursor to... more
  • Fall 2010
    David A. Friscia, MD - 09/01/2010 - 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
  • Winter 2010
    5 Things - 12/01/2009 - 1. Donate PlateletsPlatelets take a little longer to donate than giving blood, but they are especially helpful to cancer patients. Contact your local donation center... more
  • Summer 2010
    Healthy Living Comes to Television - 06/01/2010 - April 2010 marked a new chapter for Eisenhower’s Healthy Living magazine with the launch of an exciting new companion piece on television. Healthy Living, a half-hour... more
  • Spring 2010
    In The Blink Of An Eye - 03/01/2010 - Cancer was just a six-letter word for Indio resident Sherry Kovas. It was not something she thought about, and not something she ever thought would be part of her life.... more
  • Summer 2009
    Christopher Cantilena, MD - 07/01/2009 - Growing up in Brooklyn in the sixties, Christopher Cantilena was enthralled with the world beamed to him over the television. What fascinated young Christopher the most... more
  • Fall 2009
    Back Injury Prevention - 09/01/2009 - Experts estimate that a startling 85 percent of adults under the age of 50 have had back pain. Back pain is the most common cause of disability, and ranks second as the... more
  • Nov-Dec 2002
    Do You Know the Face of Arthritis? - 11/01/2002 - Arthritis is not an inevitable part of aging. It affects 43 million people — or one in six Americans — including children, teens and senior citizens alike. ... more
  • Winter 2009
    BOB HOPE CHRYSLER CLASSIC CELEBRATES 50TH... - 04/01/2009 - Golf legend Arnold Palmer, who won the very first Bob Hope Chrysler Classic in 1960, will host the 50th anniversary of the tournament January 19 through 25, 2009. The... more
  • Spring 2009
    In Bloom - 03/01/2009 - The more than 1,000,000 people visiting Joshua Tree National Park annually to discover its majestic beauty and enjoy the blooms of its many wildflowers have Minerva Hoyt... more
  • Spring 2008
    A New Beginning - 03/01/2008 - More than 250 VIP guests were in attendance Friday, January 18 in a canvas pavilion built especially for the occasion as Eisenhower Medical Center broke ground on the... more
  • Summer 2008
    Water without the Waste - 11/04/2008 - While the message is clear that drinking water is beneficial for overall health, how to make the drink portable without spending a small fortune on bottled water has... 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
    INNOVATIVE TREATMENT FOR PROSTATE CANCER - 09/01/2007 - In 2005, the Arnold Palmer Prostate Center at Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer was the first center in the world to combine the use of External Beam Radiation Therapy (EBT)... more
  • Summer 2007
    Exercise for Life: Exercise on the Road - 06/01/2007 - If you’re looking forward to your next vacation but dreading the upheaval of the exercise routine you’ve worked so hard to establish, take heart. There are... more
  • Spring 2007
    Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery - 03/01/2007 - The term “bypass surgery” has become part of our common lexicon, but the process and the outcomes of Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery, as it is formally called, may... more
  • Winter 2006
    Imaging and Breast Cancer Detection - 11/01/2006 - Breast cancer is the most common non-skin malignancy among women in the United States, second only to lung cancer as a cause of cancer-related death. In 2006,... more
  • Jul-Aug 2006
    For The Love Of Tennis - 07/01/2006 - It stands against the majestic Santa Rosa Mountains like a giant bowl gleaming in the sun, a spectacular stadium for a home-town, world-class event. Spread across 84... more
  • May-Jun 2006
    OH, STARRY NIGHT! - 05/01/2006 - Eisenhower Gala a Huge Success by J. Tracy Hermann It was a magical night, with a crystal-clear sky overhead and the aromas of a springtime desert wafting on air — a... more
  • Mar-Apr 2006
    Senator Barbara Boxer Returns with a $500,000 Gift - 03/01/2006 - On the warm, clear afternoon of January 21, 2006, Senator Barbara Boxer visited the Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center to talk about securing $500,000 in funding for... 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
    Psychological Effects of Exercise - 01/01/2006 - The physical benefits of participating in a consistent exercise program are common knowledge. But one benefit that rarely gets much attention is improved psychological... more
  • Nov-Dec 2005
    “You, the Night and the Music” - 11/01/2005 - 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
  • Sep-Oct 2005
    Gout – Not just an illness for the wealthy - 09/01/2005 - Gout was long considered the illness of the “wealthy,” since attacks of the disease were thought to occur after overindulging in rich food and drink. It is true that a... more
  • Jul-Aug 2005
    SKYLight Nuclear Medicine Camera - 07/01/2005 - Eisenhower Medical Center Auxiliary donated the funds for the SKYLight™ nuclear medicine camera. The camera eliminates the claustrophobic effect, allowing the patient to... more
  • May-Jun 2005
    Arthritis Medications Have Come a Long Way - 05/01/2005 - Unlike the common cold, a pill and a teaspoon of syrup won’t wash away the pain of chronic arthritis. Arthritis pain, however, can be managed which is best done with a... more
  • Sep-Oct 2004
    Contributors Sep - Oct 2004 - 09/10/2004 - Roxanne Jones is a Palm Desert-based freelance writer with extensive experience writing about medical and health-related topics. She began her medical writing career as... more
  • Jan-Feb 2005
    Eat For Health: Arthritis and Nutrition - 01/01/2005 - The rigors of arthritis can sometimes seem unbearable. Joint pain and stiffness tend to impede movement and heighten the overall sense of discomfort and frustration.... 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
    Lee Iacocca to Be Honored at A Day of... - 03/01/2004 - Commitment, planning and common sense are the basic characteristics of the man who created the Ford Mustang, saved the Chrysler Corporation from almost certain ... 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