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  • Spring 2014
    When Breast Cancer Returns - 03/06/2014 - “I’m 61, I have metastatic breast cancer, and I’m the happiest I’ve ever been in my life.”You don’t expect to hear those words from someone in Diana Mehrens’ situation.... more
  • Winter 2014
    Advanced Prostate Cancer - 01/01/2014 - When prostate cancer is in its early stages, immediate treatment may not be necessary. Depending on a patient’s age and other determining factors, watchful waiting is an... more
  • Fall 2013
    Eisenhower Awarded for Excellence in Employee... - 11/01/2013 - Eisenhower Medical Center is one of 20 organizations across the nation to receive The Advisory Board’s 2013 Excellence in Employee Engagement Award. The award recognizes... more
  • Spring 2013
    Brain Trust - 03/01/2013 - In late 2009, then 66-year-old William Lopez did what he characterizes as a back flip on the ice in front of his Athol, Idaho home, hitting his head when he landed. “I... more
  • Winter 2013
    Nature’s Health Food & Cafe - 01/01/2013 - Hungry for Mexican food? Asian? Italian? Vegan? Vegetarian? Gluten free? And would you like all of it prepared with certified organic grains and vegetables? Look no... more
  • Fall 2012
    5 Things - 11/01/2012 - you can do right now as part of your wellness routine:1. Listen to MozartPlay a favorite or new Mozart selection, close your eyes and really listen. It may change the... more
  • Spring 2012
    Passionate about Infection Protection - 03/01/2012 - In keeping with Eisenhower Medical Center's five-star commitment for our patients, families and friends, we provide a culture of safety by ensuring clinical excellence... more
  • Winter 2012
    Putting Life In Your Eyes - 01/01/2012 - 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... more
  • Fall 2011
    A New Standard of Care - 11/01/2011 - Eisenhower Medical Center’s new onsite, 10,000-square-foot gastrointestinal (GI) laboratory focuses on safety, quality, high standards of care, privacy and convenience,... more
  • Spring 2011
    5 Things - 03/01/2011 - 1. Have a Tea Party  Invite friends or kids from the local neighborhood.  Let them help you prepare the tea cakes, scones, little sandwiches and of course, the... more
  • Winter 2011
    Wrist Surgery Offers Excellent Results For Common... - 12/01/2010 - A fracture of the distal radius, or wrist, is the most common fracture of the upper extremity and accounts for 17 percent of all fractures.“High energy injuries in the... more
  • Fall 2010
    Bighorn Behind A Miracle Funds New Technology At... - 09/01/2010 - 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
  • Winter 2010
    Jim Cho, MD - 12/01/2009 - Eisenhower Medical Center Internal Medicine physician, Jim Cho,MD, completed his third mission trip to Peru traveling with 25 members of the Orange Central Korean... more
  • Summer 2010
    Macrobiotics - 06/01/2010 - The macrobiotic diet originated in Japan and combines the ideals of Zen Buddhism with Western-style vegetarianism. This low-fat, high fiber eating plan focuses on... 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
    MOVING FORWARD WITH BACKS - 10/01/2009 - A shocking 85 percent of Americans will suffer from back or neck pain at some point in their lives. But, did you know that back pain is the second most common reason for... more
  • Fall 2009
    Moving Forward With Backs - 09/01/2009 - A shocking 85 percent of Americans will suffer from back or neck pain at some point in their lives. But, did you know that back pain is the second most common reason for... 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
    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
    Michael Sanford, MD - 03/01/2009 - In 2008, Michael Sanford, MD, Chairman of the Department of Surgery at Eisenhower Medical Center, received the Extraordinary ACTS Award from Riverside County EMS... more
  • Spring 2008
    Steppin’ Out in Style - 12/02/2008 - What goes best with a stylish new T-shirt from Eisenhower’s Phillip and Carol Traub Parkinson’s Center? Why, a fabulous pair of shoes to wear to Steppin’ Out for... more
  • Summer 2008
    Every Step of the Way - 11/03/2008 - Low complication rates, low morbidity, reduced recovery times, a team of professionals in place for more than 20 years – it is that kind of consistency and unparalleled... more
  • Fall 2008
    Eisenhower Introduces New Bariatric Center - 09/01/2008 - Eisenhower Medical Center recently introduced the new Eisenhower Bariatric Center to the Coachella Valley. Bariatric surgery refers to a variety of surgical procedures... more
  • Winter 2007
    Playing By Heart - 01/01/2008 - WITH AN UNWAVERING SPIRIT INFUSED IN HIM BY PARENTS FRED AND ETHYL, GOLF GREAT KEN VENTURI HAS WEATHERED LIFE’S ADVERSITIES LIKE A PRO. FROM HIS BURST ONTO THE GOLF... 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
    On the Horizon: Future Treatment Options for Type... - 06/01/2007 - If you are one of the millions of Americans struggling with Type 2 diabetes, the most common form of the disease, the pharmaceutical industry is hard at work for you.... more
  • Spring 2007
    Eisenhower Smilow Heart Center Launches Valve... - 03/01/2007 - Eisenhower Smilow Heart Center has launched its collaborative Valve Repair Program, ensuring that Coachella Valley residents do not have to leave the Valley for... more
  • Winter 2006
    New Treatments, Better Results - 11/01/2006 - In July of this year, two more medications for the treatment of Parkinson’s disease (PD) became available. Rasagiline, known by the trade name Azilect®, and a new... more
  • Jul-Aug 2006
    Arthritis Update - 07/01/2006 - The Centers for Disease Control estimate that one in three American adults is affected with arthritis or some other joint disorder.More than 43 million Americans have... more
  • May-Jun 2006
    Alphabet Soup - 05/01/2006 - Okay, so you’ve taken the first step and decided to start that exercise program you’ve managed to put off forever. You’ve even decided to find a personal trainer — that... more
  • Mar-Apr 2006
    Eisenhower Cardiovascular Surgeon At Atrial... - 03/01/2006 - Eisenhower Cardiovascular Surgeon S. N. Mitruka, MD, was one of a select group invited to participate in the Atrial Fibrillation Leaders’ Summit in Minneapolis,... more
  • Mar-Apr 2005
    Reversing the Syndrome - 03/01/2005 - To increase fiber, try a warm bowl of Hearty Lentil Soup with crusty whole grain bread and a salad of mixed greens. What is metabolic syndrome? ... more
  • Jan-Feb 2006
    Mark Benson, DO - The Family Man - 01/01/2006 - Perhaps it’s the fact that he’s a family man that makes Mark Benson, DO, such a remarkable family practitioner. The father of two sons — Alan, 20, currently a student at... more
  • Nov-Dec 2005
    Getting to Know the Novacks - 11/01/2005 - 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
  • Sep-Oct 2005
    Desert Diabetes Alert Program - 09/01/2005 - Type 2 diabetes can be prevented. The Diabetes Prevention Program – a major, 27-center clinical trial, sponsored by the National Institutes of Health – studied more than... more
  • Jul-Aug 2005
    Contributors Jul - Aug 2005 - 07/01/2005 - Paula Peck, RD Paula Peck is a Registered Dietitian and Clinical Nutrition Manager at Eisenhower Medical Center. She received her BS degree in Dietetics from Winthrop... 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
    Sudden Cardiac Death - 01/01/2005 - Each year, about 340,000 people die of coronary artery disease without being hospitalized or admitted to an emergency department. Most of these are sudden deaths caused... 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