• Healthy Living Winter 2016

  • Features
  • Eisenhower Launches New Lipid Clinic

    When it comes to reducing our risk for heart disease and stroke, we’ve come a long way. In fact, the prevalence of coronary heart disease in the U.S. has dropped by 50 percent in the last 40 years. This trend is due in large part to advances in... read more...
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation - Providing Long Term Success

    When Eric Barr had open heart surgery to replace his aortic valve and remove an aortic aneurysm, it was as if he had been introduced to his 85-year-old self. The problem was, he was only in his early 60s. “It was really important for me to get back... read more...
  • The Incredible Transformation of Aortic Valve Replacement

    Each year, more than 600,000 people in the United States die of heart disease. It is the leading cause of death in both men and women. One type of heart disease, aortic valve stenosis, is the most common valvular heart disease. Calcific aortic valve... read more...
  • Evening of Caring... About Women and Cancer Presents

    Ladies’ Night Out - All About Breast Cancer Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center is honored to host Lillie Shockney, RN, BS, MAS, who will present, Finding Humor Where You Least Expect it — an Oncology Nurse’s Personal Journey with Breast Cancer.... read more...
  • 12th Community Heart Conference

    Presented by Eisenhower Smilow Heart Center with Eisenhower Desert Cardiology Center Saturday, January 30 from 8 a.m. to noon February is Heart Month. For Coachella Valley residents, the Community Heart Conference — presented by Eisenhower Smilow... read more...
  • Eisenhower Named a NICHE Exemplar Hospital

    Eisenhower Medical Center has achieved exemplar status for its Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders (NICHE) program, making it the first and only hospital in the Coachella Valley to receive NICHE designation. The designation highlights... read more...
  • A New Way To Mend Broken Hearts

    At 91, Lloyd “John” Schroeder had a bum knee that was interfering with his ability to play golf at his home course at The Vintage. As part of a careful preoperative workup for knee replacement surgery at Eisenhower Medical Center, the retired auto... read more...
  • Women and Heart Disease

    On Wednesday, January 27, renowned cardiologist C. Noel Bairey Merz, MD, FACC, FAHA, will be the guest speaker at the 10th Annual Leonore Annenberg Lecture. The 45-minute presentation with a question and answer period will be held at 3 p.m. in the... read more...