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News from Eisenhower Medical Center

  • Spring 2015
    When Alzheimer’s Disease Takes Hold - 03/13/2015 - *Names have been changed to protect the patient’s privacyAunt Clai re* was 80 and living on California’s central coast when she lost her husband to Alzheimer’s disease... more
  • 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
    Saving a Life and Limb - 02/18/2015 - Utilizing a breakthrough treatment, Anibal Gauto, MD, Board Certified Surgeon specializing in wound care, saved the limbs and possibly the life of patient Fernando... more
  • Spring 2014
    Swing Dancing - 03/05/2014 - Dancing is one of the most satisfying forms of expression — a marriage of movement and music, both scripted and improvised. Young children introduced to music and rhythm... more
  • Winter 2014
    Getting to the Heart of the Matter - 01/01/2014 - In this issue of Healthy Living, the focus is on Eisenhower’s Cardiovascular Center of Excellence — a fitting topic to start the New Year as many of us make resolutions... more
  • Fall 2013
    Eisenhower Named Leader in Heath Care Equality - 09/01/2013 - Eisenhower Medical Center has been recognized as a Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality in the Healthcare Equality Index 2013, an annual survey conducted by the Human... more
  • Spring 2013
    Barbara Sinatra and Mary Hart- An Intimate... - 03/01/2013 - In April, the Junior League Sustainers of the Coachella Valley and the Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center at Eisenhower will partner to recognize National Child Abuse... more
  • Winter 2013
    Cardiology - 01/01/2013 - Heart disease is still the number one cause of death in the United States, causing nearly one million heart attacks and more than half a million deaths each year.... more
  • Fall 2012
    DOCTOR, DOCTOR - 11/01/2012 - Health care experts agree that patients should have an ongoing relationship with a primary care physician, usually an internist or family medicine doctor who can help... more
  • Spring 2012
    How To Support Your Loved Ones - 03/01/2012 - INDIVIDUALS who receive a cancer diagnosis will forever view themselves, and the world in which they live, in a different way. But the core of who they are — their... more
  • Winter 2012
    Minimal Surgery, Maximum Gain - 01/01/2012 - His own words exemplify the focus, determination and discipline that football great Tom Flores brought to his professional career. The first Hispanic quarterback in... more
  • Fall 2011
    Women's Critical Health Issues - 11/01/2011 - Ten years ago, Healthy Living magazine’s first Physicians Roundtable discussed hormone replacement therapy in post menopausal women. Healthy Living recently assembled a... more
  • Spring 2011
    Urgent Health - Urgent Care - 03/01/2011 - For the first time, Healthy Living magazine highlights the important work of the Eisenhower Urgent Care centers. Eisenhower Urgent Care centers are there to help you... more
  • Winter 2011
    Dance Yourself Fit - 12/01/2010 - If you are tired of the treadmill and looking for a way to spice up your workouts, consider dance as a way to improve health. According to one study presented by the... more
  • Fall 2010
    5 Things - 09/01/2010 - 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
  • Winter 2010
    Top 5% In The Nation - 12/01/2009 - In the summer, the Eisenhower Renker Wellness Center’s Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Programs, Tamkin Cardiac Wellness Program and Tamkin Pulmonary Wellness... 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
    Surindra Mitruka, MD - 03/01/2010 - In December 2009, Eisenhower Medical CenterCardiothoracic Surgeon Surindra Mitruka,MDtraveled to China to lecture and demonstratesurgical Maze procedures for atrial... 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
    Composting - 09/01/2009 - Food and lawn waste comprises more than 25 percent of all waste in landfills. Unfortunately, due to the densely packed nature of landfills — and the lack of oxygen — the... more
  • Nov-Dec 2002
    Eisenhower Designated Primary Stroke Center - 07/01/2009 - Eisenhower Medical Center has been designated a Certified Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission. Eisenhower is the first hospital in Riverside and San Bernardino... more
  • Winter 2009
    The Future is Now - 04/01/2009 - I t is extremely exciting to share with our Healthy Living audience Eisenhower Medical Center’s leap into the future with two new robots—the da Vinci® S HD™ System,... more
  • Spring 2009
    Eisenhower Unveils New Tennity Emergency... - 03/01/2009 - At a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday, January 22, 2009, Eisenhower Medical Center unveiled its newly expanded Tennity Emergency Department. Named for Eisenhower... more
  • Spring 2008
    A Magnificent Milestone - 03/01/2008 - At a time when most organizations are closing the books on the philanthropic year in late December 2007, Eisenhower Medical Center announced they had received an... more
  • Summer 2008
    The Wonder of Water - 06/01/2008 - Recent studies show that aerobic exercise minimizes pain, improves physical function and enhances the overall health of osteoarthritis patients. Certain aerobic... more
  • Fall 2008
    Leon A. Feldman, MD - 09/01/2008 - As a cardiologist who initially studied psychology, Leon A. Feldman, MD, has always had an interest in both the mind and the heart. Cardiology Section Chief at... 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
    Golf: Is Good For You - 09/01/2007 - It is no wonder people who love golf speak so highly of the game. One round of golf can help you reduce stress, improve sleep and build strength. Golf should... more
  • Summer 2007
    Your Guide To Good Health - 06/01/2007 - 5 THINGS you can do right now as part of your wellness routine 1. Hydrate Your Body. Water not only quenches your thirst, it also helps maintain healthy skin, relieve... 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
    Your Guide To Good Health: The Benefits Of... - 11/01/2006 - If there’s one thing we have in abundance here in the valley, it’s swimming pools. All shapes and sizes, pools exemplify an activity of utter relaxation, cool... more
  • Jul-Aug 2006
    Assemblyman Benoit Presents
    2006 Notable Nurse...
    - 07/01/2006 - Capping a weeklong celebration that honored National Nurses Week, Assemblyman John Benoit, 64th District, hosted a breakfast and presented the 2006 Notable... more
  • May-Jun 2006
    Developer Peter Solomon Donates Two Million... - 05/01/2006 - On Friday, March 17, Peter Solomon, President and Owner of Regency Homes, announced his two million dollar donation to Eisenhower Medical Center. The largest business... more
  • Mar-Apr 2006
    Eisenhower Honors a Precious Tradition —... - 03/01/2006 - National Volunteer Week is April 23 to 29, a time the nation has set aside to thank one of its most precious commodities — volunteers — and to call the... more
  • Mar-Apr 2005
    Exercise and Blood Sugar - 03/01/2005 - Even gardening can lower the level of blood sugar in the body. People who have diabetes are often encouraged to exercise. There are many benefits that... more
  • Jan-Feb 2006
    Navigating the Insurance Maze - 01/01/2006 - If you’ve been curious about HICAP, the Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program, wonder no more. Much more than just another acronym to remember, this... more
  • Nov-Dec 2005
    She’s Not in Kansas Anymore - 11/01/2005 - Midwesterner finds Cancer Reprieve at Eisenhower by J. Tracy Hermann | photo by Charlie Reese Her first thought was one of terror – “absolute terror.” ... more
  • Sep-Oct 2005
    Falling and Parkinson’s Disease - 09/01/2005 - Parkinson’s disease may cause a variety of symptoms, and one of the striking aspects of this disorder is that no two people are affected in the same way. This wide... more
  • Jul-Aug 2005
    Cholesterol: The Good, the Bad and the Tasty - 07/01/2005 - We have all heard of cholesterol and its negative effects on one’s well being, but do we really know how it affects us, both positively and negatively? Cholesterol is... more
  • May-Jun 2005
    $8.3 Million & Climbing! - 05/01/2005 - BIGHORN Golf Club celebrated Eisenhower Medical Center at a March 18 fundraising dinner with Event Chairs, Mary Hart and Burt Sugarman along with BIGHORN Chairman, R.D.... more
  • Sep-Oct 2004
    Eating Right to Prevent - 09/10/2004 - If you could reduce your risk of breast cancer or prostate cancer by adjusting your diet, would you do it? Of course, most of us would answer “yes,” yet we still don’t... more
  • Jan-Feb 2005
    The Arnold Palmer Prostate Center - 01/01/2005 - When the Arnold Palmer Prostate Center at Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center celebrates its grand opening in mid-January, men in the Coachella Valley and the entire... 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