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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
    The Cutting Edge - 03/04/2015 - About one man in seven will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in his lifetime, making it the most common cancer in American men, after skin cancer. The average age at... more
  • Fall 2014
    Catalan - 11/01/2014 - The absolute fresh quality of everything served at Catalan is reason enough to try this relatively new restaurant. Opened in March 2012, Catalan serves... more
  • Spring 2014
    Exercise For Cancer Patients and Survivors - 03/06/2014 - Physical exercise has been shown to be an important part of the recipe for preventing cancer, along with making healthy choices such as quitting smoking, maintaining a... more
  • Winter 2014
    The Eisenhower Center for Family Medicine - 01/01/2014 - If you would like the convenience of having one physician who can care for every member of your family, the Eisenhower Center for Family Medicine is just what the doctor... more
  • Fall 2013
    5 THINGS - 11/01/2013 - 1 . Get a Massage - Treat your body to a relaxing or therapeutic massage. Invite your spouse or a friend to join you at the spa. 2 . Read a New Author - Peruse The... more
  • Spring 2013
    The Memory Assessment Center - 03/01/2013 - Since 2007, residents of the Coachella Valley who are struggling with memory changes — and the people who love them —have been offered close-to-home access to the Memory... 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
    ETHIOPIA - 11/01/2012 - Family physicians Maureen Strohm, MD and Noemi “Mimi” Doohan, MD recently returned from volunteer medical mission trips to southern Ethiopia. Unlike missions that only... more
  • Spring 2012
    Honey - 03/01/2012 - The next time you find yourself dodging a bee, reflect upon the miracle of what this tiny creature produces. Once considered food for the gods, reserved for royalty and... more
  • Winter 2012
    Hemp Seed - A Super Food - 01/01/2012 - Mention the word hemp and most people will stare blankly, conjure up images of thick rope or wonder if they should turn you in to the police. Although the hemp plant is... more
  • Fall 2011
    Diagnosing and Treating Heart Disease in Women - 11/01/2011 - The statistics are staggering. Each year, approximately 435,000 women in the United States have heart attacks. Eight million women are currently living with heart... more
  • Spring 2011
    Doing Great Today...After Years of Pain - 03/01/2011 - My quality of life was pretty nonexistent,” recalls Vincent Stabile, 54, of Bermuda Dunes, referring to the excruciating back pain he endured as the result of... more
  • Winter 2011
    Shambala Safari - 12/01/2010 - If you have ever wondered what a safari might be like, you don’t have to journey to Africa to find out. For one special weekend each month, The Shambala Preserve in... more
  • Fall 2010
    Holiday Voices - 09/01/2010 - 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
  • Winter 2010
    Eisenhower Ranks #1 - 12/01/2009 - HealthGrades®, the nation’s leading independent health care ratings organization, has ranked Eisenhower Medical Center as the number one hospital in California for Joint... more
  • Summer 2010
    New CT Scanner at Eisenhower Smilow Heart Center - 06/01/2010 - The Eisenhower Smilow Heart Center is a Center of Excellence providing a full range of advanced cardiac care services.Always renowned for its cutting-edge, advanced... more
  • Spring 2010
    Alcohol Awareness Hour Speaker Series - 03/01/2010 - This special presentation showcases the astonishing story of the genesis of Alcoholics Anonymous — the magnum opus of Bill Wilson and Dr. Bob Smith that has saved... more
  • Summer 2009
    The Coolest Workout - 07/01/2009 - If you are finding your regular exercise routine a bit too hard on the joints and need a cool alternative for the summer months, consider a dip in the pool. Pool... more
  • Fall 2009
    Program For Young Men At Betty Ford Center - 09/01/2009 - The Young Adult Track (YAT) at the Betty Ford Center at Eisenhower is a specialized treatment program for young men, ages 18 to 25. According to Lead Counselor Patrick... 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
    The Organic Top 12 - 03/01/2009 - What used to be a confusing little nook of items in the local supermarket’s produce section is steadily becoming a plethora of colorful and enticing eats that consumers... more
  • Spring 2008
    Fish: Food for Optimal Health - 03/01/2008 - My mother used to call fish “brain food.” Today we know that this is true. Studies have shown that eating fish provides life-long benefits and is especially important... more
  • Summer 2008
    The Joy of Music - 10/31/2008 - It has become increasingly evident that the best course of therapy for many illnesses is to incorporate many different methods of treatment. With Parkinson’s disease,... more
  • Fall 2008
    Growing Health Care Careers - 09/01/2008 - Eisenhower Medical Center is best known for its medical services and for its excellence in patient care, but Eisenhower also supports a number of community programs. Two... more
  • Winter 2007
  • Fall 2007
    Board Chairman Goldstein To Be Honored - 09/01/2007 - The Alzheimer’s Association®, California Southland Chapter, Coachella Valley Regional Office will honor Harry M. Goldstein, Eisenhower Medical Center Board of Directors... more
  • Summer 2007
    Alternative Options for Health: Mindfulness-Based... - 06/01/2007 - Certified Physician Assistant Beth Mulligan has been practicing Western medicine for 25 years. While training at Duke University, she developed a personal... more
  • Spring 2007
    Alternative Options for Health: Tai Chi - 03/01/2007 - For a great, low-impact exercise, consider Tai Chi. Practiced since the 12th century, this ancient Chinese martial art promotes the balanced flow of life energy or... more
  • Winter 2006
    Hot Shots - 11/01/2006 - Flu season is here and it’s time to protect ourselves against this unwelcome annual visitor. For most of us, the fever, sore throat and muscle aches associated with the... 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
    Eisenhower’s Power Plant Recognized for Innovation - 05/01/2006 - Eisenhower Medical Center and LSW Engineers California, Inc. have recently been recognized with a Merit Award from Consulting Engineers and Land Surveyors of ... more
  • Mar-Apr 2006
    National Go Red for Women Day - 03/01/2006 - On Friday, February 3, Eisenhower Medical Center was awash in a sea of red, commemorating NATIONAL GO RED FOR WOMEN DAY, a day of national awareness for the growing... more
  • Mar-Apr 2005
    President’s Message Mar-Apr 2005 - 03/01/2005 - What a surprise to a fit, active, 49-year-old man when he suffers a heart attack. David Chook, the subject of our fascinating cover story, is a health care professional... 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
    Leading the Way – Comprehensive Parkinson’s Care... - 11/01/2005 - In the world of the Parkinsonian, Eisenhower Medical Center’s Phillip and Carol Traub Parkinson’s Center is tranquility amidst a sometimestormy sea. In this two-part... 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
    HICAP – Navigating the Insurance Maze - 07/01/2005 - 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
  • May-Jun 2005
    Home with a Heart to Benefit Barbara Sinatra... - 05/01/2005 - In the spirit of barn raisings of yesteryear, a group of subcontractors organized by Family Development Group will build a home from foundation to completion in four... 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
    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
    Surviving a Heart Attack: Sharon Cotterman Tells... - 03/01/2004 - Sixty-one-year-old Sharon Cotterman of Kansas City woke up at 2:30 a.m. on the morning of November 15, 2000, feeling nauseated and hot. She and her... 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