• Cover Story
  • Alleviating a Lifetime of Pain

    FIVE HUNDRED POUNDS was nothing for nationally qualified bodybuilder Chris Minnes. The producer and promoter of physique events — including FLEXPO: The Ferrigno Legacy Fitness Expo, which he presents in partnership with Lou Ferrigno of The... read more...
  • Weight Loss Before Joint Replacement Surgery

    IT CAN BE A CATCH-22. A patient discusses joint replacement with her orthopedic surgeon, explaining that she needs a knee replacement in order to exercise — her weight has ballooned, in large part, she says, because her knee pain prevents her... read more...
  • Features
  • FIBER

    The benefiits of fiber may be relegated to discussions among older adults, but the seriousness of getting enough fiber into one’s diet is a life-long challenge — and one that should get top billing. Many ailments and diseases associated... read more...
  • Eisenhower Health and UC San Diego Health Cancer Network Announce Affiliation

    AN EXCITING NEW AFFILIATION between Eisenhower Health and UC San Diego Health Cancer Network means that valley residents will have enhanced access to world-class cancer care, both at Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center and at UC San Diego Health. ... read more...
  • Mary Werksman Keeps on Giving

    In 2004, when Mary Werksman lost her husband, Harry, she didn’t know what to do with herself. Then, she started volunteering at Eisenhower Medical Center. As longtime Eisenhower donors, Harry and Mary Werksman loved giving back to their... read more...
  • The One That Didn't Get Away:

    This is a fish story of a different sort. First, the marlin that Indian Wells resident Buzz Colton caught really did weigh 486 pounds (486.6, to be exact) — making it the biggest fish caught during the 58th Annual Hawaiian International... read more...
  • The TrueBeam™ System Comes to Eisenhower

    THe ongoing generosity of local philanthropists to Eisenhower Medical Center has long translated into Eisenhower’s ability to offer health care excellence and cutting-edge technology to its patients. Two of the most recent of these charitable... read more...
  • Lunch & Lose Program

    EISENHOWER 365 GYNECOLOGIST Lisa Lindley, MD, FACOG, Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology, has been practicing on the campus of Eisenhower Medical Center since 2002. “When I opened my practice, I quickly learned that at least half of... read more...
  • Highlights
  • 23rd Annual Jim Cook Day of Hope for Diabetes

    ON SATURDAY, MARCH 3, the public is invited to attend the Jim Cook Day of Hope for Diabetes® — an annual free event, sponsored by the Desert Diabetes Club. The event, which includes a product fair showcasing the latest technology and... read more...
  • Eisenhower Medical Center among Nation’s Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospitals

    FOR THE THIRD CONSECUTIVE YEAR, Eisenhower Medical Center was named one of the nation’s 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by IBM Watson Health™. The annual study, conducted by Truven Health Analytics™, now part of IBM Watson Health,... read more...
  • Eisenhower Medical Center Receives “A” Score from Leapfrog Hospital Survey

    “PATIENT SAFETY is Eisenhower’s number one priority,” says Christine Johnstone MHA, MSN, RN, PHN, Vice President, Quality and Process Improvement, Eisenhower Health. “We are proud to, once again, have received an... read more...