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Desert EventsManaging Pain Naturally

The final presentation in the 2018 Cambria Health by Design Speaker Series takes place Tuesday, April 3, at the Cambria Gallery on Cook Street from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. In light of the opioid epidemic, which has everyone in our Read more…

Desert EventsAlzheimers Coachella Valley Offers Innovative Program

Alzheimers Coachella Valley (ACV), the new community-based nonprofit organization now open at the Berger Foundation Center, launched a new innovative support group called “Traveling the Journey Together.” The first-of-its kind program includes both the person diagnosed with dementia and the care-partner. The eight-week series is facilitated by Edie Keller, Licensed Read more…

Desert EventsChanging Our Community and World

Nelson Mandela is often quoted as saying, “Education is the greatest weapon you can use to change the world.” There is a non-profit in the Coachella Valley that bases its purpose and existence upon this belief. Ten years ago, led by the vision of Jan Oliphant, the Cal State University Read more…

Desert EventsTrilogy’s 10th Annual Health and Wellness Fair

The 10th Annual Trilogy Health and Wellness Fair returns to Trilogy La Quinta on Saturday, March 24. The free event takes place from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and is open to the public. A variety of Coachella Valley health professionals will offer demonstrations, product samples and information.  You’ll meet Read more…

Desert EventsCome Celebrate the 2018 Women Who Rule!

The Women Leaders Forum of the Coachella Valley (WLF) is proud to announce the honorees for its 6th Annual “Women Who Rule” Awards Luncheon and Scholarship Fundraiser presented by Desert Regional Medical Center. On Friday, January 26, at Agua Caliente Resort Spa in Rancho Mirage, four deserving women will be Read more…

Desert EventsCambria Speakers Series Open to All

For a complete list of season events, visit Sponsored Events! The Cambria Health by Design Speaker Series launched in November with integrative doctor Joe Scherger, MD, speaking on how to reverse – and end – Alzheimer’s. Scherger spoke to a full house, all of whom took home life-changing information on Read more…

Desert EventsThe Walk to End Alzheimer’s

It’s hard to beat the beauty of the Coachella Valley in the spring, with glorious flowers of all colors painting our desert landscape and infusing our home with life and beauty.  On Saturday, April 7, our valley will be filled with a different kind of flower as the Walk to Read more…

Desert EventsBringing Desert Health® to Life!

One of our favorite things to do is to bring Desert Heath® to life through our community health fairs. This is your opportunity to meet many of the doctors, health care practitioners, businesses and products you read about in our publication. Beautiful venues, prize giveaways, and other festivities add to Read more…

Desert Events23rd Annual Jim Cook Day of Hope for Diabetes

On Saturday, March 3, the Jim Cook Day of Hope for Diabetes® returns for a day of information and education that is open to all – and free. Sponsored by the Desert Diabetes Club, the event includes a product fair showcasing the latest technology and treatments for persons with diabetes, Read more…

Desert EventsFebruary is Heart Month

February has long been recognized as American Heart Month. Many things have changed since the initial proclamation in 1963. Unfortunately, one thing that has not is that heart disease is still the leading cause of death of Americans. Major inroads have been made during this time, with an emphasis on Read more…

Desert EventsWhat’s New at the Woman’s Show?

More activities, more food, more wine, more entertainment and even more fun are scheduled for the 11th annual Desert Woman’s Show presented by Desert Vein and Vascular Institute on January 13 and 14 at Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa in Rancho Mirage. Attended by thousands of guests each year, the Read more…

Desert EventsHonoring Cancer Heroes

Earlier this year, Gilda’s Club Desert Cities became CancerPartners, the new name chosen to clearly identify the non-profit’s mission of serving all those impacted by cancer. On November 4, CancerPartners will hold its first major fundraiser, the Passions Ball, to inaugurate two annual awards to recognize local cancer heroes. The Read more…

Desert EventsCome See the Latest and Greatest!

Produc-Con, an interactive showcase of new and unique products and services, is coming to the Coachella Valley November 11-12 at the spectacular new Venus de Fido Spa and Fitness Center in Palm Desert. The event will commence with a preview on Saturday from 5 pm to 9 pm and will Read more…

Desert EventsTime to Paint the Town!

It’s time to gather a team of family, friends, and furry companions, go pink, and help raise funds for those in need of breast cancer screening, diagnosis and treatment. Join the Desert Cancer Foundation’s 11th Annual Paint El Paseo Pink Charitable Walk Saturday, October 14. This impactful event brings the Read more…

Desert EventsUnited Way of the Desert’s Passport to Wellness

This fall, United Way of the Desert has your passport to wellness! The 3-tier health program helps you with your fitness goals and includes the Nine Weekly Walks, the Workplace Wellness Challenge, and the 32nd Annual Palm Springs Aerial Tram Road Challenge 6K Run/Walk. Let’s call it one big challenge, Read more…

Desert EventsCelebrate Your Heart

September is Yoga Awareness Month and a great time to let people know that yoga, as part of an overall healthy lifestyle, can help lower blood pressure, improve heart rate, and boost circulation and muscle tone. It can also improve your overall well-being while offering strength-building benefits. Yoga is also Read more…

Desert EventsFirst Annual Wellness Awards Nominee Reception

The First Annual Wellness Awards Nominee Reception was held at the Eisenhower Wellness Institute and brought together top doctors, yogis, fitness and health practitioners, non-profits, chefs, educators and more for an evening of networking and celebrating achievements. Healthy offerings were provided by Salads in a Jar with libations from Bonterra Read more…

Desert EventsTrilogy’s 9th Annual Health and Wellness Fair

Desert Health® is proud to support the 9th Annual Trilogy Health and Wellness Fair at Trilogy Resort in La Quinta on Saturday, March 25. This free event takes place from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and is open to the public. A variety of Coachella Valley health professionals will offer Read more…

Desert EventsFighting Alzheimer’s Every Step of the Way

“Alzheimer’s is relentless, and so are we,” said Anne Gimbel, Alzheimer’s Association Coachella Valley Regional Director. “The disease is growing at an alarming rate and affects not only those diagnosed, but countless spouses, children, parents, family members and friends. New research from the state of California indicates that one person Read more…

Desert EventsDesert Woman’s Show Celebrates 10 Years!

The Desert Woman’s Show is celebrating its 10th fabulous anniversary on January 14 & 15 at Agua Caliente Casino, Resort & Spa and promises to be bigger and better than ever. Expected to draw more than 2,500 attendees, the expo will shine the spotlight on women’s issues offering stimulating seminars Read more…