Desert Guides

Palm Springs Life's Desert Guides

Every year, Palm Springs Life creates special publications that focus on subjects of particular interest to both our visitors and full time residents. Currently, the following titles are available:

Art+Culture covers the latest trends in the Coachella Valley visual and performing art scenes.

Dine Out covers the desert's best culinary hot spots.

The Vitality covers the latest advances in treatments, plus gives you a comprehensive listing of the area's physicians.

Vision 2012/2013 reports on the Coachella Valley's core tourism and agriculture economies, as well as emerging markets in clean energy and technology, healthcare and life sciences, creative arts and design, and supply-chain management and logistics. This publication also covers real estate, retail, and philanthropy, as well as perspectives from Riverside County and each Coachella Valley municipality.

Palm Springs Life Vitality 2012-13

Palm Springs Life Vitality 2012-13

4 — Editor’s Letter

7 — On the Forefront
Questions for the ER, fitness assessments, wellness bracelets, health company startups, and cold-temperature therapies.
By Janice Kleinschmidt

10 — Weighty Issues
Local school districts combat childhood obesity with educational, nutritional, and fitness programs.
By Linda Mears Hardie

14 — Step Away From the Desk
When employees make time for play, everyone benefits.
By Janice Kleinschmidt

18 — Peril on the Plate
Food allergies can turn every morsel into a minefield — precautions save lives.
By Joan Page McKenna

24 — Healthy Indulgence
Local chefs satisfy your craving for foods with a bad reputation — without making you feel guilty.
By Matthew Link and Janice Kleinschmidt.
Photography by Chris Miller/Imagine Imagery

30 — Dangerous Cures Ahead
Beware the reactions, interactions, and side effects of prescription and over-the-counter drugs.
By Janice Kleinschmidt

34 — Give It a Rest
Your body needs downtime to keep you from the physical manifestations of exhaustion.
By Ann Greer

93 — Medical Directory


40 — Desert Regional Medical Center

46 — Scott M. Aaronson, M.D., F.A.C.S.

48 — About Face @ Vein Specialist Institute/ Kenneth H. Jesser, M.D.

50 — Bobby Bhasker-Rao, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.A.S.M.B.S.

52 — BioFit Medical Group

54 — Desert Spine & Neurosurgical Institute

56 — Hernandez Dental/Frank A. Hernandez, D.D.S., F.I.B.O.

58 — Ellie Kheirkhahi-Love, D.D.S., M.S.

60 — The Morrow Institute

62 — Dr. Wendy Roberts, M.D., F.A.A.D.

64 — SACKS Wellness Center

66 — Mark V. Sofonio, M.D., F.A.C.S.

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