HEALTH
Kaiser Pasadena Study Reports Certain Ethnic Groups Have a Greater Chance of High Blood Pressure

A new study by Kaiser Permanente in Pasadena shows people who are African-American, American Indian or native Alaskan, Asian, or native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islanders have a significantly greater chance of developing hypertension than people who are white or Hispanic who are in the…

Three Dental Myths Debunked

Your mouth can speak volumes about your overall health. With this in mind, here are five common dental myths. 1. Sugar is…

Bio Identical Hormones: Like Fountains of Youth?

Studies show that after the age of 30, most people produce 3% to 10% less hormones each year. This can cause a variety of symptoms…

Kaiser Permanente Physicians Tackle Overprescription of Antibiotics

Physicians with Kaiser Permanente in Pasadena have reduced the odds of prescribing an antibiotic for sinusitis by 22 percent, using computer alerts…

Pasadena Doctors Say Aggressive Flu Has Yet to Hit Peak

Doctors at Healthcare Partners Urgent Care Center in Pasadena have warned that the currently circulating flu is a strain that’s aggressive and very contagious, and…

You Have a Choice. Endure or Enjoy.

People are living longer than ever before whether they want to or not. The “Great Generation” post World War 2 babies, are…

Senior’s are Super Special at Health Advantage

People are living longer than ever before. The fastest growing population in the US is centenarians (100 years old) and that means a lot of…

F45 Opens in Pasadena at the End of this Month – Delivers Unique, High Intensity Training

Brand-new training studio F45 (Short for Functional 45 Minutes) opens in Pasadena with its unique 45-minute fast and furious high intensity training…

Score A Winning Smile

Going to the dentist is not the most pleasant experience for most of us, but Dr. Karineh Assatourian and her staff at Premier Dental Clinic…

Shriners Hospitals for Children – Los Angeles Closes and Opens a New Medical Center in Pasadena

After 65 years of giving children and families the specialized medical care they need, Shriners Hospitals for Children – Los Angeles has closed and has opened a new state-of-the-art medical center located in Pasadena. Shriner for Children Medical Center is one of the first facilities in the Shriners Hospitals for Children network to be created specifically to meet the rigorous demands of the rapidly-changing health care system. On October 19 Administrator Lou Lazatin, Nurses, Surgeons and U.S. Congresswoman Judy Chu participated in the ribbon cutting ceremony of the Center’s Ambulatory Surgical Center right before the first surgery case at the…

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