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Warning Signs and Symptoms of a Stroke

15 Jul, 2019

Even though you might not exhibit any dramatic symptoms while you’re having a stroke, this type of cardiovascular condition can cause serious, long-term damage to your health and well-being. Learn the top 10 signs of strokes, how to administer a stroke test, and what you should do if you think you or a loved one has suffered a stroke.

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Dr. Momjian Explains ‘Healthy’ Felicite Tomlinson’s Heart Attack On NBC’s Extra

18 Mar, 2019

Dr. Momjian visited the set of NBC’s ‘Extra’ recently to discuss potential causes of the tragic heart attack suffered by 18-year-old Felicite Tomlinson.

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With Tax Penalty Ending, Covered California Sees Enrollment Drop

01 Mar, 2019

Now that the tax penalty for not carrying health insurance has been removed, Covered California is seeing a sharp decline in the number of people enrolled in a plan.

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Why The Cash Pay Model Is Better Than Insurance

30 Jan, 2019

There’s no doubt about it: the way Americans think about paying for healthcare is rapidly changing. More and more, a cash-based model is making way more sense than the old, broken insurance system.

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Is Inactivity A Pandemic? The World Health Organization Says Yes

11 Sep, 2018

Sedentary lifestyles are becoming more and more commonplace across the globe, leading the World Health Organization (WHO) to label the problem an official “pandemic” crisis.

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Urgent 9 Celebrates Our 10 Year Anniversary!

06 Sep, 2018

Urgent 9 is turning 10! We love caring for the Glendale community, and we’re reflecting on what being your first choice for urgent care has meant to us.

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Extreme Carb Diets Might Be Shortening Your Lifespan

29 Aug, 2018

It seems like some fad diets these days are saying that you should eat almost no carbs… or that you should eat almost all carbs. As it turns out, science suggests both approaches are dangerous.

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Can Doctors Enter The Discussion About Cost Of Care?

20 Aug, 2018

Dr. Momjian pens this special editorial discussing the role of physicians in determining cost of care policy and discussion throughout the country.

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3 Effective Strategies For Dealing With Headaches

10 Aug, 2018

Whether you only get one or two a year, or you’re massaging your temples weekly — headaches are a huge pain. Here’s how to keep them in check.

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Is Video Game Addiction Disorder Real?

27 Jun, 2018

The World Health Organization has officially recognized video gaming addiction as a classifiable disorder. However, not everyone agrees with their findings.

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