FOWH RECENT NEWS EVENTS
August 2013 - FOWH now has the preservative-free flu vaccine in stock. It is recommended for all pregnant women to have this vaccine, which is safe at any stage of pregnancy.
July 2013 - Dr. Park's Bio-identical Hormone Therapy using pellets is featured in Pasadena Magazine.
July 2013 - Fair Oaks Women's Health announces that we are adding a 4th ob/gyn doctor to our practice. Please click here to learn more about Dr. Michael Mitri.
October, 2012: Marina's Oasis wins 2 award categories in the Pasadena Weekly Best of Pasadena Contest. They were voted Best MediSpa and Best DaySpa Massage.
June 18, 2012: Our construction project is half way complete. We are all very excited as we get closer to adding our new wing. We are going to use one exam room as a second waiting room to help reduce the congestion when our main waiting room gets busy.
May 9, 2012: Fair Oaks Women's Health had its construction kick-off meeting today. A 1,000 square foot addition to our suite is underway, with an estimated completion date of August 1, 2012. We apologize for any inconvenience. During this project, 2 of our exam rooms will be unavailable as well. They are being combined into a large procedure room to allow us to safely perform more procedures in the office instead of the operating room.
Dr Della Fong, formerly in Arcadia, joins FOWH! - (12/2011)
Dr. Jick guest on TV Show - Live Big with Ali Vincent - (12/2011)
Dr. Jick was featured on a segment of the TV Show "Live Big with Ali Vincent." Dr. Jick gave his first (and only!)
pre-pregnancy consultation to a patient while she was walking on a treadmill and being filmed for this episode.
The episode aired on Channel 7 KABC and also on the Live Well Network.
Dr. Jennifer Park spoke about Hormones - (6/2011)
On June 25, 2011 Huntington Hospital presented "A Day of Good Health and Beauty." This free program included a complimentary luncheon. Over 50 Guests learned about menopausal hormone relief from Dr. Park as well as new treatments and prevention methods for severe headaches, and new ways to prevent and treat skin cancer from the other physician speakers.
Dr. Jennifer Park appeared on the Dr. Drew Show - (5/6/11)
On May 6, on the Dr. Drew Show on CNN's HLN (Headline News) channel, viewers across the nation heard our own
Dr. Jennifer Park try to help a newlywed couple by sharing
her opinions and information about the benefits of the use
of bio-identical hormones, such as testosterone, as a
treatment for decreased libido.
Fair Oaks Women's Health Supports Elizabeth House - (6/2010)
Elizabeth House is a shelter for homeless pregnant women and their children dedicated to changing lives one family at a time. Located in Pasadena, California, Elizabeth House provides a safe home, support and hope for women who find themselves pregnant and in a time of crisis.
Between March and June, 2010, our office had a clothing and baby goods collection box in the waiting room. This effort was led by our own Dr. Jennifer Park. Here is a photograph of Dr. Park and Dr. Jick with the Executive Director of Elizabeth House, Debbie Unruh, handing over the incredible amount of merchandise that we collected, all of which will benefit underprivileged pregnant women and their young children. (click here for pdf article)
Dr. Jick on local news discussing H1N1 vaccine
Dr. Jennifer Park has article published in Pasadena Weekly - (10/2009)
October 29, 2009 - PASADENA, CA
Many Prenatal Vitamins Lack Iodine
February 5, 2009 -- LOS ANGELES -60 Vitamins were tested, too little iodine increases developmental risks (pdf)
Prenatal cell phone exposure tied to behavior
July 29, 2008 -- NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Children whose mothers used cell phones frequently during pregnancy and who are themselves cell phone users are more likely to have behavior problems, new research shows. Rest of article (pdf)...
Stem cells apparently cure boy's fatal disease
June 7, 2008. The treatment uses umbilical and marrow cells to help develop normal skin. Doctors say it may move his genetic disorder, recessive epidermolysis bullosa, off the incurable list for other patients. Rest of article (pdf)...
Rare Ovarian Pregnancy!
May 30, 2008. An Australian doctor on Friday hailed as a "miracle" a baby girl who survived a full-term pregnancy outside the womb. Durga Thangarajah was delivered by caesarean section at Darwin Private Hospital on Thursday, after spending almost nine months growing inside her mother's right ovary -- stretching the organ's tissue as thin as paper. Rest of article (pdf)...