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Irvine doctor Amir Yazdan found 11-year-old Tyler Winge (above) unconscious when he began to administer CPR. (courtesy Marjie Britz)

‘A Miracle': OC Doctor Revives Boy, 11

It was New Year’s Eve, and Irvine doctor Amir Yazdan had just bought a new Porsche back east.

01/09/2013

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Doctor Sentenced To Year In Prison For $11M Medicare Fraud

A Southern California doctor has been sentenced to prison for an $11 million Medicare scheme that paid kickbacks to patients recruited on Skid Row.

12/19/2012

Doctor Pleads Guilty To Defrauding Medicare Out Of $11M

A Southern California doctor has pleaded guilty to conspiring to bilk Medicare out of more than $11 million by exaggerating patients’ symptoms to obtain wheelchairs and other medical equipment.

11/26/2012

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Rialto ER Doctor Trades In Scalpels For Guns As SWAT Volunteer

An emergency room physician trades scalpels and syringes for guns and gear as a member of the SWAT team in San Bernardino County.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/12/2012

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Octomom Checks Into Rehab Citing Anxiety, Stress

Nadya Suleman has checked herself into a rehabilitation center, citing anxiety, exhaustion and stress.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/30/2012

Hsiu-Ying "Lisa" Tseng, shown here in an earlier court appearance, has been charged with second-degree murder in the deaths of three men in their 20s. (credit: CBS)

Rowland Heights Doctor Accused Of Murder Pleads Not Guilty

A Rowland Heights doctor accused in the prescription-drug-overdose deaths of three men pleaded not guilty on Friday.

09/28/2012

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Jury Finds Doctor Guilty Of $1M Medicare Scam

Federal prosecutors say a Los Angeles doctor has been convicted for health care fraud after submitting about $1 million in bills for tests that were never performed on patients.

09/12/2012

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Doctor Weighs In On Importance Of A Well-Balanced Breakfast

Dr. Wendy Bazilian appeared on KCAL9 News on Sunday morning to discuss the importance of a well-balanced breakfast ahead of the upcoming school year.

08/19/2012

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Glendora Doctor’s Offices Raided In Rx Probe

Police and federal agents raided the offices Thursday of a Los Angeles-area doctor suspected of illegally prescribing prescriptions.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/12/2012

Hsiu-Ying "Lisa" Tseng  (credit: CBS)

Rowland Heights Doctor Ordered To Stand Trial On Murder Charges

Hsiu-Ying “Lisa” Tseng was ordered Tuesday to stand trial on murder and other charges after asking a judge to dismiss all charges against her.

06/26/2012

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Hearing Delayed For SoCal Doctor Accused In Prescription Drug Overdose Deaths

Prosecutors will begin presenting evidence next week in the case against a Southern California doctor accused of second-degree murder in the prescription drug overdose deaths of three patients.

06/01/2012

Hsiu-Ying “Lisa” Tseng, 42, was arrested in March by state Medical Board investigators. (credit: LA Times)

Rowland Heights Doctor Charged With Murder After Patients Overdose On Prescription Drugs

A Rowland Heights doctor has been charged with second-degree murder after three of her patients died from prescription drug overdoses.

03/01/2012

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Study Finds Aspirin Therapy Not For Everyone

Many adults take one aspirin a day to prevent heart attacks or stroke. But a new study has found that only people at high or moderate risk for those diseases should be taking aspirin.

01/09/2012

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Irvine Doctor Accused Of Over-Prescribing Loses License

A physician, who practices out of Irvine, has lost his medical license as a result of drugs he prescribed prior to a patient’s death.

01/08/2012

Arturo Vargas (courtesy Kaiser Permanente)

Female Patient Accuses Montebello Doctor Of Molestation

Dr. Arturo Vargas is accused of molesting a female patient during a medical appointment.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/05/2012

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