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  • Health and Wellness

    Caring for Yourself After the Loss of a Loved One

    Grief is a normal and natural response to death. It can affect our cognitive processes, tax our emotions, change our social lives and can even challenge our spiritual understanding. “Grief is inextricably tied to love” says Liane Fry, LMFT, bereavement specialist at Scripps Health. “Generally ...

    • Wednesday, April 9th, 2014
  • Health and Wellness

    Tips to Avoid Catching a Bug at the Doctor’s Office

    We go to the doctor to get well or make sure we stay healthy, but doctor’s offices and waiting rooms are frequently filled with sick people. Even if you are one of them, you don’t have to go home with a new contagious bug along with the ache or illness that spurred your visit. By taking ...

    • Wednesday, April 9th, 2014
  • News Releases

    Scripps Encinitas Marks 50th Anniversary Serving North County

    Fifty years ago today, the doors opened to Encinitas’ first hospital. And what began as a small facility providing long-term convalescent care has grown into a busy, full-service medical facility that cares for more than 80,000 patients a year. And as it celebrates its heritage, Scripps Memorial ...

  • Scripps in the News

    UT San Diego Covers Scripps Encinitas' 50th Anniversary

    The UT San Diego covered the 50th anniversary of Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas, including insights from the hospital’s original and current physicians. Vist the UT San Diego to read Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas Turns 50 Today.

  • Scripps in the News

    Scripps Helps Patients Sort Through Digestive Disorders

    In Scripps Health’s latest “Savvy Patient” article in the UT San Diego, Wilfredo Abesamis, M.D., explores common digestive disorders and potential treatments. Visit UT San Diego to read Relief from Digestive Disorders are in Reach.

  • Scripps in the News

    KPBS Features Scripps Study and Teen Participant

    KPBS recently featured stories about IDIOM Study participant Lilly Grossman on its TV and radio news programs. Lilly, 17, had her full genome sequenced as part of the study run by Scripps Translational Science Institute researchers, who are mapping DNA in the hopes of shedding light on idiopathic ...

    • Tuesday, April 8th, 2014
  • Scripps in the News

    Fitch Affirms 'AA-' Debt Rating for Scripps

    The credit ratings agency Fitch Ratings has affirmed its “AA-” rating of Scripps Health, citing the health system’s “strong” financial performance and “excellent” management practices. “Fitch believes Scripps Health’s history of consistently ...

    • Tuesday, April 8th, 2014
  • Scripps in the News

    Scripps Memorial La Jolla — '100 Great Hospitals in America'

    Becker’s Hospital Review named Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla one of the “100 Great Hospitals in America,” in its 2014 compilation of some of the most prominent, forward-thinking and focused health care facilities in the nation. Gary G. Fybel, chief executive of Scripps La Jolla, appeared as an ...

  • News Releases

    Scripps La Jolla Included in ‘100 Great Hospitals in America’

    Becker’s Hospital Review has named Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla one of the “100 Great Hospitals in America,” in its 2014 compilation of some of the most prominent, forward-thinking and focused health care facilities in the nation. According to the health care industry trade publication, the ...

  • News Releases

    Keb’ Mo’ to Headline Scripps Concert for Cancer May 19

    Show at Humphreys Concerts by the Bay to celebrate cancer survivorship Three-time Grammy Award-winning blues artist Keb’ Mo’ will headline Scripps Concert for Cancer on Monday, May 19 at 7 p.m. at Humphreys Concerts by the Bay. Presented by Scripps Health, the fourth annual concert will ...

    • Tuesday, April 1st, 2014