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  • Scripps in the News

    Experts, Patients Say Therapy Pets Have Healing Effect

    Being around a dog can make people feel better. But therapy dogs that visit people in the hospital are not just helping patients feel better, they are helping patients get better. 10News recently visited with a Scripps cardiac patient to learn more about the positive effects that one special therapy ...

  • Scripps in the News

    New York Times Features Scripps Proton Therapy Center in Sunday Review

    Advanced cancer care technology at the Scripps Proton Therapy Center was featured in a photo essay in the New York Times on Dec. 1, 2013. Renowned arts photographer Kim Steele captured a section of the beam transport system and one of the gantries at the new Scripps facility, which is expected to ...

  • Feature

    Honor Loren Nancarrow’s Memory and Support a Healing Garden for Cancer Patients

    Loren Nancarrow passed away peacefully on Saturday, Dec. 28, surrounded by his family. The 60 year old longtime San Diego broadcast journalist was diagnosed with brain cancer in February 2013. At that time, his thoughts – as always — immediately focused, not on himself, but on other people. He ...

    • Tuesday, November 26th, 2013
  • News Releases

    Scripps Leaders Named to National List for Excellence

    Scripps Health President and CEO Chris Van Gorder and Corporate Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Richard Rothberger have been named among “300 Hospital and Health System Leaders to Know,” a national list compiled by Becker’s Hospital Review magazine. “Leaders on this list have ...

    • Tuesday, November 26th, 2013
  • Scripps in the News

    Scripps Green Hospital Listed Among 50 Top U.S. Hospitals for Heart Care

    Truven Health Analytics released its annual study identifying the top U.S. hospitals for inpatient cardiovascular services. The study, now in its fifteenth year, singled out 50 hospitals that achieved superior clinical outcomes. Scripps Green Hospital was ranked among the top 15 “Teaching ...

  • Health and Wellness

    How Does Peer Pressure Affect a Teen's Social Development?

    It’s inevitable. As your children grow up, they will want to spend less time with you and more time with their friends. But how will these relationships affect their development? And will their friends share your family’s values? Peer pressure is a complicated area. On one hand, it can help your ...

  • News Releases

    Hospice of the North Coast and Scripps Health Enter Exclusive Discussions

    Hospice of the North Coast (HNC) and Scripps Health today jointly announced that they have entered into an exclusive agreement to discuss an affiliation between HNC and Scripps. HNC is a private, nonprofit hospice provider serving coastal North County. Providing care together “Hospice of the North ...

    • Thursday, November 21st, 2013
  • Scripps in the News

    Scripps Cancer Survivor Helps Patients Stay Organized

    Scripps breast cancer survivor Robin Rady created a customized medical records binder to keep herself organized while going through treatments two years ago. Now cancer free, Rady is giving back by producing and donating hundreds of these binders to help current Scripps cancer patients reduce some ...

  • Scripps in the News

    Scripps Cardiologist Discusses New Statin Guidelines on CNN

    Scripps Clinic cardiologist Eric Topol, MD, joined Dr. Sanjay Gupta on CNN’s “Piers Morgan Live” program to discuss new guidelines for determining whether a person should take a statin drug to lower cholesterol and reduce the risk of heart attack or stroke. “There has been a ...

    • Wednesday, November 20th, 2013
  • Scripps in the News

    Scripps CEO Reveals His Favorite Apps

    When Scripps Health President and CEO Chris Van Gorder turns on his smartphone, he’s likely to open a wide range of apps that help him navigate his varied daily roles. He discussed his favorite apps during a recent interview with Press Ganey blogger Diana Mahoney. Some of his top go-to ...

    • Wednesday, November 20th, 2013