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This summer, Scripps Health launched its High School Exploration Program which allowed 12 high school students to work for Scripps while exploring health care professions beyond medicine and nursing.
- Friday, August 15th, 2008
Scripps Health President and CEO Chris Van Gorder discusses Scripps’ involvement in a major emergency training event July 23. Scripps is partnering with U.S. Customs and Border Patrol, U.S. Marines, and local police and fire officials to cooperatively pr
- Thursday, July 17th, 2008
- Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
David Leopold, M.D., director of medical education at Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine, says skipping meals can be beneficial to reducing symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis and auto-immune diseases. Dr. Leopold says mini-fasts are particularly effect
- Tuesday, June 24th, 2008
For more than 80 years, Scripps has provided high quality health care for the people of San Diego. Each year, more than 400,000 patients trust us with their care. It is important for the public to understand that each of these incidents is self-reported by the hospitals involved. At Scripps, we ...
- Wednesday, May 21st, 2008
Meg Woodard, R.D., a cooking instructor and registered dietitian at Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine, says consuming both soluble and insoluble fibers are essential to maintaining health. Ms. Woodard says soluble fiber is like a sponge that helps s
- Tuesday, April 1st, 2008
Mimi Guarneri, M.D., cardiologist and medical director of Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine, recommends taking supplements and eating a Mediterranean diet to lower cholesterol and improve heart health.
- Thursday, March 27th, 2008
Eric Topol, M.D., Chief Academic Officer, discusses how there were more breakthroughs in the study of the human genome last year than in several decades prior. He explains that the study has advanced so far that “it is allowing us for the first time to learn about the genetic pathways of disease ...
- Sunday, March 2nd, 2008
Program: KPBS News Station: KPBS Air Date: Feb 28, 2008
- Thursday, February 28th, 2008
Chris Van Gorder appears on FOX6 News in the Morning to talk about Scripps Health’s recent naming to FORTUNE Magazine’s National “100 Best Companies to Work For” List. Program: FOX 6 News in the Morning Air Date: Feb 8, 2008 Air Time: 7:21 AM
- Friday, February 8th, 2008
Mimi Guarneri, M.D., cardiologist and medical director of Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine, says a mind-body-spirit approach to wellness is particularly important for women to maintain health and reduce heart disease risk.
- Tuesday, May 1st, 2007