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  • 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...

    • Wednesday, April 9th, 2014
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    Eight Symptoms You Shouldn’t Ignore

    When it comes to the following health symptoms, keep the old adage top of mind: When in doubt, check it out. Not every minor ache or pain requires a trip to...

    • Wednesday, March 12th, 2014
  • Health and Wellness

    What You Need to Know About Proton Therapy

    If you or a loved one is ever facing a cancer diagnosis, know that one of the most advanced forms of treatment for adults and children is now available in San D

  • Health and Wellness

    Five Tips for Eating Healthier on a Budget

    Healthy food can be expensive, but it doesn’t have to be. According to Joyce Havranek, MD, an internal medicine specialist at Scripps Coastal Medical Center,...

    • Wednesday, March 12th, 2014
  • Health and Wellness

    When to Get Screened for Skin Cancer

    Skin cancer is a quiet, ongoing epidemic. Around 20 percent of Americans will be diagnosed with some form of skin cancer in their lifetimes. Around one in...

    • Wednesday, March 12th, 2014
  • Health and Wellness

    How Love Affects Your Heart

    Does your heart beat faster when you are around the person you love? That feeling of excitement and happiness may actually be good for your health.

  • Health and Wellness

    Six Tips for Better Sleep

    The United States National Institutes of Health estimates that at least 40 million Americans experience long-term, chronic sleep problems every year. An...

    • Thursday, February 13th, 2014
  • Health and Wellness

    How Do I Help My Child Prevent Ear Infections?

    Although usually not dangerous, ear infections can be extremely painful and disruptive to a young child’s life. Unfortunately, they are most common in kids...

    • Tuesday, February 4th, 2014
  • Health and Wellness

    How to Show Your Heart Some Love

    Celebrate all that your heart does for you during national heart month. Whether you embrace a low-fat diet, take a brisk walk or spend some quality time with...

  • Health and Wellness

    5 Healthy Ways to Increase Your Energy

    In recent years, energy drinks have been widely marketed as a fast way to reduce fatigue and increase alertness. These quick boosts of energy, however, can...