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  • Health and Wellness

    Speak Up for Better Health Care

    Whether it’s for a routine procedure or major surgery, checking into a hospital can be a stressful experience. After all, no one wants to be in the hospital,...

  • Health and Wellness

    Alternative Approaches to Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

    Reviewed by Richard Brown, M.D., Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla You wake in the night with a painful tingling sensation in your fingers – or no sensation...

  • Health and Wellness

    A Man's Guide to Good Health

    Is Your ‘Check Engine’ Light On? The nice thing about your car is that it tells you when it’s at risk for trouble. So does your body, but you have to pay...

    • Monday, June 23rd, 2008
  • Health and Wellness

    Tips for Dining Out

    by Cathy Garvey, R.D. Nothing beats a home-cooked meal, especially one that’s as healthy as it is tasty. At the Vegetarian Cooking School at Scripps Center...

    • Monday, June 9th, 2008
  • Health and Wellness

    Using Your Breath as a Portable Stress Management System

    by Lynda Light, M.Ed. Breathing and concentrating on your breath cycle is very simple, and it is at the heart of meditation. Deep diaphragmatic breathing,...

    • Monday, June 9th, 2008
  • Health and Wellness

    Looking at the Facts About Cataracts

    by Matthew Kirk, M.D., Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla It’s a fact: Aging isn’t kind to your eyes. Just when you get used to your reading glasses and...

  • Health and Wellness

    The Must-Have Test for Age 50 and Over

    by Edward Paredez, M.D. If you knew there was a health screening exam that is virtually painless, covered by most insurance plans and could potentially save...

  • Health and Wellness

    'Tis the Season to Be Cautious

    by Enass N. Rickards, M.D., Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla Ho, ho, help! It’s that time of year—time to put up the holiday lights, trim the Christmas...

    • Thursday, November 29th, 2007
  • Health and Wellness

    How Much Do You Know About Glaucoma?

    By Lawrence Wood, M.D., Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla There’s one thing that most people know about glaucoma: Eye doctors test for it by blowing an...

    • Thursday, November 15th, 2007
  • Health and Wellness

    Staph Infection: What You Need to Know

    MRSA Infection By John Spinosa, M.D., Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla There has been a lot of talk in the media lately about MRSA infection, a type of...

    • Tuesday, November 6th, 2007