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  • 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
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    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
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    After the Wildfires: Tips to Help San Diegans Cope

    Wildfires spreading rapidly throughout Southern California. Over 300,000 San Diegans evacuated … some with homes reduced to ashes. The devastating images of...

    • Thursday, October 25th, 2007
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    Cancer Risk: Is It in Your Genes?

    By Beverly Mangerich, MSNc, Educator Nurse, Scripps Polster Breast Care Center By now, you probably know that unhealthy lifestyle behaviors, such as smoking,...

    • Thursday, October 4th, 2007
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    Asthma: What You Need to Know

    To Breathe or Not to Breathe: Living with Asthma By Michelle Abbo, M.D., Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla Animals. Dust mites. Mold. Exercise. For people...

    • Wednesday, September 12th, 2007
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    Eat, Drink and Be Healthy

    By Megan Boitano, MS, RD, Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla Ask anyone who has ever embarked on a weight-loss diet or decided to start making healthier...

    • Friday, August 24th, 2007
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    When Worrying Gets Out of Control

    By George Pratt, Ph.D., Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla “Butterflies” in your stomach just before an interview for your dream job. A racing heartbeat...

    • Thursday, August 2nd, 2007
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    Poor Sleep Can Mean Poor Health

    By Bradley Schnierow, M.D., Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla How did you sleep last night? Did you wake refreshed and energized this morning? Or did you...

    • Monday, June 11th, 2007
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    Do Women Need Different Health Care Than Men?

    By Monica Moore, M.D., Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla Imagine you’re a physician, and one of your male patients comes in complaining of a crushing...

    • Wednesday, May 16th, 2007
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    Tuberculosis: Should You Be Concerned?

    By Linda Good, R.N., Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla Tuberculosis is a strange disease. In some people, it leads to serious health problems and may even...

    • Thursday, April 19th, 2007