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    Green Hosts Healing Music for Holidays

    Classical musicians affiliated with a San Diego State University program have brought the healing power of their art to the bedsides of patients at Scripps Green Hospital this holiday season. Classical guitarist Soran Dalawi and the Neave Trio string ensemble were featured in a Christmas day article ...

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    Menopause: Change of Life Has Range of Symptoms, Treatments

    When it comes to menopause, one of the certainties is that it’s something all women, (except those few who’ve had their ovaries removed prepuberty), will experience. Scripps Health OB/GYN Malachi Quigley was recently interviewed by the San Diego U-T about what the majority of women can expect when ...

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    Is Your Heater Making You Sick?

    With the recent cold snap, many people are switching on their furnaces for the first time in months to keep warm. We all know some of the dust and debris that fills the vents when not in use can be a fire risk. But some of that stuff can actually make you sick. Most of us are turning up the ...

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    RNs Offer Diabetes Support to Underserved Through Project Dulce

    Project Dulce (dulce means sweet in Spanish) is a 16-year-old community-based program developed by Scripps Whittier Diabetes Institute. It puts nurses in charge of helping more than 20,000 people with diabetes successfully manage their disease. Nurse.com recently profiled Lisa Rivard, RN, and ...

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    Top 10 Tips for Stress-Free Holidays

    The holidays are traditionally times of festive celebration and gatherings with family and friends. Yet they are also notorious for being one of the most stressful times of year. Moreover, it seems like the decorations, advertisements and crowds start earlier each year. Jerry Gold, Ph.D., ...

    • Monday, December 9th, 2013
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    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 ...

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    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 ...

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    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 ...

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    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 ...

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    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