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Smartphone apps and add-on gadgets will use saliva, cheek swabs, breath and even tears to run diagnostic screenings that now require a blood sample sent to a laboratory, said Scripps Health Chief Academic Officer Eric Topol, M.D. during a recent podcast i
- Thursday, December 6th, 2012
Chronic stress is a normal part of modern life — but for many people, the holidays can bring added anxiety and tension. Left untreated, stress can lead to serious health problems. Dr. Mimi Guarneri, founder of Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine, recently appeared on KPBS to offer ...
- Wednesday, December 5th, 2012
In two recent feature stories, the UT San Diego explored how lung cancer — the No. 2 cause of death in the U.S. — is increasingly curable. In the first story, Michael Kosty, MD of Scripps Clinic offered his insights into the disease. In the second story, San Diegan Adrian Bradshaw ...
- Thursday, November 29th, 2012
- Scripps Clinic
Scripps cardiologist Douglas Gibson, MD explains how an abnormal heart rhythm can lead to blood clots — which for some people can ultimately cause a stroke. Dr. Gibson explores the latest treatments options in today’s “Savvy Patient” article in the UT San Diego health ...
- Tuesday, November 27th, 2012
The holidays are a time of celebration, filled with family get-togethers, social events and gift exchanges. For those recovering from alcohol problems, however, the season may make refusing alcohol and staying sober more challenging than usual. To learn more, read the full article at: Tips for ...
- Tuesday, November 20th, 2012
People have varying opinions about turning 40 and what it means to their personal health. Scripps Health family medicine physician Russell Zane, M.D., explains how personal choices can affect well-being after reaching age 40. Dr. Zane’s article is part of Scripps Health’s ongoing ...
- Tuesday, November 13th, 2012
- Scripps Coastal Medical Center
Scripps Health Chief Academic Officer Eric Topol, MD, appeared on the Tavis Smiley show where he discussed the future of medicine and demonstrated several wireless health devices.
- Friday, November 9th, 2012
Scripps Health is set to break ground on a $3.5 million facility that will use automated robotic equipment to improve safety, quality and efficiency.
- Wednesday, November 7th, 2012
Mobile technology is changing the way doctors and patients interact, creating health care that’s more preventive than reactive, according to a Men’s Health magazine article featuring Scripps Health cardiologist and Chief Academic Officer Eric Topol, M.D. “It’s still funny to ...
- Friday, November 2nd, 2012
Scripps Clinic’s Dr. Lawrence Kline discussed the risks of sleeping pills and alternatives to medications with the hosts of “The People’s Pharmacy.”
- Tuesday, October 30th, 2012
- Scripps Green Hospital