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    Keep Your New Year’s Fitness Resolutions

    Lose weight. Quit smoking. Spend an hour at the gym every day. Find a new job. Resolutions like these are just a few of the thousands being made across the country as 2013 rolls in. While they’re made with the best of intentions, many of them fall by the wayside within months or even weeks of New ...

    • Friday, December 21st, 2012
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    Scripps Project Dulce Fights Diabetes in Latino Community

    New findings from a 15-year series of studies led by care providers at Scripps Whittier Diabetes Institute reveal that culturally tailored community-created programs are effective at reducing health-related costs and delivering higher quality care. Learn more about Project Dulce from this NBC 7 ...

    • Monday, December 17th, 2012
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    The Savvy Patient - Helping to Calm Rosacea Symptoms

    Scripps dermatologist Peter Rullan, MD explains key facts about rosacea, an inflammatory skin condition affecting 14 million people in the United States. Dr. Rullan explores the latest treatments options in today’s “Savvy Patient” article in the UT San Diego health section. To read ...

    • Wednesday, December 12th, 2012
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    Smartphones As Mobile Medical Testing Devices

    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
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    Scripps Expert Offers Tips to Transform Holiday Stress into Strength

    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
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    UT San Diego Lung Cancer Articles Offer Insight & Inspiration

    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 ...

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    The Savvy Patient - New Treatments to Help Reduce Stroke Risk

    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
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    Tips for Staying Sober During the Holidays

    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
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    The Savvy Patient - Forty a Good Age to Take Stock, Make Adjustments

    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 ...

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    PBS Show Features Dr. Eric Topol, Digital Medicine

    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