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John Kelso, MD, an allergist at Scripps Clinic discusses food allergy awareness for children with KUSI. Learn why food allergies are on the rise, what foods cause allergies and what symptoms to watch for. As seen on KUSI.
Cardiovascular disease remains the leading killer of both men and women; however, there is a lot a person can do to help prevent a heart attack. In a live, in-studio interview with KUSI, Scripps Cardiologist Dr. Christopher Suhar addresses measures you can take to help lead a healthier life. As seen ...
- Friday, May 11th, 2012
SAN DIEGO – Scripps Health Chief Academic Officer Eric Topol, M.D., has been named the most influential physician executive in health care by Modern Healthcare magazine. The internationally recognized cardiologist, geneticist and researcher topped the 2012 edition of the publication’s annual list of ...
- Saturday, April 21st, 2012
- Scripps Clinic
For the third consecutive year and fifth time overall, Scripps Green Hospital has been named one of the top teaching hospitals in the nation by the international business research and information firm Thomson Reuters. The annual 100 Top Hospitals list identifies the best U.S. medical centers based ...
- Tuesday, April 17th, 2012
- Scripps Green Hospital
Scripps Health President and CEO Chris Van Gorder today was named Volunteer of the Year for 2012 for the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department. The San Diego County Board of Supervisors presented Van Gorder the award in recognition of his public service to the region as reserve commander for the San ...
- Wednesday, April 4th, 2012
While the fate of the Affordable Care Act is in the hands of the Supreme Court justices, Scripps president and CEO, Chris Van Gorder, says no matter what the Supreme Court decides on the Affordable Care Act, health care is broken and providers must make needed changes. Read more of his thoughts in ...
- Monday, April 2nd, 2012
New findings from a landmark research study led by Scripps Translational Science Institute (STSI) – a collaborative program between Scripps Health and The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) – shows a promising new blood test may be useful in helping doctors predict who is at risk for an imminent ...
- Wednesday, March 21st, 2012
- Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will hold public hearings on whether drugs commonly prescribed for high cholesterol, high blood pressure, migraine headaches and asthma should be available over the counter. Scripps cardiologist Matthew Lucks, MD, discusses the possible pitfalls of this ...
- Monday, March 19th, 2012
- Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas
Dr. Eric Topol, Scripps Health’s chief academic officer, “is on a tear to transform health using the latest technology,” according to a newly published report in The Atlantic magazine. “Medicine is still all about treating populations, not people — one-size-fits all ...
- Tuesday, March 13th, 2012
How should people who take sleeping pills respond to a recent study by Scripps Clinic physicians that found a link between the medications and early death and cancer? New York Times writer Roni Caryn Rabin tackled that question in a March 12 article — New Worries About Sleeping Pills — ...
- Monday, March 12th, 2012