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    Dr. Eric Topol Discusses the Wellderly Study on KPBS Radio

    Listen to a September 26, 2008 KPBS radio interview with Eric J. Topol, M.D., director of Scripps Genomic Medicine and principal investigator of the Wellderly study. Dr. Topol discusses the study, the concentration of healthy elderly in San Diego and the “disease-centric” nature of ...

    • Saturday, September 27th, 2008
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    Wellderly Social Event on KGTV

    Watch news coverage of a September, 2008 Wellderly social. The clip includes comments from study participants and the study’s principal investigator, Dr. Eric J. Topol. Dr. Topol underscores the study’s unique focus on determining the genes responsible for good health.

    • Saturday, September 27th, 2008
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    Scripps Wellderly Study the Focus of Article in San Diego Magazine

    Read Will We Live Forever?, an article in the September 2008 issue of San Diego Magazine. The story takes a look at the promising field of genetic medicine, and cites Dr. Eric Topol, director of Scripps Genomic Medicine, whose work hopes to uncover the genetic components that keep people ...

    • Saturday, September 20th, 2008
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    Scripps Wellderly Study Cited in Wall Street Journal

    Read Secrets of the ‘Wellderly’, a September 2008 article in the Wall Street Journal that looks at longevity research studies. Dr. Eric Topol, director of Scripps Genomic Medicine, is one of the researchers cited who hope to uncover the genetic components of lifelong health.

    • Friday, September 19th, 2008
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    McDonald Center Counselor Speaks About Teen Drug Use on 10 News

    Nancy Knott of Scripps McDonald Center speaks about teen prescription drug abuse on Channel 10 News, San Diego.

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    Homeless get second chance

    Scripps recently launched a collaborative pilot program with Catholic Charities to help homeless patients recover from their injuries or illnesses and get a fresh start.

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    Scripps Translational Science Institute's Cancer Gene Discovery on KFMB-TV

    Local TV coverage of the announcement that researchers at Scripps Translational Science Institute (STSI) have contributed to a major genetic breakthrough – the discovery of a gene responsible for the majority of inherited cases of a common childhood cancer. The finding was reported online Aug. 24 in ...

    • Monday, August 25th, 2008
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    A dose of experience

    This summer, Scripps Health launched its High School Exploration Program which allowed 12 high school students to work for Scripps while exploring health care professions beyond medicine and nursing.

    • Friday, August 15th, 2008
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    Scripps Emergency Training Event Featured on KPBS-FM

    Scripps Health President and CEO Chris Van Gorder discusses Scripps’ involvement in a major emergency training event July 23. Scripps is partnering with U.S. Customs and Border Patrol, U.S. Marines, and local police and fire officials to cooperatively pr

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    Running on empty?

    David Leopold, M.D., director of medical education at Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine, says skipping meals can be beneficial to reducing symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis and auto-immune diseases. Dr. Leopold says mini-fasts are particularly effect

    • Tuesday, June 24th, 2008