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    Your Child. Under Pressure. Under Your Radar.

    We haven’t learned much in fifty years. Kids are still using marijuana as their first step toward other, more deadly highs. Parents are still saying, “It can’t happen to my child.” Interventionist Nancy Knott from the Scripps McDonald Center discusses the warning signs of drug and alcohol abuse in ...

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    Why Drugs Don't Help Diabetes Patients' Hearts

    TIME.com recently interviewed Dr. Daniel Einhorn, medical director at Scripps Whittier Diabetes Institute, about a series of clinical research studies that will soon be published by The New England Journal of Medicine. The three treatment strategies were expected to prevent heart attacks among ...

    • Tuesday, March 16th, 2010
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    New Advice for Prostate Checkups

    The San Diego Union-Tribune recently published an article about the recently revised prostate cancer testing recommendations from the American Cancer Society. Scott Simon, MD, a urologist at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla provided his expertise on prostate cancer screenings. Read New advice for ...

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    Stroke Study Finds Neck Stent Safe, Effective

    The San Diego Union-Tribune recently published an article about a landmark study from the National Institutes of Health. The study compared two stroke prevention procedures—surgery and stenting—and showed them to be equally safe and effective. John Barr, MD, medical director of neurointerventional ...

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    Teen Bit by Rattlesnake is Saved at Scripps La Jolla

    The North County Times recently ran an article about Dorian Guerrazzi, a teen who was treated at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla for a rattlesnake bite. Dr. Sean Deitch, an emergency department physician at Scripps La Jolla worked quickly to save the teen’s life. According to Dorian’s ...

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    Padres' Head Team Physician from Scripps Discusses Advances in Sports Medicine

    Scripps Clinic orthopedic surgeon and Padres head team physician Heinz Hoenecke, MD, discusses the latest in sports medicine on the San Diego 6 Morning News. The 2010 baseball season marks the 30th year that Scripps Clinic has been the official health care provider of the San Diego Padres. Dr. ...

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    USA Today Cites Scripps’ Leadership in Gene Testing to Guide Treatment

    USA Today chronicles the leadership of Scripps Health in offering genetic testing to its elective stent patients.

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    Scripps Health Medical Response Team Returns from Haiti

    Chris Van Gorder, Scripps Health President and CEO, talks with San Diego 6 reporter, Marc Bailey, about the current conditions of the post-earthquake victims in Haiti, the Scripps Health Medical Response Team, which recently returned from a weeklong mission at St. Francois de Sales hospital, and ...

    • Friday, February 12th, 2010
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    Scripps McDonald Center Counselor Speaks on Teen Addictions

    Nancy Knott, a substance abuse counselor at Scripps McDonald Center at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla, was recently interviewed on the issue of teen substance abuse. Watch interview on teen substance abuse Knott talks about how the rise in chemical dependency among San Diego teens. As seen on CW ...

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    Scripps Counselor Discusses Teen Drinking and Driving

    In the wake of several car accidents in San Diego, Calif. involving teen drinking, Nancy Knott, a substance abuse counselor at Scripps McDonald Center at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla talks about how parents can become more involved in their teens lives and prevent drunk driving. As seen on ...