Health and Wellness News

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    What is the Difference Between a Colonoscopy and a Sigmoidoscopy?

    A Scripps Health physician discusses colon cancer screening methods, the differences between them, age at which screenings should begin and other useful tests.

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    5 Food Myths and Misconceptions

    New studies come out on a regular basis touting the health benefits or risks of eating certain foods. Sometimes, the information contradicts earlier research...

    • Tuesday, March 12th, 2013
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    Is Male Menopause Real?

    Most people associate menopause with hot flashes and mood swings in women. So is it possible for hormonal changes — and the accompanying symptoms — to start...

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    How to Become a Healthier Omnivore

    Among wellness experts, there’s little room for debate when it comes to your diet. The healthiest way to eat, according to the US Department of Agriculture...

    • Tuesday, March 12th, 2013
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    Are You Too Young for a Stroke?

    The incidence of stroke in younger adults has been steadily increasing over the past decade, making it important for everyone to know the signs and seek...

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    New Nutritional Superstars

    Spinach, salmon, brown rice and almonds are well-known nutritional superstars. Recently, several newcomers have joined the list of “superfoods” — including a...

    • Thursday, February 28th, 2013
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    Top 5 High Tech Advances in Heart Care

    Your heart beats approximately 100,000 times every day. It is one of the most complex and hardest working parts of your body. And because of all the work...

    • Tuesday, February 12th, 2013
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    Natural Ways to Alleviate Back Pain

    If you’ve ever slouched in your desk chair at work, lifted heavy objects without using your knees for support or clinched your shoulders when life got...

    • Tuesday, February 12th, 2013
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    The Anti-Diabetes Shopping Cart

    Learn how the simple act of grocery shopping can be a potent weapon in the battle to prevent and/or manage diabetes and metabolic syndrome.

    • Tuesday, February 12th, 2013
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    Be Your Own Patient Advocate

    No one likes to be in the hospital, but once you’re back home, it can be difficult to know the best way to recover and stay healthy. At Scripps, we want to...

    • Tuesday, February 12th, 2013