News

Showing 381-390 news of 421 total

  • Health and Wellness

    Easing Seasonal Allergies

    Spring is a time of suffering for millions of Americans. As the mercury rises, trees pollinate. For those with seasonal allergies, uncomfortable symptoms ensue. Their itchy eyes, runny nose, sneezing and congestion often start a search for relief at the drug store or a doctor’s office. “When pollen ...

  • News Releases

    Dr. Mimi Guarneri to be Honored as ARCS Scientist of Year

    San Diego – On March 27, Mimi Guarneri, M.D., medical director and founder of Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine, will be awarded Scientist of the Year by the San Diego Chapter of Achievement Rewards for College Scientists (ARCS). The event will begin at 6 p.m. at the Hilton San Diego Resort ...

  • News

    Green Hospital Gets Greener

    Scripps Green Hospital is taking steps to make health care less harmful to the environment. In October 2007, it launched Living Green, a campaign designed to scale-down consumer appetites, reduce waste and save energy. Since then, the hospital has instituted more than a dozen earth-friendly ...

  • News

    Living Green Projects

    As part of its Living Green campaign, Scripps Green is reusing when safe, recycling when possible and trying to reduce everything from water to electricity. In the process, the hospital is getting greener by the day. Here’s what’s being done to help the environment heal: Reclaiming cans With plans ...

  • News Releases

    Scripps Featured at National Summit: Integrative Medicine and the Health of the Public

    San Diego — February 25-27 the Institute of Medicine will convene the “Summit on Integrative Medicine and the Health of the Public” in Washington D.C. Mimi Guarneri, M.D., medical director and founder of Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine, is among the distinguished researchers, practitioners ...

  • News

    Well-Received Cancer Writing Workshop Returns

    Scripps Cancer Center is sponsoring a free eight-session therapeutic writing workshop for people living with a cancer diagnosis. The program is open to men and women living with cancer, and you don’t need to be an experienced writer to participate. To register for this workshop, please call ...

  • News Releases

    Scripps Health Named to Fortune Magazine’s 2009 100 Best Companies to Work For List

    Scripps Health has been named to Fortune magazine’s 12th annual list of America’s “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Scripps ranked No. 59 on this year’s list and is only the second San Diego-based company to make the list since the list’s inception in 1998, joining Qualcomm. The ranking particularly ...

  • Health and Wellness

    Top 3 Nutrition Tips for the Holidays

    By Cathy Garvey, R.D. Most people gain between 5 and 10 pounds during the holidays. To keep your scale stable, use these nutrition tips and experience a slimmer season. Eat a snack before the party Snacking on low-glycemic carbohydrates and lean proteins such as apple slices with natural peanut ...

  • Health and Wellness

    Creating a Healthy Holiday Season

    By Austin “Ozzie” Gontang, Ph.D. Counselor, Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine The holidays aren’t happy for everyone. Many people feel anxious and/or sad at that time of year. Memories of holidays past and unrealistic expectations about the upcoming season are the main causes of the holiday ...

  • News Releases

    Kosty Named Green Cancer Center Director

    Scripps Green Hospital recently appointed Michael Kosty M.D. as medical director of its cancer center, a regional and national destination for people seeking specialized oncology services. Scripps Green Hospital’s cancer center is an integral component of the Scripps Cancer Center (SCC), which ...