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    7 Myths About Insulin for Type 2 Diabetes

    Are insulin injections painful, and will the treatment make you fat? Starting insulin therapy for type 2 diabetes can certainly be overwhelming. One of the most important steps for success is to understand what to expect from insulin therapy — and that begins with debunking the myths surrounding ...

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    Influence of Scripps Physician-Researcher Recognized Nationally

    Scripps Health Chief Academic Officer Eric Topol, MD, continues to play a leading role in some of the most important U.S. discussions about medicine and the future of health care, according to a pair of recent assessments of the nation’s most influential doctors. For the third year in a row, ...

    • Monday, May 12th, 2014
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    Growing Number of Centenarians Raises Questions About Aging

    With more Americans living beyond 100, and medical advances expanding that population every year, more people are contemplating life as a centenarian. While illness and disabilities can be major barriers to joining the 100-plus club, having a purpose to continue on with life might be the biggest ...

    • Monday, May 12th, 2014
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    Scripps Proton Therapy Center Accredited by Joint Commission

    The Scripps Proton Therapy Center has earned three-year accreditations for comprehensive ambulatory health care and for advanced diagnostic imaging by the The Joint Commission, an independent nonprofit association that certifies health programs nationwide. “This accreditation provides independent ...

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    3 Tips for Stopping Bad Behavior in the Workplace

    Bad behaviors in the workplace can lead to decreased productivity, may damage employee morale and can hurt an organization’s reputation. Veronica Zaman, Scripps Health corporate vice president, human resources and learning, shares with HealthLeaders Media tips on how to prevent bad behavior ...

    • Friday, May 9th, 2014
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    Scripps CEO Delivers Keynote Address at Law Enforcement Memorial

    Scripps Health President and CEO Chris Van Gorder knows too well the pain and loss that can accompany a life in law enforcement. Before embarking on a career in health care, he worked as a police officer and was seriously injured while responding to a domestic dispute call. And he still mourns the ...

    • Thursday, May 8th, 2014
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    U-T San Diego Profiles Poignant Story of Scripps Donor-Turned-Patient

    During the last 15 years, Carlsbad resident Jane Carroll has helped raise more than $12 million to benefit cancer care at Scripps Health. Last year, she found herself in need of those very services when she was diagnosed with breast cancer. Thanks to her “dream team” of doctors at ...

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    KPBS Interviews Scripps Expert for Tips to Help Reduce Skin Cancers

    KPBS radio and TV news interviewed Hubert Greenway, MD to learn the latest advances in the prevention and treatment of skin cancers. Dr. Greenway is chairman of Mohs and dermatologic surgery at Scripps Clinic. Visit KPBS to hear and view Reducing Skin Cancers in San Diego.

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    150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare

    Scripps Health was named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s “150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare” for 2014. The list was developed through nominations and editorial research, and the organizations were chosen for their robust benefits, wellness initiatives, commitment to ...

    • Tuesday, May 6th, 2014
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    Scripps Included in ‘150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare’

    Becker’s Hospital Review has named Scripps Health as one of the “150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare,” in its 2014 list. Scripps was recognized for its “no layoff” philosophy and for its generous benefits. According to the health care industry trade publication, the list was developed through ...

    • Tuesday, May 6th, 2014