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  • Scripps in the News

    Meditation ‘Fools the Brain’ in a Threatening World

    Robert Bonakdar, M.D., director of pain management at Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine, explains why meditation may alleviate anxiety and depression. Dr. Bonakdar says meditation promotes a neurochemical shifting and lowers stress hormones.

    • Tuesday, March 6th, 2007
  • Scripps in the News

    First Step: Create a Quiet Space

    Robert Bonakdar, M.D., director of pain management at Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine, explains the physiological benefits of relaxation and Karen Sothers, a yoga and meditation teacher at the center, offers tips meditation tips.

    • Tuesday, March 6th, 2007
  • News

    Governor's Health Plan: Scripps CEO Weighs In

    Gov. Schwarzenegger has successfully called attention to California’s ongoing health care crisis by proposing a comprehensive plan that calls for shared responsibility in finding a solution to our state’s broken health care system. And make no mistake, it is a broken system. Hospitals ...

    • Friday, March 2nd, 2007
  • Scripps Tips- March 2007

    Scripps Physicians Available to Comment on Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) March is National DVT Awareness Month Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is a condition in which a blood clot forms inside a vein, usually in the leg, blocking the flow of blood. Interfering with circulation, DVT can cause the blood ...

    • Thursday, March 1st, 2007
  • Scripps in the News

    For True Health and Happiness, feed Your Emotional Heart as Well as Your Physical One

    Mimi Guarneri, M.D., cardiologist and medical director of Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine, emphasizes the importance of emotional and spiritual health.

    • Thursday, March 1st, 2007
  • Scripps in the News

    A Cardiologist Looks Beyond the Body to Heal

    Mimi Guarneri, M.D., cardiologist and medical director of Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine, talks about how her personal health and awakening to the mind-body connection caused her to envision and develop the center.

    • Thursday, March 1st, 2007
  • News

    Scripps Clinic Extends Agreement with Padres Through 2009

    Scripps Clinic has recently announced that it will maintain its partnership with the San Diego Padres as the team’s official health care provider through the 2009 season. Continuing to build upon a relationship that began in 1981, the Clinic will provide all medical services and evaluations for the ...

  • Health and Wellness

    Getting to the Heart of Your Health

    By Matthew Lucks, M.D. It seems like every few weeks, there’s new advice about how to take care of your heart. And in some cases, advice from one expert seems to directly contradict another. Should you stick to a low-fat diet, or eat more chocolate? Should you avoid alcohol, or make it a point ...

    • Thursday, February 8th, 2007
  • Scripps Tips- February 2007

    Proposed Federal Budget Cuts Threaten Health Care Safety Net San Diego’s hospitals – many already under enormous financial pressure – could find it more difficult to care for Medicare and MediCal patients if President Bush’s budget is adopted. This week, the president ...

  • Scripps in the News

    The Fifth Vital Sign

    Robert Bonakdar, M.D., director of pain management at Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine, says mind-body approaches including acupuncture, biofeedback and massage, effectively help patients manage pain.

    • Thursday, February 1st, 2007