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  • Health and Wellness

    Wanted: A Good Night's Sleep

    by Patrick Wolcott, M.D., sleep medicine specialist, Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla It’s 3 a.m. and you’re wide awake. Again. Counting sheep didn’t work. Changing positions didn’t work. Even those late-night infomercials couldn’t bore you to sleep. Now you’re ...

  • Health and Wellness

    Eat Your Spinach, Save Your Vision?

    by Anne M. Hanneken, M.D., ophthalmologist with Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla It can begin with a barely perceptible loss of vision. Threading a needle may seem more difficult than it used to be, or the squares of a crossword puzzle may be harder to see.Eventually, nearly all central vision may ...

  • News Releases

    Mimi Guarneri, M.D., Honored for National Leadership in Integrative Medicine

    Mimi Guarneri, M.D., medical director, Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine, La Jolla, is among five national leaders in the field of integrative medicine who have been selected by the Bravewell Collaborative as finalists for the 2005 Bravewell Leadership Award. The Bravewell Award celebrates and ...

    • Thursday, October 27th, 2005
  • News Releases

    Heartpod Tested at Scripps Clinic

    Scripps Clinic is the second location in the United States to participate in the world’s first in-man feasibility trial designed to evaluate the preliminary safety, functionality and efficacy of the HeartPOD Implantable Heart Failure Therapy System. HOMEOSTASIS I trial (Hemodynamically Guided ...

    • Tuesday, October 25th, 2005
  • News Releases

    Pacific Bariatric and Scripps Mercy Designated Center of Excellence

    SAN DIEGO – Pacific Bariatric Surgical Medical Group (PBSMG) and Scripps Mercy Hospital have been designated as an American Society for Bariatric Surgery (ASBS) Bariatric Center of Excellence by the ASBS and the Surgical Review Corporation (SRC). This prestigious designation also includes ...

  • Health and Wellness

    Who Can You See When the Doctor Isn't In?

    by G. Ryan Dominguez, M.D., Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla The cough you’ve had for more than a week isn’t getting any better, and your throat is starting to ache. But when you call your doctor’s office for an appointment, the news isn’t good. “Dr. Jones is booked ...

  • Health and Wellness

    HPV - The Hidden Epidemic

    by KB Lim, M.D., OB/GYN, Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla Can you name the sexually transmitted disease that will affect at least one in two sexually active men and women? It is genital human papillomavirus (HPV), a group of sexually transmitted viruses that includes more than 30 different types. ...

  • News Releases

    Scripps Mercy Medical Group One of California's Best

    The Integrated Healthcare Association (IHA) has identified Southern and Northern California’s top performing physician organizations, based on their care, patient satisfaction and investment in information technologies that support quality care. Scripps Mercy Medical Group in San Diego was ...

  • News Releases

    Tour of Hope Highlights Cancer Research

    On September 29, Scripps Health kicked-off the 3rd Annual Bristol-Myers Squibb Tour of Hope at Scripps Green Hospital in La Jolla. The event was a huge success, attracting more than 2,000 people to watch seven-time Tour de France winner Lance Armstrong and 25 cancer survivors, advocates, caregivers, ...

  • Scripps in the News

    Maggots And Leeches Have Their Place In Medicine

    Maggots and leeches have their place in medicine – as well as on your body Click here for the San Diego Union Tribune article. San Diego Union Tribune September 21, 2005