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  • Health and Wellness

    Every Minute Counts in Stroke Treatment

    By Sunil Rayan, M.D., Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla The devastating effects of one of the most deadly and debilitating health problems could be significantly reduced through quick action and advanced medical techniques. Stroke is the third leading cause of death in the country, and can lead to ...

    • Thursday, March 8th, 2007
  • News

    Scripps Selects GE'S Centricity Enterprise

    Scripps Health has elected to upgrade its electronic medical record system with GE Healthcare’s Centricity® Enterprise Solution, an integrated clinical, financial and administrative solution. Scripps selected the Web-based Centricity® Enterprise Solution for its capacity to help further ...

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

    A World of Calm

    Lifestyle change program participant David Tedlow tells how Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine introduced him to meditation to help him reduce his risk for heart disease. This article appeared in The San Diego Union-Tribune: A world of calm

    • Tuesday, March 6th, 2007
  • 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 ...