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  • Health and Wellness

    The Truth about Weight Loss

    How to Lose Weight and Keep It Off A successful weight loss program may start with a healthy diet and exercise, but these tips can help you reach your...

    • Friday, June 22nd, 2012
  • Health and Wellness

    Should You Go to the Emergency Room or Urgent Care?

    For fast emergency health care in San Diego, should you head to the emergency room or the nearest urgent care? Scripps Health offers this quick-decision guide.

    • Tuesday, June 12th, 2012
  • Health and Wellness

    Six Keys to Reducing Inflammation

    You can’t see it or feel it, but inflammation may slowly be damaging your body. Inflammation (swelling), which is part of the body’s own healing system,...

    • Tuesday, June 12th, 2012
  • Health and Wellness

    Three Reasons to Drink Juice—and Three Reasons NOT To

    Drinking fruit and vegetable juice is a simple way to boost daily intake of fruits and vegetables, but the key is moderation.

    • Tuesday, June 12th, 2012
  • Health and Wellness

    New Device Helps Diagnose Heart Rhythm Disorders

    Cardiac arrhythmias, or abnormal heart rhythms, can occur at any age and can have a variety of symptoms including chest pain, fainting and shortness of...

    • Tuesday, June 12th, 2012
  • Health and Wellness

    Avoiding Summertime Injuries and Illness

    By Roneet Lev, MD, emergency room physician, Scripps Mercy Hospital Summer is just around the corner and we’re lucky to live in such a beautiful environment...

  • Health and Wellness

    Is Your Diet Damaging Your Brain?

    Eating a healthy diet has been shown to improve energy levels and help maintain weight, but new studies have shown that it might even improve overall brain...

    • Wednesday, May 9th, 2012
  • Health and Wellness

    Stop Skin Cancer at the Beach and in the Booth

    If you’re thinking of getting a jump-start on your summer glow this year by lying out in the afternoon sun or spending a few dollars (and minutes) on indoor...

    • Wednesday, May 9th, 2012
  • Health and Wellness

    So You Need a New Primary Care Doctor. . .

    This decision guide can help choose a new physician if you have moved, changed jobs, health insurance plans or simply outgrown your previous doctor.

    • Wednesday, May 9th, 2012
  • Health and Wellness

    The Not-So-Sweet Health Effects of Drinking Soda

    Over the past few decades, soda has become a staple of the American diet. Every restaurant offers a variety of flavors, vending machines fill the lunch...

    • Wednesday, May 9th, 2012