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  • Health and Wellness

    Aging into Medicare

    Navigating a complex system to protect your health According to the U.S. Census Bureau, there are more than 40 million Americans 65 years and older. This age...

    • Wednesday, July 11th, 2012
  • Health and Wellness

    Beef: Should it be What’s for Dinner?

    Sizzling steaks and juicy burgers are staples in many people’s diets, but recent studies have indicated that eating high amounts of red meat are associated...

    • Tuesday, July 10th, 2012
  • Health and Wellness

    Can Exercise Boost Your Brain?

    A growing body of research suggests that certain types of exercise may be linked with specific mental improvements, says Robert Bonakdar, an integrative...

    • Friday, June 22nd, 2012
  • 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
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    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

    A Scripps Health physician shares how to measure inflammation and how to prevent or reduce inflammatory swelling from damaging your body's immune 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