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Health and Wellness | October 22, 2021

Signs You May Have a Thyroid Problem

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A Scripps endocrinologist explains the causes, signs and symptoms of hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism, the main types of thyroid disease.
Health and Wellness | October 22, 2021

Why Do I Get Frequent Headaches?

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Getting frequent headaches is not normal. Scripps headache specialists discuss the different types of headaches and treatments.
Health and Wellness | October 20, 2021

How to Celebrate Halloween During COVID-19 Pandemic: Do It Safely

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Safety is the magic word this Halloween. Avoid close-contact activities, especially if you're not vaccinated. Consider safer activities.
Health and Wellness | October 19, 2021

Medicare 101: What You Need to Know

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Learn what you need to know about Medicare before open enrollment closes on Dec. 7. You can stick with your current plan or make changes during open enrollment.
Health and Wellness | October 19, 2021

Finding the Right Doctor and Health Plan for You (video)

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You can sign up to a new health plan, make changes to an existing one or cancel coverage during open enrollment period. Learn more.
Health and Wellness | October 15, 2021

What Should I Ask on My Birth Plan?

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Get tips on what to consider for your birth plan outlining your personal choices for labor, delivery and post-delivery.
Scripps in the News | October 15, 2021

In the Headlines: A Look at High-Risk Pregnancy Program at Scripps

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Local media outlets recently interviewed Sean Daneshmand, MD, about the Maternal-Fetal Medicine Program at Scripps Clinic.
Health and Wellness | October 15, 2021

Get Your Superfood Nutrition for Good Health

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Superfoods are nutrient-rich foods that promote good health and well-being. They include dark leafy greens, fruits and dark chocolate.,
Health and Wellness | October 14, 2021

What Are Recommended Servings of Fruits and Vegetables?

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Fruits and vegetables are are staples of a good diet and can help you live longer. Learn how much you need daily for health benefits.
Health and Wellness | October 13, 2021

How Do You Know If You Have a Hernia? (podcast)

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Scripps surgeon Mark Sherman, MD, explains the signs, causes and treatments for hernias, including minimally invasive robotic surgery.