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  • Health and Wellness

    7 Easy Ways to Lighten Your Holiday Meal

    Waist-watching tips to help keep your frame from expanding during the celebratory season You may already know that heaping helpings of the traditional...

    • Monday, November 14th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Tips for a Sober Holiday Season

    How to avoid the temptation and stay on track The holiday season is filled with parties, celebrations and more than a few temptations. If you’re in recovery,...

    • Monday, November 14th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Should You Follow the New Screening Guidelines for Prostate Cancer?

    Scripps cancer specialists weigh in on the government’s controversial new recommendations On October 7, 2011, The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force...

    • Monday, November 14th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Treating Diabetes With Bariatric Surgery

    A growing body of evidence suggests weight loss surgeries can be an effective option Though clinicians often start with diet, exercise and lifestyle...

    • Monday, November 14th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Get the Facts About Flu Season

    Learn who is at risk, better understand the importance of vaccination and find a flu shot location near you If you’ve ever had the flu, you know why people...

    • Wednesday, October 12th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Do IUDs Help Prevent Cervical Cancer?

    A new study suggests the device may do more than prevent pregnancy. But is it safe for all women? The second most-popular form of birth control in the world...

    • Wednesday, October 12th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Protecting Your Family from Foodborne Illness

    Advice for consumers on the heels of several food safety scares Cantaloupes, romaine lettuce and ground turkey meat: what do they have in common? In...

    • Wednesday, October 12th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Studies Yield Clues About Alzheimer's

    New research findings may one day help people avoid or delay onset of the most common form of dementia Between 2.6 and 5.2 million Americans are living with...

    • Wednesday, October 12th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Halloween Safety Tips

    Halloween is almost here. Kids are conjuring-up costume ideas. Parents are planning parties. If you are a mom or dad orchestrating the activities, take a...

    • Tuesday, October 11th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Making Waves with Living Kidney Donation at Scripps

    Mike Sedgwick knew something was wrong when he was bumped to the front of the line in the emergency room. His ankles were swollen, his head ached and his...

    • Friday, September 16th, 2011