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  • Health and Wellness

    Can Flip-Flops Cause Foot Problems?

    Beware of those cute summer sandals; they may cause foot pain and other serious problems. Flip-flops, sling-backs, slides and mules may be the “haute...

    • Tuesday, June 14th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Symptoms and Consequences of Sports-Related Concussions

    Scripps doctor stresses the importance of proper evaluation and treatment Padres catcher Nick Hundley says the free concussion education program offered by...

  • Health and Wellness

    Shape Up for Summer

    There is nothing quite like buying a new swimsuit to motivate people to exercise. “Looking good is inspiration for many people, but even more important is impro

    • Monday, May 16th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Shape Up for Summer

    Tone your muscles and lose weight in just 15 to 30 minutes a day There is nothing quite like buying a new swimsuit to motivate people to exercise. “Looking...

    • Monday, May 16th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Stroke Recovery Requires Fast, Expert Care

    By Thomas Chippendale, MD, PhD, Scripps Health Every 45 seconds, someone in the United States suffers a stroke. The third-leading cause of death in the...

    • Thursday, May 12th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Men at Risk for Osteoporosis

    More than two million American men today have osteoporosis, and another three million are at risk. Find out when you should be screened for...

    • Wednesday, May 11th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Sleep More and Weigh Less

    How much you sleep and even the quality of your sleep may influence hormonal activity related to your appetite. The Diet of Your Dreams! Lose Weight While...

    • Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011
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    How to Prevent Colon Cancer

    You can reduce your risk of colon cancer with a low-fat, high fiber diet, an aspirin a day and Vitamin D. But the best way to prevent colon cancer is still a...

    • Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Studies Link Snoring to Heart Disease and Stroke

    Many snorers have obstructive sleep apnea, which has been linked with high blood pressure, or hypertension, which, in turn, is associated with heart disease...

    • Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Help for Headaches: Tools to Treat and Prevent Pain

    While such extreme symptoms may be unusual, many headache sufferers can relate. Headaches affect 90 percent of people, and can range from mild discomfort to deb