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Kjarla “KJ” Foster is no stranger to heart failure. Not only has it has taken the lives of her father, sister and two brothers, but last fall it came...
- Monday, June 10th, 2013
Michele Nolta’s Story Michele Nolta will always be grateful to her Scripps doctors, and for Scripps Health Foundation's annual Spinoff: Auction for Life...
- Friday, May 24th, 2013
Music rings through every chapter of Scott Butler’s life story. He performed in a youth choir and later played trombone in high school. During college, he...
- Thursday, May 16th, 2013
- Scripps Green Hospital
Last spring, Sven Jensen got the news nobody wants to receive. Doctors diagnosed a fast-growing malignant tumor at the base of his tongue, which had spread...
- Friday, April 26th, 2013
- Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
The NCAA basketball season has just ended, but San Diego State head coach Steve Fisher will still keep track of important scores. His health scores. “When it...
- Tuesday, April 9th, 2013
Blake Peter will be forever grateful that paramedics took him to the Conrad Prebys Emergency and Trauma Center at Scripps Mercy Hospital. Blake can’t...
- Monday, March 18th, 2013
- Scripps Mercy Hospital
True to her name, Luz Villafana lights up a room with her optimism and bravery. The breast cancer survivor, whose first name is Spanish for “light,” has made...
- Thursday, January 10th, 2013
- Scripps Polster Breast Care Center
Ever wonder how hot a baseball field can get in the summer? Padres first baseman Yonder Alonso remembers a game in Alabama where the heat from his metal...
- Friday, August 3rd, 2012
When Jordan Button was 23 years old, she made a life-altering decision. At 5’8” and 271 pounds, she had struggled for most of her young life to manage her...
- Friday, July 27th, 2012
- Scripps Clinic Del Mar
The road to raising young athletes today often seems filled with hazardous conditions. “There are a lot of myths out there about the best ways to help kids...
- Thursday, July 5th, 2012