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  • Health and Wellness

    5 Tips for a Safe Vacation

    If you are traveling overseas this summer, make sure your immunizations are up to date. But even day trips to the beach require a little planning to make...

    • Tuesday, July 12th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Don’t Sweat It

    Scripps physician is the first in San Diego to use non-invasive technology Excessive underarm sweating can be very frustrating. Clothes get stained,...

    • Tuesday, July 12th, 2011
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    Living with Congestive Heart Failure

    By James (Tom) Heywood, MD, Scripps Health What does it mean when the heart fails? While its name might suggest otherwise, congestive heart failure doesn’t...

    • Monday, June 27th, 2011
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    Can Sunscreen Cause Skin Cancer?

    Some skin care products contain ingredients that make you more sensitive to sun and increase your skin cancer risk. While sunscreen use is still essential,...

    • Tuesday, June 14th, 2011
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    Hot Tips for a Cool Summer

    After the long winter you’re probably ready to enjoy fun in the sun. Before racing out the door, refresh your knowledge of some outdoor perils and how to...

    • Tuesday, June 14th, 2011
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    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
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    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
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    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
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    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