Scripps Health News, Press Releases, Wellness Tips and More

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Health and Wellness | May 22, 2023 12am

Can Your Nails Show Signs of an Illness?

Learn what certain color and texture changes in your fingernail may reveal about your health, including underlying conditions.
Health and Wellness | May 22, 2023 12am

What Is the Difference Between Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease?

Alzheimer's disease is the most common type of dementia. It is a progressive brain disorder. Early detection and medications can help.
Scripps in the News | May 15, 2023 12am

The Latest on Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Dr. Scott Eisman discussed causes, prevention and treatments for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with U.S. News & World Report.
Health and Wellness | May 11, 2023 12am

Good Fats vs Bad Fats

Obesity is a large problem. Cutting fats helps. But there are good fats and bad fats. Learn which to avoid and which to get more of.
Health and Wellness | May 4, 2023 12am

7 Tips To Prevent Sports-related Injuries in Children

Youth sports help keep children fit and healthy, but preventative steps should be taken to avoid sports-related injuries in children. Follow our tips.
News Releases | May 3, 2023 12am

Leapfrog Awards ‘A’ Safety Grade to All 5 Scripps Hospital Campuses

Scripps hospitals have received the highest grade for patient safety from Leapfrog, an independent health care watchdog group.
Health and Wellness | May 3, 2023 12am

LGBTQ+ Health Care Needs: What Are They?

LGBTQ+ communities face many health challenges, including access to mental health services, rising STI rates and certain cancers.
Health and Wellness | May 2, 2023 12am

How to Use Food as Medicine (video/podcast)

A healthy eating pattern can help prevent and manage chronic, diet-related diseases. A Scripps physician explains food as medicine.
Scripps in the News | May 2, 2023 12am

Scripps MD Anderson Expert Shares Latest Tips To Safeguard Skin

May is national skin cancer awareness month. Scripps MD Anderson cancer expert, Hugh Greenway, MD, offers the latest skin safety tips and more.
Health and Wellness | May 2, 2023 12am

Is Organic Produce Worth It?

Should you spend more for organic foods? A recent study shows that eating more organic food can protect you from cancer. A Scripps nutrition expert explains...