Scripps Health News, Press Releases, Wellness Tips and More

Learn more about Scripps Health in San Diego through our news center. Using the filters below, you can find news releases, wellness articles, patient stories, health tips from our physicians and highlights of recent media coverage.

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Scripps in the News | May 23, 2024

Media Spotlight on Patient Discharge Delays at Hospitals

A hospital patient sits on a hospital bed looking out the window as he waits to be discharged.
A recent article by MedPage Today shined a light on the growing problem of hospital avoidable bed days.
Health and Wellness | May 22, 2024

Celebrating a Century: How Scripps' Founders Shaped San Diego's Health Care

Scripps founders Ellen Browning Scripps and Mother Mary Michael Cummings
Scripps turns 100 this year. Founded by Ellen Browning Scripps and Mother Mary Michael Cummings, it is now a leading health care system.
Scripps in the News | May 22, 2024

Scripps Health CEO Among Great Leaders in Healthcare

Chris Van Gorder was recently included in the list of Great Leaders in Healthcare published annually by Becker’s Hospital Review.
Health and Wellness | May 21, 2024

LGBTQ+ Health Care Needs: What Are They?

LGBTQ+ communities face many health challenges, including access to quality care, mental health services, rising STI rates and more.
Health and Wellness | May 21, 2024

How to Convince the Man in Your Life to Get a Checkup

Men visit the doctor less often than women, risking their health. Follow our tips to encourage the man in your life to get a checkup.
Health and Wellness | May 20, 2024

What Are the Best Ways to Remove Dark Circles Under the Eyes?

Understanding the causes of dark circles under the eyes determines the most effective treatments. A Scripps Clinic plastic surgeon explains.
Health and Wellness | May 15, 2024

Can Humans Get Sick from Bird Flu?

Bird flu can cause illness in some animals but rarely in humans.
Stay informed about the bird flu outbreak: The CDC says the risk to humans is low but remains vigilant. Learn what to do if infected.
News Releases | May 14, 2024

Scripps Clinic Physicians Are First in San Diego County to Use Ultrasound to Monitor Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Learn how a group of Scripps Clinic gastroenterologists are making new strides in IBD care for patients.
Health and Wellness | May 14, 2024

10 Superfoods You Can Grow In Your Garden

You can grow nutrient-rich vegetables and fruits in your own garden, including blueberries, kale and tomatoes.
Check out these nutrient-dense fruits and veggies. They're loaded with vitamins and minerals and you can grow them in your own garden.
Scripps in the News | May 13, 2024

Breakthroughs in Treating Complex Knee Injuries

Orthopedic patient Tatum Vedder headshot. Vedder is smiling in the sun.
Scripps Clinic orthopedic surgeon Tim Wang, MD, devised a comprehensive surgical plan for his patient, Tatum Vedder, including two rare surgeries.