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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 | September 15, 2021

Media Spotlight: Prebys Cancer Center Opens at Scripps Mercy Hospital

Local news outlets covered the opening of Prebys Cancer Center on the campus of Scripps Mercy Hospital in Hillcrest. Take a closer look at those stories.
News Releases | September 15, 2021

Scripps Expert Urges Early Flu Shot Before the Season Intensifies

Scripps expert discusses how important getting a flu shot is, especially now while health resources continue to be strained by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Health and Wellness | September 15, 2021

What Are the Early Signs of Type 2 Diabetes?

Knowing the early signs of type 2 diabetes can help prevent or delay development of this chronic illness and its multiple symptoms.
Health and Wellness | September 14, 2021

How Does High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) Affect Pregnancy? (podcast)

If not treated, hypertension (high blood pressure) during pregnancy can cause major complications for mom and unborn child. Learn more.
News Releases | September 13, 2021

Prebys Cancer Center Opens Today at Scripps Mercy Hospital

The new comprehensive cancer care facility opened its doors today to serve patients from central and south San Diego County.
Health and Wellness | September 13, 2021

Genetic Counseling and Testing for Cancer: Is it Right for You?

Learn the pros and cons of genetic counseling and testing for cancer, including the role of family history and testing limitations.
Health and Wellness | September 10, 2021

8 Ways to Build a Strong Relationship with Your Doctor

Improve your relationship with your primary care physician by preparing questions, following care plan, using patient portal and more.
Health and Wellness | September 10, 2021

How Does Peer Pressure Affect a Teen’s Social Development?

Learn how teen peer pressure could affect your teen's social development in positive and negative ways. A Scripps pediatrician explains.
Health and Wellness | September 9, 2021

5 “Diet” Foods That Can Backfire

Just because a food says "diet," that doesn't mean it's good for weight loss efforts. A Scripps weight management expert weighs in.
News Releases | September 8, 2021

Scripps Unveils Incentive Program as COVID-19 Unemployment Expires

Bonuses are available to new hires in food services and environmental services positions, as COVID-19 unemployment benefits expire.