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Health and Wellness | November 23, 2020

How To Fix Turkey Neck with Plastic Surgery

Sagging neck skin, also known as turkey neck, can be fixed with plastic surgery. Dr. Pacella explains laser, necklift and other methods.
Health and Wellness | November 20, 2020

How to Get Rid of Nausea

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Nausea can be pregnancy-related or caused by stress, medication, low-blood sugar and dehydration. Learn how to get rid of nausea.
News Releases | November 19, 2020

Scripps Joins Top US Hospitals Encouraging Everyone to #MaskUp

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Scripps Health is among 100 health care systems that have come together with an urgent plea for all Americans — mask up.
Health and Wellness | November 19, 2020

What Is Diabetes? (video)

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Dr. Athena Philis-Tsimikas of the Scripps Whittier Diabetes Institute explains type 1 and type 2 diabetes, symptoms and who is at risk.
Health and Wellness | November 19, 2020

5 Helpful Things to Know for Alzheimer’s Caregivers

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People caring for loved ones with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias need a lot of help. Learn where to find it and ways to cope.
Coronavirus | November 18, 2020

What Are the Benefits of Bariatric Surgery During COVID-19 Pandemic?

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People with severe obesity and obesity-related conditions are at high risk of severe illness from COVID-19. Bariatric surgery can help.
Scripps in the News | November 18, 2020

Scripps CMO Says Hospitals Bracing for COVID-19 Spike After Thanksgiving

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Chief Medical Officer Ghazala Sharieff, MD, told KPBS that Scripps Health is bracing for a spike in COVID-19 hospitalizations following the Thanksgiving...
Health and Wellness | November 18, 2020

Why Does My Knee Hurt?

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It could be wear and tear or a sports injury that is causing you knee pain. Treatment can range from rest to knee replacement surgery.
Scripps in the News | November 16, 2020

New Approach to Lung Cancer Diagnoses at Scripps Makes Headlines

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News outlets recently interviewed Samir Makani, MD, about new technology at Scripps that aims to diagnose lung diseases and lung cancer earlier.
Health and Wellness | November 16, 2020

How To Maintain A Healthy Lifestyle During COVID-19 (video)

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Marni Hillinger, MD, discusses ways to maintain a healthy lifestyle during the COVID-19 pandemic when people are staying at home more.