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Scripps Doctors Share Why Our Bodies Do Strange Things

Dr. John Spinosa, chief of staff and a pathologist at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla, contributed his expertise for an article in the Health section of the San Diego Union-Tribune. The article, “Getting to the Bottom of Why Our Bodies Do Strange Things,” gives insights into common health mysteries including why we get goose bumps, charley horses, hiccups and brain freezes. Dr. Raneth Heng, a family physician at Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine, also contributed to the story.

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