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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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Health and Wellness | November 23, 2022 12am

Is Microdiscectomy Right for You?

Microdiscectomy is a type of spine surgery that can help relieve pain from a herniated lumbar disc. Learn how it works and when it's needed.
Patient Stories | November 22, 2022 12am

Painter Uses Art to Help Beat Tonsil Cancer

Painter Mark DeSalvo drew strength during tonsil cancer treatment by decorating rocks with positive messages for a garden at Scripps.
Patient Stories | November 22, 2022 12am

Cervical Cancer Can’t Stop Mom from Having Baby

A cervical cancer patient is thankful for the fertility-sparing procedure that allowed her to get pregnant and give birth to a baby girl.
Patient Stories | November 22, 2022 12am

How to Tell If You Have Testicular Cancer

Testicular cancer is most common in young men. Learn when to go to the doctor. The most common symptom is painless swelling or lump.
Health and Wellness | November 22, 2022 12am

Young Athlete Thrives After Beating Testicular Cancer

Sean O’Callaghan, 22, is back to playing sports and working out after successful treatment for testicular cancer at Scripps MD Anderson.
Health and Wellness | November 22, 2022 12am

Living with Diabetes and the Risk of Depression (video/podcast)

A Scripps expert discusses diabetes and mental health. People with diabetes are at higher risk of depression. Learn about treatments.
Health and Wellness | November 21, 2022 12am

Orthopedic Doctor Mixes Love of Sports and Medicine

Jan Fronek is an orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist with an impressive sports background. He’s a former competitive skier.
Health and Wellness | November 21, 2022 12am

New Hope on Horizon for Heart Valve Patients

A new minimally invasive heart valve replacement procedure is showing early success in a clinical trial at Scripps.
Health and Wellness | November 21, 2022 12am

New Minimally Invasive Procedure Fixes Torn Rotator Cuffs

Scripps orthopedic surgeons are performing a new minimally invasive procedure that uses a balloon implant to fix torn rotator cuffs.
Health and Wellness | November 21, 2022 12am

When Should You Start Looking for a Pediatrician?

Parents-to-be should find and meet with their pediatrician before their baby is born to establish care and ask questions.