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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 | December 29, 2020

Is Sore Throat a Symptom of COVID-19? What Else Could It Be?

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A sore throat is COVID symptom. But it could also be a sign of a cold, flu, allergy or strep throat. Learn when to seek treatment.
Health and Wellness | December 29, 2020

Is Your Face Mask Causing Acne?

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Follow our tips to prevent mask-related acne or maskne, including moisturizing, avoiding makeup, wearing masks properly and more.
Scripps in the News | December 28, 2020

Scripps ER Doctor Pleads With Public to Stay Home for Holidays

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In a San Diego Union-Tribune article, Scripps emergency physician Juan Tovar, MD, pleaded with the public to help avoid spreading the coronavirus further.
Scripps in the News | December 28, 2020

KPBS-TV Features Scripps Nurse Practitioner on COVID-19 Front Lines

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KPBS-TV featured Scripps nurse practitioner Charlotte Thomas as part of its “Pandemic Profiles” series. Thomas works in the ICU at Scripps Mercy Chula Vista.
Health and Wellness | December 23, 2020

Is It Safe to Breastfeed During COVID-19?

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Breastfeeding has many health benefits for you and your baby. If concerned about breastfeeding during the pandemic, follow these tips.
Health and Wellness | December 22, 2020

Diabetes and COVID-19- Learn the Facts (podcast)

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People with diabetes are at high risk for severe illness from COVID-19. Dr. Matthew Levine explains how to prevent and manage diabetes.
Scripps in the News | December 22, 2020

Critical Need to Continue Cancer Screenings Amid Pandemic

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The San Diego Union-Tribune interviewed Thomas Buchholz, MD, about the need for patients to continue their cancer screenings during the COVID-19 pandemic.
News Releases | December 16, 2020

Scripps Hospitals Named to 2020 California Opioid Care Honor Roll

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Cal Hospital Compare (CHC) named all four of Scripps Health’s hospitals to its 2020 Opioid Care Honor Roll. Learn more about this inaugural list and more.
Health and Wellness | December 11, 2020

Inside Out Apple Pie: A Holiday Treat to Make at Home

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Looking for a holiday treat to make ? Try this recipe for inside out apple pie. Chef Fri Reyes shows you how to make this tasty dessert.
Health and Wellness | December 11, 2020

How to Manage Diabetes During COVID-19 (video)

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Dr. Matthew Levine, an endocrinologist at Scripps, offers tips to help prevent type 2 diabetes and to manage diabetes during COVID-19.