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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 | February 26, 2021

Honoring San Diego’s Finest Nurses in 2020-2021

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These eight registered nurses from Scripps go out of their way, every day, to care for patients and support their colleagues.
Health and Wellness | February 23, 2021

Hispanic Women and Heart Disease: What To Look For

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Obesity, hypertension and diabetes are major risk factors. Heart disease is the second leading cause of death among Hispanic women.
Health and Wellness | February 23, 2021

Connect with Your Health Care: Enroll in MyScripps Patient Portal

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MyScripps is safe and secure, easy to use, important to have during pandemic. Use it to make appointments, including for COVID vaccine.
Heart & Vascular | February 23, 2021

What Does a Heart Attack Feel Like? (video)

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A Scripps cardiologist explains well-known and less-known signs of a heart attack, risk factors, prevention and when to seek care.
Health and Wellness | February 19, 2021

What Is Gender Confirmation Surgery?

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Manish Champaneria, MD, a Scripps plastic surgeon, explains transgender surgery, including male-to-female and female-to-male procedures.
Health and Wellness | February 16, 2021

What Happens After a COVID Diagnosis? (podcast)

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A Scripps doctor explains how to isolate after testing positive for COVID-19, monitor for symptoms and when to seek emergency care.
Health and Wellness | February 16, 2021

Heart Disease in African-American Women: What To Look For

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Black women are overburdened by heart disease. Learn the risk factors. Heart disease patients are also at risk of problems from COVID.
Health and Wellness | February 12, 2021

How Love Affects Your Heart

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Love promotes heart health. Having love in your life can help you recover from illness. Avoid broken heart syndrome, however.
Health and Wellness | February 10, 2021

What Are the Different Types of Hysterectomy?

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A Scripps OB-GYN explains the different types of hysterectomy or uterus removal procedures - abdominal, vaginal and laparoscopic.
Health and Wellness | February 9, 2021

Why Do Uterine Fibroids Cause Pain and Bleeding?

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Uterine fibroids rarely are cancerous but large or multiple fibroids can cause pain and bleeding. A Scripps OB-GYN explains treatments.