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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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Scripps in the News | February 1, 2021

Article Offers Tips to Monitor Loved Ones Hospitalized with COVID

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The Washington Post interviewed Dr, Ghazala Sharieff, MD, MBA for tips on how family members can monitor loved ones who are hospitalized with COVID-19.
Scripps in the News | January 29, 2021

Scripps Allergist Dispels Concerns About Allergic Reaction to COVID-19 Vaccines

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Allergist Ron Simon, MD, was recently interviewed about the extremely small risk of having an allergic reaction to one of the COVID-19 vaccines.
Health and Wellness | January 29, 2021

What Is Cervical Cancer? Can It Be Prevented?

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A Scripps OB-GYN discusses the causes, signs and treatments for cervical cancer and how it is largely preventable with the HPV vaccine.
Health and Wellness | January 29, 2021

Could You Have Polycystic Ovary Syndrome?

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A Scripps OB-GYN discusses symptoms of Policystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS), which include acne, irregular menstrual cycle, excess hair.
Scripps in the News | January 27, 2021

Breast Cancer Survivor Now Turns Her Energy Toward Helping Others

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After beating breast cancer, North County resident Carrie Steele is focused on helping other cancer patients. Learn more about her inspiring mindset.
Health and Wellness | January 26, 2021

The COVID-19 Vaccine: What You Need to Know (video)

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Dr. Mark Shalauta, primary care and vaccine expert, discusses the COVID-19 vaccine, who needs it, safety and benefits of vaccination.
Health and Wellness | January 26, 2021

What Medical Rights Do Minors Have?

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Parents have limited access to their children's medical records once they turn 12. Learn how Scripps applies these health privacy laws.
Scripps in the News | January 22, 2021

CBS 8 News Explores Reasons Behind Declining Cancer Death Rates in U.S.

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Cancer death rates continue to fall in the U.S. for the 27th straight year. Take an in-depth look at why as CBS News 8 interviews Thomas Buchholz, MD.
Scripps in the News | January 19, 2021

UT Columnist Thanks Scripps La Jolla Staff for COVID-19 Care

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San Diego Union-Tribune columnist received COVID-19 care and thanks doctors, nurses and other staff and employees at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla.
Health and Wellness | January 18, 2021

The COVID-19 Vaccine: What to Know

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Get info about the coronavirus vaccine from a source you can trust. Scripps explains how the vaccine works and how it will be distributed in San Diego.