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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 16, 2022 12am

How to Prevent Blood Clots During Long Travel

Long-distance travel is a risk factor for deep vein thrombosis, a blood clot that can lead to health problems. Learn who's at risk.
Health and Wellness | November 8, 2022 12am

What Is an MRSA Staph Infection?

A MRSA infection is a bacterial infection caused by a strain that is resistant to standard antibiotics. Learn how to protect yourself.
Health and Wellness | November 7, 2022 12am

What Are Causes of Epilepsy and Treatments? (video/podcast)

Epilepsy is a type of seizure disorder with many causes and treatments, including medication and surgery. A Scripps neurologist explains.
November 4, 2022 12am

In the News: Spotlight on National Diabetes Month

November is National Diabetes Month and Scripps physician Athena Philis-Tsimikas, MD, shared insights with the KPBS-TV “Evening Edition.”
News Releases | November 2, 2022 12am

Scripps MD Anderson Starts Countywide Lung Cancer Screening Program

Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center offers a comprehensive, multidisciplinary lung cancer screening program. Learn how it addresses an unmet need and more.
Health and Wellness | November 2, 2022 12am

What Is Transgender Affirming Surgery? (video)

A Scripps plastic surgeon explains gender confirmation surgery, including female to male and male to female procedures.
Health and Wellness | November 2, 2022 12am

5 Helpful Things to Know for Alzheimer’s Caregivers

People caring for loved ones with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias need a lot of help. Learn where to find support and guidance.
Health and Wellness | November 1, 2022 12am

When to See Your Doctor for a Urinary Tract Infection (podcast)

Varuna Raizada, MD, a urogynecologist at Scripps Clinic, discusses urinary tract infections, causes, risk factors and treatment options.
Health and Wellness | November 1, 2022 12am

So You Need a New Primary Care Doctor

Follow our guide to help you choose a new primary care doctor if you have moved, changed jobs, health plans or want to change doctors.
Health and Wellness | October 31, 2022 12am

Grandparenting Classes: Preparing for a Role of a Lifetime

Grandparenting classes help new grandparents prepare for their new role and responsibilities. Scripps offers free online classes.