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Health and Wellness | March 28, 2020

What We Know About COVID-19 and Pregnancy

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Pregnant women are an "at risk" population during the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn why and what Scripps is doing to increase their safety.
Health and Wellness | March 25, 2020

Coronavirus Prevention: Your 20-Second Handwashing Playlist

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The CDC recommends handwashing often and for at least 20 seconds to help prevent coronavirus. Here is our handwashing music playlist.
Health and Wellness | March 20, 2020

How to Prevent Ear Infections in Children

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Ear infections are more common in children than in adults. Learn why and what you can do to prevent middle ear infections in kids.
Health and Wellness | March 20, 2020

Healthy Eating Habits for Kids (video)

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A Scripps pediatrician offers advice on how to encourage healthy eating habits for kids and why this is important for their development.
Health and Wellness | March 18, 2020

Are Pets Affected By Coronavirus?

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There is no evidence that pets can get COVID-19 or transmit it; still practice good hygiene and include your pets in any family emergency planning.
Health and Wellness | March 18, 2020

Talking to Kids About Coronavirus

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Be calm and reassuring when addressing questions about COVID-19 with your child. Teach them how to reduce spreading of germs.
Health and Wellness | March 17, 2020

How Do You Get Shingles? Who’s at Risk? (podcast)

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If you've ever had chickenpox, you're at risk of shingles, an itchy and painful condition. Learn the causes and treatments.
Health and Wellness | March 12, 2020

Hot Flashes and Night Sweats: Managing Menopause Symptoms

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Menopause symptoms can be unpredictable. Scripps physician, Gay Walker discusses options including hormone replacement therapy.
Health and Wellness | March 11, 2020

Do I Need a TB Test? What Happens If I Test Positive for TB?

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A positive TB test does not necessarily mean you have tuberculosis. More testing is needed to see if it's latent or active TB.
Health and Wellness | March 11, 2020

How to Get Your Child to Poop Regularly

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Potty training can be challenging when your toddler is reluctant to go. Follow our tips to help your child go regularly.