Scripps Health News, Press Releases, Wellness Tips and More

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Health and Wellness | November 1, 2023

Should I Get Screened for Lung Cancer? (video/podcast)

In this video/podcast, Dr. Samir Makani, an interventional pulmonologist, explains the importance of early detection for lung cancer.
Health and Wellness | November 1, 2023

MD vs DO: What’s the Difference?

A medical doctor (MD) and a doctor of osteopathic medicine (DO) have similar training but different approaches to care. Learn more.
Health and Wellness | October 31, 2023

What Are the Early Signs of Type 2 Diabetes?

An African-American woman uses a device to monitor her blood glucose and keep her diabetes in check.
Knowing the early signs of type 2 diabetes, including high blood sugar levels, can help prevent or delay this chronic illness.
Health and Wellness | October 30, 2023

Vaccine Q&A: COVID-19, Flu, and RSV

A band aid is placed over arm where vaccination injections for flu, COVID and RSV was given.
Prepare for the fall/winter respiratory illness season. Get vaccinated against COVID-19, flu and RSV. Vaccines are safe and effective.
Health and Wellness | October 26, 2023

5 Things to Consider When Choosing a Pediatrician

Learn what to consider when looking for a pediatrician. How do they act with my child? Are they easy to reach? Offer after-hours care?
Health and Wellness | October 25, 2023

How to Get a Better Night’s Sleep for Good Health

A woman gets restful sleep, result of practicing good sleep hygiene.
A Scripps psychologist and sleep expert offers tips on how to fight off insomnia and avoid health problems associated with sleep deprivation.
Scripps in the News | October 19, 2023

Scripps Patient Calls Her Breast Cancer Experience a ‘Gift’

Kelly O'Connor provides the Union-Tribune with a guest commentary on breast cancer. Learn how the experience transformed her life.
Health and Wellness | October 19, 2023

Is PPO Insurance Worth the Cost?

A woman reviews the pros and cons of a PPO.
PPO insurance offers flexibility and coverage, even if you go outside of the network. Learn the difference between a PPO and HMO plan.
Health and Wellness | October 19, 2023

What Are the Warning Signs and Symptoms of an Aortic Aneurysm?

A physician discusses treatment with aortic aneurysm patient.
Learn the signs and symptoms of aortic aneurysms. Early detection and treatment can prevent a rupture and internal bleeding.
Health and Wellness | October 12, 2023

How to Choose a Primary Care Doctor (video/podcast)

Thumbnail for video featuring Dr. Kosha Nathwani offering tips for selecting a primary care physician.
Kosha Nathwani, MD, a family medicine physician, offers tips on what to consider when picking a primary care doctor. Trust is important.