Scripps Health News, Press Releases, Wellness Tips and More

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Health and Wellness | May 15, 2024

Can Humans Get Sick from Bird Flu?

Bird flu can cause illness in some animals but rarely in humans.
Stay informed about the bird flu outbreak: The CDC says the risk to humans is low but remains vigilant. Learn what to do if infected.
News Releases | May 14, 2024

Scripps Clinic Physicians Are First in San Diego County to Use Ultrasound to Monitor Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Learn how a group of Scripps Clinic gastroenterologists are making new strides in IBD care for patients.
Health and Wellness | May 14, 2024

10 Superfoods You Can Grow In Your Garden

You can grow nutrient-rich vegetables and fruits in your own garden, including blueberries, kale and tomatoes.
Check out these nutrient-dense fruits and veggies. They're loaded with vitamins and minerals and you can grow them in your own garden.
Scripps in the News | May 13, 2024

Breakthroughs in Treating Complex Knee Injuries

Orthopedic patient Tatum Vedder headshot. Vedder is smiling in the sun.
Scripps Clinic orthopedic surgeon Tim Wang, MD, devised a comprehensive surgical plan for his patient, Tatum Vedder, including two rare surgeries.
News Releases | May 9, 2024

Scripps Clinic Cardiologists First in County to Implant Newly Approved Devices to Repair Leaky Tricuspid Heart Valve

Learn how two Scripps Clinic interventional cardiologists became the first in San Diego County to use approved devices that avoid open heart surgery.
Health and Wellness | May 9, 2024

Can Wearable Devices Help with Heart Health?

A man checks on his heart rate using a wearable device after working out.
Learn the pros and cons of using wearable devices for heart health. Devices can monitor heart rate, blood pressure and activity levels.
Health and Wellness | May 9, 2024

Five Things to Know About Integrative Cardiology

A woman heart patient holds a heart figure.
Here are five things from a Scripps Clinic cardiologist to know about integrative heart care, which focuses on caring for all aspects of a person’s health.
Scripps in the News | May 7, 2024

An In-Depth Look at Palliative Care for Metastatic Breast Cancer

The news website Everyday Health interviews Scripps experts on palliative care for metastic breast cancer. See what it aims to achieve and more.
Health and Wellness | May 7, 2024

How Can I Lower My Risk for Osteoporosis?

Learn the risk factors for osteoporosis as we age, including autoimmune diseases, restrictive eating and prolonged medication use.
Health and Wellness | April 29, 2024

Men’s Sexual Health Supplements: Are They Safe?

The market for men's sexual health supplements is growing. But are they safe? Do they work? Talk to your doctor first before using.