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Family Medicine | November 12, 2019

What Causes Allergies? Could It Be Something Else? (podcast)

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A Scripps allergist discusses allergies, including what causes allergies, different types of allergies and treatments.
    Health and Wellness | November 6, 2019

    My Doctor Is Not In, Can I See an NP or a PA?

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    Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants work under the supervision of a physician but both are trained to treat you.
      Health and Wellness | November 6, 2019

      Sexually Transmitted Diseases are on the Rise

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      Chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis - among the most common sexually transmitted diseases- are on the rise. Learn how to protect yourself.
        Health and Wellness | November 5, 2019

        Medicare Wellness Visit or Physical Exam?

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        A Medicare annual wellness visit is not the same as a full physical exam. Learn the difference before scheduling an appointment.
          Health and Wellness | November 4, 2019

          All About Allergies (video)

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          Ronald Simon, MD, an allergy specialist at Scripps Clinic explains what causes allergies and how to reduce allergy symptoms.
            Health and Wellness | October 31, 2019

            Alcohol and Heart Disease: What You Need To Know

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            The benefits of alcohol depend on the person's health and how much he or she drinks. Excessive drinking is bad for your heart. Learn what is safe.
              Health and Wellness | October 29, 2019

              What Causes Infertility in Women and Men? (podcast)

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              Scripps fertility specialists discuss the causes of infertility in women and men and explain infertility treatment options.
                Health and Wellness | October 25, 2019

                What’s the Best Way to Remove a Non-Cancerous Mole?

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                Mole removal can be easily done, but scarring may occur. Board-certified plastic surgeons are experts at minimizing scarring.
                  Health and Wellness | October 22, 2019

                  5 Fun Facts About Boogers

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                  Everybody has dried nasal mucus or nose boogers. A Scripps pediatrician explains what boogers are and what they say about your health.
                    Health and Wellness | October 21, 2019

                    Fertility Issues and Miscarriage (video)

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                    Two Scripps fertility specialists discuss what causes infertility and infertility treatment options for people having difficulty getting pregnant.