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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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Scripps in the News | May 19, 2022

San Diego Magazine Profiles Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla Nurse

The 40-week program at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla provides newly graduated nurses a bridge from the classroom to the patient care setting.
Scripps in the News | April 18, 2022

Commentary: Improving Care for High-Risk Pregnant Moms and Babies

Sean Daneshmand, MD recently wrote a commentary for Becker’s Hospital Review about the urgent need for health systems to improve care for moms and babies.
Scripps in the News | April 7, 2022

In the News: Spotlight on Oral Cancer Awareness Month

Learn more about the connection between oral cancer and HPV from Brendan Gaylis, MD, during Oral Cancer Awareness Month..
Scripps in the News | March 23, 2022

Scripps MD Anderson Patient Speaks Out on Colorectal Cancer Screening

Colorectal cancer survivor, Bobby Day, spoke with local media to about his cancer experience. Learn about his journey and more insights from experts.
Scripps in the News | March 14, 2022

In the News: City of San Diego Hosts Health Care Heroes Celebration

The city of San Diego, the Hospital Association of San Diego and Imperial Counties, recently proclaimed March 2022 as Health Care Heroes Month.
Scripps in the News | March 9, 2022

CBS 8 News Examines Ways to Improve the Youth Sports Experience

CBS 8 News interviewed Paul Stricker, MD, about what’s driving the decline of youth sports participation, and how to improve the youth sports experience.
Scripps in the News | February 4, 2022

Scripps Encinitas Nurse Shares Front-Line Experiences with NBC 7

NBC 7 News recently interviewed Scripps emergency department nurse Katelyn Renneisen about her experiences caring for COVID-19 patients.
Scripps in the News | January 27, 2022

Wall Street Journal Interviews Scripps Lab Director about COVID-19 Testing

The Wall Street Journal interviews a Scripps Health Lab Director about COVID testing that are available and guidelines on who should get tested and when.
Scripps in the News | January 25, 2022

Union-Tribune Profiles Scripps Mercy Hospital Staff Amid COVID Surge

The San Diego Union-Tribune recently interviewed Scripps Health staff providing care to COVID patients during the Omicron surge.
Scripps in the News | January 24, 2022

In the News: Tennis Legend Reveals Cancer, Spurs Conversations

Tennis legend Chris Evert recently announced her ovarian cancer diagnosis. Learn key takeaways from a Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center expert.