Scripps Health News, Press Releases, Wellness Tips and More

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Patient Stories | August 22, 2023

Competitive Spirit Helps Hodgkin’s Lymphoma Patient Beat Cancer

Brad Samuel smiles and credits the lifesaving advanced medicine practiced by the Scripps Blood and Marrow Transplant Program.
Brad Samuel invoked his competitive spirit during treatment for Hodgkin’s lymphoma, including successful stem cell transplant at Scripps.
Patient Stories | August 21, 2023

Scripps Monitoring Solves ‘Mystery’ Behind Patient’s Seizures

Ariana Collopy smiles at the beach after Scripps doctors helped find the right medication to control her seizures.
Continuous epilepsy monitoring got to the root of the mysterious cause of Ariana Collopy’s seizures and helped her get the right medication.
Patient Stories | August 21, 2023

Scripps Healthy Lifestyle Program Helps Patient Prevent Diabetes

Nancy Butsumyo smiles on the pickleball court. A prediabetes diagnosis was a wakeup call to make lifestyle changes to prevent type 2 diabetes, which runs in her family.
Nancy Butsumyo’s prediabetes diagnosis was a wakeup call to make lifestyle changes to prevent type 2 diabetes, which runs in her family.
Patient Stories | April 17, 2023

A Team Approach to Advanced Breast Cancer

With the pandemic in full swing, Kristen Vengler was diagnosed with breast cancer. Learn how her care team made a big difference.
Heart & Vascular | April 17, 2023

Advanced Cardiac Care Helps Patient Overcome Heart Failure

Advanced cardiac care at Scripps helped Eric Roberts overcome heart failure and COVID. Learn about his life-saving treatment.
Health and Wellness | April 17, 2023

New Knee Procedure Helps Athlete Overcome Torn ACL

A young athlete is active again thanks to BEAR, a new knee implant procedure to repair a torn anterior cruciate ligament. Learn about BEAR.
Health and Wellness | April 12, 2023

Pregnant with Triplets: Family Finds Right Care

A San Diego area couple welcomed triplets with help from perinatologists who specialize in complicated pregnancies at Scripps.
Patient Stories | November 22, 2022

How to Tell If You Have Testicular Cancer

Testicular cancer is most common in young men. Learn when to go to the doctor. The most common symptom is painless swelling or a lump.
Patient Stories | November 22, 2022

Cervical Cancer Can’t Stop Mom from Having Baby

A cervical cancer patient is thankful for the fertility-sparing procedure that allowed her to get pregnant and give birth to a baby girl.
Patient Stories | November 22, 2022

Painter Uses Art to Help Beat Tonsil Cancer

Painter Mark DeSalvo drew strength during tonsil cancer treatment by decorating rocks with positive messages for a garden at Scripps.