Scripps Health News, Press Releases, Wellness Tips and More

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Patient Stories | November 22, 2022 12am

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 lump.
Patient Stories | November 22, 2022 12am

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 12am

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.
Health and Wellness | November 22, 2022 12am

Young Athlete Thrives After Beating Testicular Cancer

Sean O’Callaghan, 22, is back to playing sports and working out after successful treatment for testicular cancer at Scripps MD Anderson.
Health and Wellness | August 17, 2022 12am

Bariatric Surgery Success Story: Elizabeth Mireles Riggs

Elizabeth Mireles Riggs lost more than 100 pounds with help from bariatric surgery. She shares her weight-loss success story at Scripps.
Patient Stories | June 2, 2022 12am

Bariatric Surgery Helped Dustin Smith Conquer New Heights

Dustin Smith’s journey to health started with accredited bariatric surgery by one of the most experienced weight loss surgeons in Southern California.
Patient Stories | June 2, 2022 12am

Pandemic Setbacks Reignited Michelle’s Commitment to Health

Michelle Feliciano hit roadblocks during the pandemic until she recommitted to weight loss and set out on the road to health.
Patient Stories | February 23, 2022 12am

Rare Lung Disorder Can’t Stop This Marathon Runner

Talia Tuluie continues to run marathons even after a lobectomy to treat a lung disorder. She credits Scripps.
Patient Stories | August 9, 2021 12am

A Journey Through Ovarian Cancer

When gallbladder surgery revealed something more alarming, Edith Rodriguez turned to the experts at Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center.
Patient Stories | August 9, 2021 12am

Cancer Diagnosis Was First Step in Journey to Health

Gloria Carrasco found comfort, support and guidance in her cancer care treatment at Scripss MD Anderson Cancer Center.