Scripps Health News, Press Releases, Wellness Tips and More

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Health and Wellness | November 14, 2019

Freshening Up Your Face with Cosmetic Dermatology

How to get healthy skin without invasive surgery. Try cosmetic dermatology, which includes Botox and fillers.
    Health and Wellness | November 13, 2019

    What Is BMI? (video)

    Dr. Ken Fujioka, a weight management specialist at Scripps, explains what body mass index reveals about your health.
      Family Medicine | November 12, 2019

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

      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?

        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

          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?

            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)

              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

                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)

                  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?

                    Mole removal can be easily done, but scarring may occur. Board-certified plastic surgeons are experts at minimizing scarring.