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Health and Wellness | July 2, 2020

Caring for Coronavirus Patients

Scripps nurses from the emergency room and intensive care units share what is involved with caring for COVID-19 patients.
Women’s Health | July 1, 2020

Is it Safe to Schedule a Mammogram During Coronavirus Pandemic?

Don't delay your annual mammogram. Scripps breast care locations have safety measures to prevent spread of COVID-19.
Health and Wellness | July 1, 2020

COVID-19: Our Greatest Fear as the Community Opens Up (Video)

In this video, ER and ICU nurses urge the public to continue social distancing, frequent handwashing, wearing masks to prevent COVID-19.
Health and Wellness | June 29, 2020

Handwashing or Hand Sanitizer?

Both hand-washing and using hand sanitizer are effective ways to prevent COVID-19. Use hand sanitizer when not able to do hand-washing.
Health and Wellness | June 21, 2020

8 Tips to Help New Dads Bond with Baby

A Scripps pediatrician offers tips to help new dads bond with their baby.
Health and Wellness | June 19, 2020

Cardiac ICU Nurse Puts Her Heart into COVID-19 Care

Experienced with critical illness, Scripps cardiovascular ICU nurse Della Tagayuna, RN, is honored to care for coronavirus patients.
Health and Wellness | June 18, 2020

Why Is Coronavirus Dangerous to People with Heart Disease?

Heart patients are at greater risk of complications if infected by COVID-19. Learn what you can do to protect your health.
Health and Wellness | June 16, 2020

How to Stay Safe at the Doctor’s Office

COVID-19 safety measures are in place at all Scripps facilities. Don't hesitate to make an appointment to see your doctor.
Health and Wellness | June 12, 2020

FAQs on Coronavirus Diagnostic and Antibody Testing

Learn how COVID-19 testing works, including nasal swab testing and antibody testing for coronavirus and what results mean.
Health and Wellness | June 11, 2020

Have You Lost Your Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance Due to Coronavirus?

If you've lost your job-related health insurance during the coronavirus pandemic, know you have options for affordable health coverage.