Scripps Health News, Press Releases, Wellness Tips and More

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Scripps in the News | March 22, 2023 12am

Scripps Mercy’s Role in Fentanyl Testing Featured Nationally

A recent NBC Nightly News story about the spread of Tyler’s Law to other states highlighted the role played by Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego.
Scripps in the News | March 8, 2023 12am

Respiratory Therapist Joins Scripps La Jolla 10 Years After Being a Patient

Josue Ramos is now a respiratory therapist at Scripps Memorial La Jolla, but 10 years ago he was a high-school senior and a patient at the hospital.
Scripps in the News | March 7, 2023 12am

In the News: Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

It's colorectal cancer awareness month. Walter Coyle, MD, discusses risk factors, screening option and more with CBS 8.
Scripps in the News | February 27, 2023 12am

New Blood Pressure Screening Guidelines During Pregnancy

Recently issued draft recommendations call for all pregnant women to have their blood pressure monitored regularly throughout their pregnancy.
Scripps in the News | February 17, 2023 12am

Comedian Sees Humor, Health Lessons in Heart Attack

Comedian, Mark Whitney, spoke with CBS 8 about surviving a “widow maker” heart attack through care at Scripps. See how he finds humor in it and more.
Scripps in the News | February 7, 2023 12am

Scripps MD Anderson Expert Weighs in on Ovarian Cancer Study

Gynecologic oncologist Jo Marie Tran Janco, MD, offers key insight on an ovarian cancer study. Learn about the study's findings and more.
Scripps in the News | February 1, 2023 12am

Media Spotlight on National Girls and Women in Sports Day

National Girls and Women in Sports Day is Feb. 1 and CBS 8 News interviewed Laika Nur, MD, about the many health benefits of sports participation.
Scripps in the News | January 24, 2023 12am

NBC 7 Reports on National Decline in Cancer Death Rates

NBC 7 News recently interviewed Dr. Thomas Buchholz, Medical Director at Scripps MD Anderson, to learn what factors are driving the positive trend.
Scripps in the News | January 20, 2023 12am

Scripps Cardiologist Featured in Heart Valve Replacement Story

Curtiss Stinis, MD, was first in San Diego to implant a new experimental heart device in a patient. Learn more from the nationally televised feature.
Scripps in the News | January 16, 2023 12am

Newborn Triplets Bring Three Times the Joy for Local Family

CBS 8 News recently covered an inspiring story of a local family who welcomed triplets after 12 years of trying to start a family.