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  • Health and Wellness

    Protecting Your Family from Foodborne Illness

    Advice for consumers on the heels of several food safety scares Cantaloupes, romaine lettuce and ground turkey meat: what do they have in common? In...

    • Wednesday, October 12th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Studies Yield Clues About Alzheimer's

    New research findings may one day help people avoid or delay onset of the most common form of dementia Between 2.6 and 5.2 million Americans are living with...

    • Wednesday, October 12th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Halloween Safety Tips

    Halloween is almost here. Kids are conjuring-up costume ideas. Parents are planning parties. If you are a mom or dad orchestrating the activities, take a...

    • Tuesday, October 11th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Making Waves with Living Kidney Donation at Scripps

    Mike Sedgwick knew something was wrong when he was bumped to the front of the line in the emergency room. His ankles were swollen, his head ached and his...

    • Friday, September 16th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Are You at Risk for Diabetes?

    Learn who should be screened for the disease and why By Athena Philis-Tsimikas, MD You’ve probably heard that diabetes has become an epidemic in the United...

    • Friday, September 16th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Does Cholesterol Matter?

    Exploring other risk factors for heart disease Just a generation ago, when it came to cholesterol, the message was loud and clear: High cholesterol led to...

    • Thursday, September 15th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Eating Better on a Budget

    Adhering to the USDA's new dietary guidelines without breaking the bank Eating guidelines for Americans got a little bit simpler in January 2011, when the...

    • Thursday, September 15th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    How to Find the Right Primary Care Doctor for You

    Tips to help you start your search for a new physician Partnering with a primary care physician (PCP) can be an important step toward living a longer,...

    • Thursday, September 15th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    How to Boost Your Lifespan in 15 Minutes a Day

    Learn how exercising in small doses every day can help you live longer Decades of clinical research have established a long list of benefits for regular,...

    • Thursday, September 15th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Knee Pain: What’s Your Type & Treatment Plan?

    From rest to reconstruction, the Padres head team physician discusses patient care options Watching Cameron Maybin patrol the power alleys or Jason Bartlett...