San Diego Health Magazine

Celebrating the healthy spirit of San Diego

Scripps transplant patient and donor husband on lifeguard tower enjoying the view, one of several stories featured in the winter issue of San Diego Health Magazine.

Celebrating the healthy spirit of San Diego

Welcome to San Diego Health. Whether your passion is surfing, running, hiking, cycling, yoga, walking the dog or enjoying the beauty of a magnificent San Diego sunrise, we’re focused on you and your health. You’ll get health tips from our experts, learn about innovative care and discoveries that are changing the way health care is provided, and meet people like you whose lives have been changed thanks to the care they’ve received at Scripps. We hope you want to learn more, so take a look, download the magazine and watch for new issues four times a year. Enjoy your San Diego Health.

Current issue highlights

A man and his wife hold hands on a beach while celebrating five years of good health after a living donor kidney transplant.

Current issue highlights

Winter in San Diego is the best of both worlds. Where else can you sip hot chocolate on a snow-covered mountain and watch the sun set over a sandy beach? We've packed this issue with everything you need to have happy, healthy holidays. We've got health-focused gift ideas, and nonalcoholic cocktails sure to spice up any party. Meet grateful patients who give thanks for their care, including a conversation with American Fruits and Flavors founder Fred Farago on why he supports Scripps. Learn how a visit from some of our four-legged friends, who are members of Scripps canine therapy program, help patients during hospital stays. And after all your holiday celebrations, you may want a healthy start to 2019 with information on plant-based diets.

Time for Your Annual Physical

Doctor shares information with patient during their annual physical.

Time for Your Annual Physical

The New Year is a great time for your annual physical. Learn about the five benefits of annual physicals and why having a relationship with your primary care doctor is good for your health.

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Women’s Ages and Stages

A woman hugging her daughter and granddaughter represents the opportunity to be proactive about your health and live a long, productive life.

Women’s Ages and Stages

Women’s health needs change over time. From teenagers to seniors, we’ve got tips on health issues women should discuss with their physicians at every stage of life. Read the full story >

Gift of a Lifetime

A man and his wife hold hands on a beach while celebrating five years of good health after a living donor kidney transplant.

Gift of a Lifetime

Annabelle and Robert Villarreal are a perfect match. When Annabelle needed a lifesaving transplant, her husband Robert got tested and donated his kidney. Learn how living donor organ transplants can help others. Read the full story >

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