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.
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.
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.
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 >
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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