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Celebrating the healthy spirit of San Diego

Elizabeth Mireles Riggs’ holds a yoga mat on the beach as diet and exercise have made a dramatic difference in her journey to good health following bariatric surgery at Scripps.

Celebrating the healthy spirit of San Diego

Welcome to San Diego Health. Rest assured that even in this challenging time, your health and safety remain our top priorities. We want to continue to be a resource for you to 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 and enjoy your San Diego Health.

Current issue highlights

San Diego Health Magazine cover - September 2022 issue

Current issue highlights

Health is our greatest asset and it's our job to protect this gift for as long as possible. This issue is filled with tips to do just that from making insurance choices during open enrollment, helping your parents to choose the right Medicare plan to getting the most out of your annual physical and using technology to connect with your doctor virtually from the comfort of your own home. We’ll look at the link between COVID and diabetes as well as share the latest news on Scripps’ two trauma centers that are part of the San Diego trauma system. We also have pointers to help you stay interested in your fitness routine and care for your children when they have common illnesses. Good health is a gift worth more than gold. With Scripps as your health care partner, you're well on your way to leading a healthy life. Scripps is here for you. We’re here for good.

Losing to win

Elizabeth Mireles Riggs stretches at the beach as part of her exercise routine following bariatric surgery at Scripps.

Losing to win

Elizabeth Mireles Riggs’ journey to good health includes a 115-pound weight loss. Learn how bariatric surgery at Scripps and other lifestyle changes have made a dramatic difference in her life.

Superhero for Patients

Toluwalse Ajayi, MD, 
 walks with her two daughters, one in a stroller, as she balances her job as a palliative care physician, mother and president of the San Diego County Medical Society.

Superhero for Patients

Get to know Nigerian-born Toluwalse Ajayi, MD, and see how she balances her job as a palliative care physician, mother and president of the San Diego County Medical Society.

Orthopedic Excellence

An orthopedic surgeon shows off the latest technology at Scripps.

Orthopedic Excellence

Scripps is leading the way with innovations in orthopedic surgical care, which allow more patients to have outpatient procedures and return home the same day.

Fall Flavors with Chef Malarkey

Chef Brian Malarkey demonstrates how to cook his healthy spiced cauliflower recipe perfect for fall festivities.

Fall Flavors with Chef Malarkey

Chef Brian Malarkey serves up a healthy spiced cauliflower recipe perfect for your fall festivities. See the video cooking demonstration to help you make this flavorful dish at home.

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