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San Diego Health Magazine

Celebrating the healthy spirit of San Diego

Dr. Amy Patton, Family Physician jogging on a trail outside.

Family medicine physician Amy Patton, MD, enjoys jogging and encourages her patients to add some type of physical activity to their routines. Learn more about our Doc Off the Clock.

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

Current issue highlights

We’re one year out from when the world shut down and we’re looking forward to a light at the end of the tunnel. Let’s take this time to return to health and rediscover what makes us feel our best. In this issue, we’ve included tips on easing back into your favorite fitness activities, ways to tackle osteoporosis, enjoying the outdoors safely and making this Mother’s Day a healthy one. We also share some ways to work through the challenges of distance learning and even ways to prevent dry eye due to increased screen time. Scripps’ commitment to your health has never wavered, and we’ll continue to be by your side during the pandemic. We’re here for you. We’re here for good.

Hip to Be Pain-Free

Patient Linda MacInnes with her dog outside smiling.

Hip to Be Pain-Free

A revolutionary type of hip surgery introduced to San Diego by Anna Kulidjian, MD, a Scripps Clinic orthopedic surgeon, relieved a lifetime of pain and enabled 54-year-old Murrieta resident Linda MacInnes to quickly return to her active lifestyle.

Honoring Our Heroes

Susannah Hensel, RN wearing a face mask with her arm up in a gesture of strength, one of the eight Scripps Nurses of the Year 2020.

Honoring Our Heroes

On the front lines or behind the scenes, Scripps nurses rise to the challenge, providing care, support and quiet strength every day. As we celebrate Nurses Week, here's a look at Scripps' Nurses of the Year and the good they do each day.

All Heart

Keith Kendrick, integrative cardiology patient.

All Heart

Keith Kendrick’s hereditary cardiac condition led experts at Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine to use advanced imaging technology to reveal a previously unseen, life-threatening blockage of his coronary artery. Their discovery required immediate intervention.

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