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.
We’ve got tips for the whole family to have fun and stay safe this summer. You can brush up on sun safety basics, summer fitness pointers and ways to prepare for an international vacation. Try our recipe for a healthy soba noodle salad that is sure to be a head-turner at your next summer barbecue, and eat these cancer-fighting foods. With a focus on men’s health, find out more on colonoscopies, sigmoidoscopies and over the counter tests to detect colon cancer. Plus, you’ll learn about Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center, our new partnership to bring patients the most advanced cancer care in the nation. Robin Rady shares why she is giving back to other Scripps breast cancer survivors. We’ll also introduce you to some of the founding donors of Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center who are stepping up to fight cancer.
San Diego city leader Kris Michell opens up about her breast cancer diagnosis, treatment and recovery — and shares gratitude to her Scripps team for her world-class care. Read the full story >
Scripps and MD Anderson Cancer Center are joining forces to launch Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center, which brings patients the most advanced care and innovative treatments to fight cancer. Read the full story >
There are so many low-carb and low-fat diets out there. What’s the best for you? Learn about seven common misconceptions that may keep you from losing weight from Scripps Clinic endocrinologist Dr. Ken Fujioka. Read the full story >
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