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  • Health and Wellness

    Five Tips for Eating Healthier on a Budget

    How to shop for low-cost foods with high nutritional value. Healthy food can be expensive, but it doesn’t have to be. According to Joyce Havranek, MD, an...

    • Wednesday, March 12th, 2014
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    When to Get Screened for Skin Cancer

    by Caroline Piggott, MD Skin cancer is a quiet, ongoing epidemic. Around 20 percent of Americans will be diagnosed with some form of skin cancer in their...

    • Wednesday, March 12th, 2014
  • Health and Wellness

    How Love Affects Your Heart

    Does your heart beat faster when you are around the person you love? That feeling of excitement and happiness may actually be good for your health.

  • Health and Wellness

    Six Tips for Better Sleep

    Ways to stop tossing and turning so you get a better night’s rest The United States National Institutes of Health estimates that at least 40 million...

    • Thursday, February 13th, 2014
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    How Do I Help My Child Prevent Ear Infections?

    by Dania Lindenberg, MD, Pediatrician Although usually not dangerous, ear infections can be extremely painful and disruptive to a young child’s life....

    • Tuesday, February 4th, 2014
  • Health and Wellness

    Top 5 Wellness Stories of 2013

    Read what you may have missed last year about health, healing and happiness The Scripps health e-newsletter covered nearly 50 different topics in 2013. While...

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    New Location for Scripps Coastal Medical Center, Del Mar

    State-of-the-art medical center to enhance overall patient care and experience Scripps Coastal Medical Center, Del Mar is moving to a new state-of-the-art...

    • Wednesday, January 8th, 2014
  • Health and Wellness

    How Should I Prepare an Older Child for a New Baby?

    by David Herz, MD New babies can be stressful for the entire family: sleepless nights, occasional or persistent crying, the responsibility of caring for...

    • Thursday, December 5th, 2013
  • Health and Wellness

    How Does Peer Pressure Affect a Teen's Social Development?

    by David Herz, MD, Pediatrician It’s inevitable. As your children grow up, they will want to spend less time with you and more time with their friends. But...

    • Thursday, November 21st, 2013
  • Health and Wellness

    Foods That Can Sabotage Your Diet

    by Misha Biden, Registered Dietitian What to avoid when trying to slim down The formula to lose weight, on its surface, seems simple: eat fewer calories and...

    • Monday, November 18th, 2013