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  • Scripps in the News

    Scripps Helps Patients Sort Through Digestive Disorders

    In Scripps Health’s latest “Savvy Patient” article in the UT San Diego, Wilfredo Abesamis, M.D., explores common digestive disorders and potential...

    • Tuesday, April 8th, 2014
  • 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
  • Health and Wellness

    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 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

    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
  • Health and Wellness

    What You Should Know Before Deciding to Have Bariatric Surgery

    by Dr. Mark Takata, Bariatric Surgeon The risks, benefits and costs to consider Surgery is always serious, so before moving forward with a bariatric...

    • Monday, November 18th, 2013
  • Health and Wellness

    How Many Calories Are You Burning in a Day?

    by Dr. Ray Plodkowski, Endocrinologist and Nutrition Expert One of the reasons many people have trouble losing weight is that they don’t understand the...

    • Monday, November 18th, 2013
  • Health and Wellness

    How Can I Get My Toddler to Behave?

    by David Herz, MD It’s not difficult, or uncommon, for parents to fall into a corrective mode with their toddler. In other words, they see their child doing...

    • Thursday, November 14th, 2013