College student’s remarkable journey after life-changing surgery Sat, May 14 2016 12:00 PM

As a child, Kristen Snyder loved to spend her free time rock-climbing, playing basketball and ice skating. But by age 15, a clicking in her hips became severe and she began experiencing tremendous pain in the front and side of her hip. Soon, she was [..]

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Scripps Health named among top 15 health systems in nation

Scripps Health has been named among the 15 top health systems in the nation by the international business research firm Truven Health Analytics. This is Scripps’ fourth appearance on the Top 15 Health System’s list. Scripps is the only he [..]

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New outpatient FDA-approved weight-loss technique – called the ‘Belly Balloon’ – is now offered in San Diego

A new FDA-approved procedure is now being offered in San Diego for weight-loss. The gastric “belly” balloon is a non-surgical, outpatient procedure that has been shown to be up to three times more effective for weight loss than those who [..]

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We support U

We Support U has been able to provide support and treatment for many people in our different communities. Thanks for sponsors and supporters in our region, many of those patients have been able to receive the necessary support and resources to succee [..]

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Tackle the ‘3-4-50’ with the Healthy Living program at Scripps

What do heart disease, type 2 diabetes, cancer and respiratory disease have in common? They’re all serious chronic diseases and they’re among the most prevalent in California. The California Department of Public Health estimates that 14 m [..]

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