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CARES Initiative Provides Much-Needed Opportunities to Address Mental Health in Those Affected by Cancer

The Seany Foundation hosts events to open discussions around mental health related to cancer Resources educate families about leading healthy lives after diagnosis San Diego CA—  A cancer ...

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Scripps Reports Opioid Prescription Sizes Fall by 25 Percent

First year of Scripps’ Opioid Stewardship Program yields encouraging results San Diego CA— Scripps Health has achieved a 25 percent reduction in the average number of tablets per ...

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Cancer Organizations to Provide Resources for Families After Diagnosis- November 17

Free educational program to guide community on care plans for all types of childhood cancer The Seany Foundation to join Leukemia & Lymphoma Society for Childhood Cancer Thrivership ...

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SDSU’s Institute for Public Health to Hold North County Community Engagement Forums

Forums to assess San Diego County behavioral health needs and services San Diego County CA— In collaboration with the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency, Behavioral ...

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Terranea Resort Hosts Third Immersive Wellness Retreat- November 3

Rancho Palos Verdes CA— Terranea Resort, A Destination Hotel, hosts the third iteration of Immersive Wellness at Terranea on Saturday, November 3. Following the popular retreats at Terranea ...

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Adults with Asperger-like Thinking Therapy Group

San Diego CA— Connect with other adults in a supportive environment to grow your skills in building relationships, social knowledge, and educational/vocational transitions. You may benefit from this ...

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Salk’s Tatyana Sharpee Elected 2018 Fellow of American Physical Society

La Jolla CA— Salk Associate Professor Tatyana Sharpee, a member of the Computational Neurobiology Laboratory, has been elected a 2018 Fellow of the American Physical Society (APS) for ...

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Local Diabetes Patients Get Help Through SDCCU’s Sponsorship of Scripps Diabetes Care and Prevention Programs

San Diego County Credit Union partners with Scripps Health Foundation to deliver diabetes care and education programs to address needs throughout the County San Diego County CA— San ...

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Tweaking Cells’ Gatekeepers Could Lead to New Way to Fight Cancer

Salk scientists develop method to manipulate numbers of nuclear pores La Jolla CA— If the cell nucleus is like a bank for DNA, nuclear pores are the security ...

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New Study Shows Effectiveness of Prostate Cancer Therapy

Encinitas doctor part of largest multicenter study on stereotactic body radiation therapy Encinitas CA— Many prostate cancer patients can be treated effectively using stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT), ...

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Scripps Cancer Treatment Centers Earn ASTRO Accreditation

Radiation therapy centers located in Vista, Encinitas, Torrey Pines Mesa San Diego CA— Three radiation therapy centers operated by Scripps Health and Scripps Clinic Medical Group have earned ...

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The Alchemy of Healing: Researchers Turn Open Wounds Into Skin

La Jolla CA— Plastic surgery to treat large cutaneous ulcers, including those seen in people with severe burns, bedsores or chronic diseases such as diabetes, may someday be ...

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Scripps Clinic Launches Program to Support Women’s Health

Encinitas CA— In a move toward greater alignment of the health care it offers women with high-risk pregnancies, Scripps Clinic has launched a perinatology program to provide expert ...

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American Council on Exercise Promotes Dr. Cedric X. Bryant to President and Names Shane Kinkennon COO

Title changes occur as organization grows its ranks of ACE-Certified Professionals® and accelerates programmatic work to get people moving San Diego CA— The American Council on Exercise (ACE), ...

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Salk Institute Receives $2 million for Cancer Research Initiative

Stalwart Salk advocates make philanthropic investment into Institute’s Conquering Cancer Initiative La Jolla CA— The Salk Institute announced a $2 million gift in support of its new Conquering ...

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