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Measles Vaccination Rates Low At Many San Diego Schools

Aug. 13
By Kenny Goldberg
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With the start of school approaching, health officials are asking parents to make sure their kids’ vaccinations are up-to-date.

Tri-City Medical Center Helps Patients Become Runners

Aug. 12
By Dwane Brown
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From barely being able to walk to running three half-marathons in one year — 13 San Diego County residents have beaten the odds.

Scripps Health Unveils New App

Aug. 12
By City News Service
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The app provides information about physicians, as well as Scripps hospitals and clinics, for users of Apple and Android smartphones and tablets.

San Diego Doctor, 76, Named 'Practitioner of the Year'

Aug. 10
By Dwane Brown
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At 76, Richard Butcher could be playing golf somewhere. Instead, Butcher maintains a private clinic in southeastern San Diego where he sees up to 30 patients per day.

Is California Ready To Legalize Marijuana?

Aug. 12
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Four states and the district of Columbia have legalized marijuana, and California could be next. A recent report by the Blue Ribbon Commission on Marijuana Policy provides a road map for regulating pot.

From Schwarzenegger To Step Aerobics, How Exercise Has Evolved

Aug. 12
By Claire Trageser
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One of the world’s largest exercise organizations is based in San Diego, and this year marks its 30th birthday. The American Council on Exercise researches fitness trends and certifies personal trainers. It's seen a lot of changes since 1985.

UCSD May Help Develop Medical School In China

Aug. 12
By Kenny Goldberg
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UC San Diego officials will meet this week with a delegation from the Chinese government to help create a medical school in the central Chinese city of Xi'an.

$259,000 Drug Hard To Swallow For Some Patients

Aug. 10
By David Wagner
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A new drug discovered in San Diego is giving hope to some patients with cystic fibrosis. It's giving others a severe case of sticker shock.

Peak Time For West Nile Virus Looming

Aug. 10
By Kenny Goldberg
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There have been no human cases of West Nile virus so far this year. But the peak season is approaching.

Junior Seau Foundation Pledges $500K For Pediatric Urgent Care

Aug. 5
By City News Service
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The funds will help establish the Junior Seau Foundation Urgent Care Center in the WebMD Pavilion at Rady Children's North Coastal Center urgent care building, 3605 Vista Way.