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San Diego Researcher Finds Millennials Less Likely To Be Sexually A...

San Diego Researcher Finds Millennials Less Likely To Be Sexually Active

Aug. 2
By David Wagner

Millennials may be more accepting of premarital sex than any other generation, but fewer of them are actually doing it.

UCSD Medical Center Named Best Health Care Facility In San Diego Re...

UCSD Medical Center Named Best Health Care Facility In San Diego Region

Aug. 2
By City News Service

UC San Diego Medical Center was named the best health care facility in the region and sixth best in the state Tuesday in U.S. News & World Report's annual Best Hospitals issue.

Dissolving Heart Stent Hits San Diego Market

Dissolving Heart Stent Hits San Diego Market

Aug. 1
By Kenny Goldberg

Sharp Memorial has become the first hospital in San Diego to use a newly-approved dissolving heart stent.

Scripps Health Offers Free Skin Cancer Screenings To First Responders

Scripps Health Offers Free Skin Cancer Screenings To First Responders

Aug. 1
By Kenny Goldberg

Scripps Health will offer free skin cancer screenings to local lifeguards, police and firefighters Monday afternoon.

Health Officials Urge At-Risk People Get Meningococcal Disease Vaccine

Health Officials Urge At-Risk People Get Meningococcal Disease Vaccine

July 28
By City News Service

The cluster of recent cases of meningococcal disease in Southern California has disproportionately affected men who have sex with men, officials said. Although no case has been reported in San Diego this year, county officials have issued an advisory.

San Diego Selects Buyer For Historic Truax House

San Diego Selects Buyer For Historic Truax House

July 27
By Andrew Bowen

City staffers have selected a local developer as their preferred buyer for the Truax House, which served as the city's first AIDS hospice. The developer has pledged to restore the decaying property.

Diagnostic Giant LabCorp Buys San Diego's Sequenom

Diagnostic Giant LabCorp Buys San Diego's Sequenom

July 27
By Kenny Goldberg

North Carolina-based LabCorp will pay $371 million to acquire San Diego biotech company Sequenom.

San Diego Investors Hope To Jump Start Pot Businesses

San Diego Investors Hope To Jump Start Pot Businesses

July 27
By Maureen Cavanaugh, Michael Lipkin

Canopy San Diego, the first marijuana accelerator in Southern California, plans to give a group of 10 new companies some seed money, office space and mentorship for 16 weeks.

Making A Splash: Program Teaches Water-Shy Adults How To Swim

Making A Splash: Program Teaches Water-Shy Adults How To Swim

July 26
By Kenny Goldberg

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 10 people drown every day in the U.S. Adult swim coach Chris Holley is trying to make a dent in that statistic, one student at a time.

San Diego Philanthropist Conrad Prebys Dies

San Diego Philanthropist Conrad Prebys Dies

July 25
By City News Service, Brooke Ruth

San Diego philanthropist Conrad Prebys, whose donations have supported major projects in San Diego, has died of cancer.