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Scripps Health is a private, nonprofit, integrated health system in San Diego, California committed to providing the highest quality care to you and your family. Whether you are looking for some of the best doctors in San Diego or need care at one of our top-ranked hospitals, Scripps offers excellent care for every stage of life.

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  • 8 Strategies for Persistent Kids

    Are you the parent of a persistent kid? We sometimes view this type of behavior as simply being stubborn, but persistent children have amazing traits that can evolve into being a successful adult.

  • Choosing a Guardian For Your Children

    You love your children, and you want what’s best for them. But who would take care of them if something happened to both you and your spouse or partner? You do you trust to raise your children? What should you consider when making this important decision? How do you make everything legal? And what happens if the court has to make this decision for you?

  • Making the “Terrible” Twos Terrific

    As a new parent, your friends and family may have already warned you about the “terrible twos”. A time when your precious child begins asserting himself in ways you never thought were possible. But there’s good news! There are strategies you can use to better understand your child so you can diffuse difficult situations more quickly. Today we’re talking about how to turn the terrible twos into terrific twos!

  • Parenting Tips for Raising Teens

    Trying to raise a teenager? Time to tweak your parenting skills to keep up with them!Join us as we discuss the developmental stages of teens and get some great tips on reducing power struggles and resolving conflicts. Plus, how do parents know when good is really “good enough”?

  • Positive Discipline and Self-Esteem for Your Kids

    As parents, we can drive ourselves crazy trying to convince our kids to do what we want them to do. And while we still need to discipline our kids, we also need to be proactive so we can minimize any potential issues that come our way. So, what are the four main ways children misbehave, and what are some great ways deal with those situation before they get out of hand?

  • Swimming and Water Safety Tips for Parents

    Summer is here! But before your child plunges into the water at the nearby lake, beach or community pool, there’s some important safety tips to consider. As a parent, what are some basic things you can do prevent an accidental drowning? What do you do when no lifeguard is on duty? And what role do swim lessons play in all of this?

  • The Basics of Breastfeeding

    You’ve heard that breastfeeding is best for your baby, but why? How can giving your baby breast milk improve their overall growth and development? What are some of the benefits for mom? What happens if you can’t breastfeed for as long as what’s recommended? And what resources are available to help you and your baby on this journey?

  • The Natural Baby Sleep Solution

    We know babies tend to sleep… a lot. But did you know that following your child’s natural rhythms can result in more restful nights for you? So, what are your baby’s sleep requirements within that first year of life? What common mistakes are most parents making when it comes their child’s sleep schedule? Today, you’ll… Continue Reading

  • Your Pelvic Floor After Giving Birth

    Most women already know that pregnancy and childbirth changes your body, forever. When it comes to your pelvic floor, nearly 50% of women experience some type of disfunction after birth. So, what exactly is a pelvic floor and how does it function? What are the common issues women experience and what are your treatment options?