Welcome to the San Diego Health Directory.
We have been dedicated to bringing the San Diego community the very latest in health updates since 2005. This site is intended to be a community based, self propagating forum for education, discussion, and support of those interested in the maintenance and performance of the human body. Your involvement is encouraged. If you have a particular illness or condition that you are experiencing, we encourage you to share your experience online either in our forum or through our hosted blog. If you have a health provider that you recommend, or an information resource, we invite you to submit it to our directory. We encourage category recommendations, and site submissions. We invite you to join us in our efforts to bring quality health information to everyone.
Striving Together for Health
Latest Health News
Raw Turkey Is Connected to Salmonella Outbreak Affecting People in 26 States ...
19 Jul 2018 at 4:43pm
Raw Turkey Is Connected to Salmonella Outbreak Affecting People in 26 States
A salmonella outbreak connected to raw turkey has affected 90 people in 26 states, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Thursday. At least 40 people have been hospitalized due to the Salmonella outbreak, according to the CDC.
Salmonella outbreak extends its reach across 26 statesFox News
Salmonella outbreak in 26 states tied to raw turkeywtvr.com
Raw Turkey Is Spreading Superbug SalmonellaGizm...
Nature-Lovers Beware! Stay Away from These 6 Poisonous Plants - PEOPLE.com
19 Jul 2018 at 2:52pm
Nature-Lovers Beware! Stay Away from These 6 Poisonous Plants
Watch out for these poisonous plants ? from poison ivy to hogweed ? in the great outdoors to avoid itchy and potentially dangerous rashes. More. placeholder. Julie Mazziotta. July 19, 2018 05:52 PM. <p>No, wild parsnip does not have to do with the ...
Woman suffers severe burns, blisters from wild parsnip plantCBS News
Dangerous 'hobo parsnip' severely burns, blisters womanUSA TODAY
Vermont Woman Recovers In Burn Cl...
Kansas mom warns of hot temperatures after teen son with autism dies of heat ...
19 Jul 2018 at 12:19pm
Kansas mom warns of hot temperatures after teen son with autism dies of heat exhaustion
A teenage boy with autism in Lawrence, Kansas died last week from heat exhaustion, his mother said. Now, she's warning others about the dangers of the scorching summer temperatures. ?He found so much joy in the small things. He had such a big smile,? ...
Family warns of heat dangers after losing teenage sonFOX 61
Teen with Autism Dies of Heat Exhaustion After Walk on 102-Degree Day: 'This Is R...
Valsartan recall: 4 things patients should know - CNN
19 Jul 2018 at 1:15am
Valsartan recall: 4 things patients should know
(CNN) Several common drugs that contain valsartan, used to treat high blood pressure and heart failure, were recalled in the United States on Friday due to an "impurity" in the drug that poses a potential cancer risk. That impurity, N ...
Affected by the Valsartan Heart Drug Recall? Here's What to DoHealthDay
FDA Recalls Common Heart Drug Over Cancer ConcernsEveryday Health
FDA recalls blood pressure medication due to cancer riskwww.brproud.co...
A Spike In Liver Disease Deaths Among Young Adults Fueled By Alcohol - NPR
18 Jul 2018 at 5:02pm
A Spike In Liver Disease Deaths Among Young Adults Fueled By Alcohol
Dr. Elliot Tapper has treated a lot of patients, but this one stood out. "His whole body was yellow," Tapper remembers. "He could hardly move. It was difficult for him to breathe, and he wasn't eating anything." The patient was suffering from chronic ...
Liver disease deaths spike among young AmericansCNN
Alcohol-related liver deaths have increased sharplyWashington Post
More Americans Are Dying of Cirrhosis and Liver Canc...