| Aug 31, 2012
| 7:20 AM
STUDIO CITY, Calif. (KTLA) -- Sage Stallone, the son of actor Sylvester Stallone, died of coronary artery disease, commonly known as hardening of the arteries.
The 36-year-old was found dead in his Los Angeles home on July 13 by his housekeeper, who...
| Jul 15, 2012
| 7:49 PM
They stood at the edge of the beach late Sunday afternoon, North Avenue lifeguards of beach days past, ready to pay tribute. But exactly where should the memorial be held?
“Her old spot,” George Velisaris called out.
They headed out onto the...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 4:44 PM
The 55-year-old veteran Alaska Airlines pilot found dead on a 5 Freeway offramp in Burbank in October died of natural causes, authorities said Thursday.
The man — Lee Morris of Richland, Wash. — died of atherosclerotic heart disease, said Los...
| Feb 6, 2013
A recent study has found that females who stop having their periods before age 46 had a higher incidence of heart disease and stroke.
Doctors have long suspected that women who undergo early menopause might be at an increased risk for those medical...
| Aug 4, 2012
We went for it anyway ... even though we were geographically undesirable. Love knows no bounds, right? So we flew in the face of reason and committed to a commuter relationship.
If it weren't for the vexing distance between us, we'd be the inspiration...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 3:58 PM
This is pretty disgusting and a little unnerving and we’re glad it`s in Australia and not the U.S.
Tobacco firms have taken a major blow from Australia’s high court.
The court has ruled that cigarettes and other tobacco products must be sold...
| May 1, 2012
| 2:02 PM
The scientific and technical accomplishments of the Armenians are impressive, given the fact that Armenians have not had a free country to call their own until 1991.
In the United States, Armenians-Americans made important contributions in medicine and...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 4:50 PM
Q: I grew up adding milk to my tea and prefer to drink it like that. Does milk in tea reduce the beneficial effects of the tea? What about soy milk?
A: Both green and black tea stimulate the production of nitric oxide in blood vessels. This helps blood...
| May 24, 2012
| 9:55 PM
This week's NATO summit on the future of the war in Afghanistan probably did not get to the matter of burn pits or abandoned latrines.
These are the details of hell. They are also our legacy, in Afghanistan, in Iraq . . . wherever we employ our...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 7:21 PM
Editor's note: This is the first of a three-part update on menopausal hormone care.
I know, the headline is not what your mother, doctor, TV, women's magazines, and walking buddies tell you. But, it's true. Of tsunami importance, it falls into the...
| Sep 13, 2012
Genes make us who we are — in sickness and in health. We get our genetic makeup from our parents, of course, but in the future, we might be getting genes from our doctors too. Imagine your doctor promising to cure your cancer or heart disease by...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 1:56 PM
The long-established link between red meat consumption and heart disease may have less to do with the fat in the meat than many have assumed, researchers said Sunday.
Writing in the journal Nature Medicine, a team led by Dr. Stanley Hazen of the...