| Jun 1, 2012
Baby boomer alert! The government has come out with a draft recommendation that all those born between 1945 and 1965 be tested for Hepatitis C.
The virus that causes chronic infections in eight of 10 affected and leads to liver disease, was first...
| Sep 21, 2012
NORBERTVILLE, Canada — Madeleine Robitaille could have requested anything from her Hockey Hall of Fame son Luc and he would have moved mountains to give it to her, but that isn't her way. She and her husband, Claude, worked hard for all they had...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 5:01 AM
Feeling the heat from residents and state officials, Mayor Lewis Towers and the Sauk Village board tried to give answers to the ground water contamination growing right under their feet Tuesday.
Tests within the last two weeks by the Illinois...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 7:33 PM
Don Young and several of his coworkers gathered outside his home as they got ready to surprise their fellow coworker, Ricky Thomas, with $200. Thomas is facing the most difficult fight of his life, stage four esophageal and liver cancer.
| Jul 27, 2012
| 10:43 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Actress Lupe Ontiveros, who co-starred in the hit films "Selena" and "As Good As It Gets," has died, CNN confirmed on Friday. She was 69.
Her publicists told CNN the cause of death was liver cancer.
Ontiveros passed on Thursday night...
| Aug 4, 2012
This Weekend Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series Glen Helen Raceway San Bernardino www.LucasOilOffRoad.com The Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series rolls into San Bernardino under the lights at the 4 Wheel Parts Off Road Nationals. Experience all of the high-...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 2:08 PM
Over the years, some healthful foods have gotten a bad rap for one reason or another.
Sometimes it's because of one bit of research on one compound of the food in question. Other times, it might be because the new fad diet has banned them from your...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 4:59 PM
Q: My daughter developed numerous hemangiomas, most of them on her face and stomach, when she was a few months old. She's now 6 years old, and they have not gone away.
She is self-conscious about them, and people are always asking about her condition. Is...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 4:13 PM
LONDON -- Singer Robin Gibb has "confounded" his doctors by emerging from a coma just days after they thought he might not survive it, his physician said Sunday.
Days ago, Bee Gees star Gibb was in a coma and battling pneumonia, the latest turn in health...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 5:43 PM
It's not enough that we simply have to worry about the fat that's increasingly growing around our bellies.
Americans should also be concerned about the fat that they can't see: the stuff that's filling up their livers, more commonly known as Nonalcoholic...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 11:34 AM
A cutting edge treatment for cancer is now available close to home.
Carilion Clinic is teaming up with Blue Ridge Cancer Care to offer a treatment that targets tumors in the liver while keeping healthy tissue in tact.
Nerissa Tyeryar is a 30 year old...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 8:51 PM
LONDON (Reuters) - Bee Gees singer Robin Gibb has woken from a coma more than a week after he lost consciousness and has attempted to communicate with family members at his hospital bedside, the BBC reported on Saturday.
Gibb, 62, has begun to show signs...