| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Everybody gets moles, even people who use sunscreen routinely. Moles can appear on any area of the body, from the scalp to the face, chest, arms, legs, groin, even between fingers and toes and on the bottom of the feet. Not all...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 7:40 AM
A southwest Florida man is having a rough time getting a mammogram because of his sex.
Donald Mudd of Port Charlotte said he's had a painful lump in his chest for the past several weeks, WFTX Fox 4 in Fort Myers reports. The lump is now the size of a...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 10:00 AM
For airplane-phobic drummer Travis Barker, the gig required a quick trip across town in a pimped-out low rider. Singer-bassist Mark Hoppus flew 5,400 miles from London. And with sky's-the-limit rock-star gusto, guitarist-vocalist Tom DeLonge bypassed...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Hugh Jackman gave his first interview to Variety on Friday afternoon since announcing this week that doctors had removed skin cancer cells from his nose.
On Thursday, Jackman posted a snapshot on Instagram of his bandaged nose, telling his followers to...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 10:39 PM
BLACKSBURG — Just two years ago, Robert Alberti had reached the point he didn't really want to look at a soccer ball anymore if he wasn't playing in a game.
Practices at Virginia Tech were a chore. Even pregame warmups his sophomore season were...
| Nov 24, 2013
Re "U.S. attitudes on end of life show a change," Nov. 22
I assure you that those who want to prolong life even when death is inevitable are uninformed.
My wife died at the age of 75. She was a beautiful and active person who hiked, exercised and...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 1:58 PM
Four cancer survivors were lauded for their strength in battling the disease during the Courage Awards luncheon earlier this month at the Brandview Connection.
The event was presented by the Glendale Adventist Medical Center's Dr. Norick Bogossian Cancer...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 1:08 PM
In the fall of 1996, Shafer Suggs and his wife, Susan Hoster-Suggs, thought a lot about what to name their first born.
When she was five months pregnant, Susan found out a mole on her leg contained melanoma. A sizable chunk of that leg was gone after...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 10:08 AM
Bradley MacMillin passed away at home on Friday, October 4, 2013, after a 12-year battle with melanoma.
Brad is survived by his wife Emily, and their three daughters, Clare, Camille and Erin; his parents Paul G. MacMillin and Carrie MacMillin; and his...
| Aug 5, 2013
As a surgical oncologist, I'm usually the one delivering the bad news. But this time I was the recipient.
Nine days earlier, my dermatologist had taken a biopsy from a small pink dot on my back, and now the results were available. It was, he told me,...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Hugh Jackman is in negotiations to play the villainous pirate Blackbeard in Warner Bros.' forthcoming Peter Pan origin film "Pan."
Joe Wright is directing the adventure tale from a script by Jason Fuchs.
WB had gone to Javier Bardem for the role but the...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 3:45 PM
It can take anywhere from one to two hours for the smell of clean clothes to infiltrate your senses at a laundromat.
But Elson Lai and Chris Carey were determined to do one better. They established a company that completes a laundry cycle in just 10...