| Mar 21, 2012
| 1:36 PM
The criminal mind is a fascinating thing, not so much for its ingenuity, but for the fact that if it were employed in honest pursuits, there is no end to the number of world problems it could solve.
Like if the guys involved in “Oceans 11”...
| Mar 28, 2012
According to studies published last week in The Lancet, taking a daily dose of aspirin can reduce the risk of cancer.
The new studies, led by Peter Rothwell of Britain's Oxford University, found that low-dose aspirin has a short-term benefit in...
| Apr 1, 2012
| 8:54 PM
It's not true that only wealthy socialites have cosmetic surgery.
In fact, the clientele of Aberdeen’s lone plastic surgeon includes a number of farm wives.
Dr. Sanjay Mukerji said plastic and cosmetic surgery patients are often not people who are...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 7:55 PM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Indoor tanning beds may be partly at fault for an increase in skin cancer among young adults, especially women.
A study by experts at the Mayo Clinic showed that the rate of melanoma among women increased eightfold and quadrupled...
| Apr 12, 2012
A mother and daughter's fight with cancer served as inspiration to provide help for others in similar situations.
Laura Lutarewych discovered she had skin cancer when she was only 28 years old. Although doctors told her she only had a 40 percent chance...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 3:50 PM
Not all writers have the gift of gab.
Dean Koontz does. From the moment he stepped on the stage of the Laguna Playhouse on Monday, he captivated his audience.
Koontz was hosted by the Playhouse Women, a support group started in 2007 to raise funds for...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 4:21 AM
Sweet Tooth Treats Shop
Easter cake pops with Jennifer Pyne.
Last Minute Taxes: Don't Panic
- Filing online – With no more time to waste, online tax preparation and e-filing is the way to go....
| Apr 4, 2012
| 1:56 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - People who've ever had genital warts may have a somewhat higher risk of several types of cancer — possibly including common skin cancers, a new study suggests.
The findings, reported in the Journal of Infectious...
| Dec 31, 2011
| 8:00 PM
For better or worse, health affects every aspect of daily life.
In 2011, we wrote about its many different angles — about individuals battling disease; about extraordinary fitness, wellness and weight-loss efforts; about the effects of illness on...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 3:15 PM
Q: I've heard that a person's fingernails reveal a lot about their health. Is there any truth to that? What types of changes would indicate health problems?
A: It's true. Your fingernails are a window to your health. Some nail changes are natural. But...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 9:19 PM
Dan Glenn spent Thursday paying respect to the mother of three of his former Newport Harbor High volleyball players. Glenn called the mother of Jason, Russell and Anjanette Gan, "Mama Gan."
On a day like this, at Ana Gan's funeral, Glenn's decision to...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 4:48 PM
The results are in and between 2004 and 2008 (not sure why the results only go that far), but cancer went down in men and women an average of 1.7%. That’s good news!
There is some bad news (always is, right? Sorry)...There has been an increase...