| Jul 9, 2013
| 3:45 PM
Elton John is suffering from appendicitis and will postpone all concerts until he has fully recovered from surgery, it was announced Tuesday.
Turns out the "Tiny Dancer" singer has an abscess on his appendix, a condition discovered when tests were run...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 12:19 AM
RIP season 24. Kidding, but I am severely depressed on the events that transpired on this past episode. Colton ran this game and it was a sad night seeing him get medically evacuated. Whether you liked him or hated him, he had a unique skill set on how to...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 6:57 PM
Rudy King is upset with Puyallup’s Good Samaritan Hospital because, he says, his 12-year-old son has a dangerous medical condition that could have been avoided if he had been given a CT scan.
King, an emergency room nurse, said Wednesday that...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 12:41 PM
It might be a caffeine headache, but it might be an aneurysm. Great. Now, at the very least, it's a stress headache.
We asked the experts to tell us five signs that your body is telling you something. And why you should do something about it. (Namely,...
| Dec 1, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Paging Dr. Oz -- one of Oprah's anointed ones has taken ill. Lifestyle whiz Nate Berkus was rushed to the hospital on Tuesday with a case of appendicitis. "He was on the 'Today' show this morning, and he wasn't feeling......
| Dec 6, 2010
| 4:32 PM
We at the Ministry were touched by your response to the hospitalization of lifestyle host Nate Berkus, who required emergency surgery last week for appendicitis. So we did some asking, and your friend Berkus is doing just fine. "He's home......
| Dec 21, 2009
Appendicitis refers to an acute inflammatory process involving the appendix, which is a small, worm-like appendage of the first part of the colon, writes Dr. Jason Roland, co-director of minimally invasive and laparoscopic surgery at Good Samaritan...
| Dec 1, 2010
| 11:53 AM
NEW YORK (KTLA) -- Designer and talk show host Nate Berkus was taken to the hospital and is expected to undergo an appendectomy.
Berkus appeared on the Today show Tuesday morning despite feeling ill. A rep told People magazine that, "He powered through...
| Apr 20, 2008
Minutes after routine surgery for acute appendicitis in October 2003, Staff Sgt. Dean Witt, 25, was being moved to a recovery room at a Northern California military hospital when he gasped and stopped breathing.
FOR THE RECORD:...
| Oct 12, 2009
It's easy to see how air pollution would affect respiratory disease: You breathe in smog-filled miasma all day and the ozone, other noxious gases and small particulate matter therein can make you wheeze and cough. Pollutants can trigger asthma attacks and...