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Skin Cancer

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  • Bradley Paul MacMillin March 12, 1966 - October 4, 2013

    Bradley Paul MacMillin  March 12, 1966 - October 4, 2013
    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...
  • Be sure to pack these Spring Break essentials

    Winter is fast receding and for many young people, Spring Break is here! I only wish I still had Spring Break to look forward to, but with my kids "almost" grown, it's no longer on my agenda. For those of you lucky enough to be traveling to warm climes,...
  • TV Review: Showtime's 'Time of Death'

    People die in TV and movies all the time, but understandably, drama seldom dwells on the actual moment. Perhaps that's why Showtime describes "Time of Death" as a "brave new documentary series," focusing as it does on end-of-life matters, in a format sure...
  • Review: The Hammer's Forrest Bess retrospective a commanding vision

    Review: The Hammer's Forrest Bess retrospective a commanding vision
    Forrest Bess had his first vision in 1915. He was 4 years old. He kept having them for the next 62 years, often when he closed his eyes to fall asleep at night. In 1946, when he was 35, Bess began to transcribe his abstract visions into paint on canvas....
  • Anthem Blue Cross is sued over policy cancellations

    Anthem Blue Cross is sued over policy cancellations
    In a new line of attack on canceled health policies, two California residents are suing insurance giant Anthem Blue Cross, alleging they were misled into giving up their previous coverage. About 900,000 Californians and many more nationwide have...
  • Showtime’s Time of Death presents an absorbing, emotional look at what it’s really like to die

     
    Twenty-five-year-old Nicole “Little Lencioni has a beautiful face, an instrument-filled house of her own in Santa Cruz, CA, a surfboard, a motorcycle and a devoted circle of ultra-cool friends. She should be having the time of her life. Instead,...
  • Thursday's TV Highlights: 'Parks and Recreation' on NBC

    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of Nov. 17 - 23, 2013 in PDF format This week's TV Movies     -------------------- SERIES The Big Bang Theory Leonard and Penny...
  • Glendale resident files lawsuit against Anthem Blue Cross

    Glendale resident files lawsuit against Anthem Blue Cross
    In a new line of attack on canceled health policies, two California residents are suing insurance giant Anthem Blue Cross, alleging they were misled into giving up their previous coverage, the Los Angeles Times reported. About 900,000 Californians and...
  • Teaching kids about sun safety early can prevent skin cancer later

    http://www.kidsdr.com Does your child use sunscreen every day? I know most parents talk to their kids about the importance of wearing sunscreen, especially during these "lazy days of summer." The bigger question is, does your pediatrician do the same?...
  • Swift Justice: Grandparents' rights, mugshot privacy and collecting judgments

    Dear Jackie, My older daughter died from melanoma in 2009. At the time, my grandson was only 10 years old. My son-in-law did not involve me in her funeral arrangements, and since then I haven't had much contact with him even though he lives in the same...
  • Baseline risk assessment gives patients better understanding of skin cancer risk

    DEAR MAYO CLINIC: My physician recommended that I be screened by a dermatologist for a baseline risk assessment. What is this, and is it necessary? I use sunscreen regularly and have skin that normally does not burn. Am I still at risk for skin cancer?...