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  • Fiber is One Key to Regularity

    Fiber is One Key to Regularity
    Q: This is an embarrassing problem: I only have a bowel movement every other day. How can I be more regular? I usually have to drink a laxative tea to go daily. A: This is not embarrassing at all for us to answer. But it's a red-faced question we get...
  • Test linked to fewer colorectal cancer deaths

    A single sigmoidoscopy between ages 55 and 64 can reduce deaths from colorectal cancer by at least 43%, British researchers reported Tuesday. The results from the first large randomized trial of sigmoidoscopy show that it is a more effective tool than...
  • A guy's guide to sun protection

    A guy's guide to sun protection
    OK, if you're a "spit nails, no nonsense kind of guy," worrying about a little sunburn might seem ... well, less than manly. But a quick look at some sobering statistics from the Skin Cancer Foundation should change that in a hurry. - Skin cancer is...
  • Exercise, Java Aid Skin Cancer Fight

    Exercise, Java Aid Skin Cancer Fight
    Here's yet another reason to exercise and drink that low-fat latte. Being on the move inhibits skin cancer growth. It's like Mother Nature realized that being in the sun increases the risk so she built in a mechanism to slow down skin cancer growth. Plus,...
  • New Colon Test Slashes Cancer Deaths

    A new British study claims a five minute colon cancer test can cut the number of deaths from this disease nearly in half. The little performed 'flexi-scope test; involves having a pensized tube inserted into the colon so doctors and identify and remove...
  • Venus Stewart Still Missing; Blood Found In Estranged Husband's Truck

    Venus Stewart Still Missing; Blood Found In Estranged Husband's Truck
    Michigan State Police, searching for solid leads in the disappearance of Venus Stewart, found a Walmart receipt on the front passenger seat floor of a pickup owned by her estranged husband, Douglas Stewart. The receipt showed the purchase of a shovel,...
  • Volunteers Search for Clues in Venus Stewart Disappearance

    Volunteers Search for Clues in Venus Stewart Disappearance
    Volunteers have started combing through wooded areas and other remote locations, searching for Venus Stewart. Friday morning, a man with an extensive background in searching for missing people held a community-wide search for the missing mother of two....
  • Protect Your Skin Today & Every Day

    Protect Your Skin Today & Every Day
    To help reduce rising rates of skin cancer from overexposure to the ultraviolet rays of the sun, the National Council on Skin Cancer Prevention has designated the Friday before Memorial Day as "Don't Fry Day" to encourage sun safety awareness and to...
  • Dixon Gayer dies at 92; Orange County's liberal voice in 1960s

    Dixon Gayer dies at 92; Orange County's liberal voice in 1960s
    Dixon Gayer thought the politics of 1960s Orange County cried out for a voice of moderation. So he invented one. Gayer was an admittedly liberal columnist writing in conservative Orange County when the ultraconservative John Birch Society was a political...
  • Cancer awareness

    Cancer awareness
    Rhonda McCartt was in shock when a mammogram and biopsy revealed precancerous cells in her breast. In the past, such a diagnosis would have been a signal to wait and worry, with close monitoring to see whether the cells became cancerous. These days, as...
  • Golf: Battle against cancer

    Costa Mesa resident Dave Bunnell was angry at it. It took his father's life. Thirty new cases of it are expected each day this year in Orange County. It is cancer and, according to the American Cancer Society, was the second leading cause of death in...