| Oct 15, 2010
| 1:43 PM
LOS ANGELES -- A baby whose struggle for life was featured on KTLA has received a successful liver transplant thanks thousands of dollars in donations. However, once again Baby Daniel is in need of financial help.
In July, KTLA told the story of Daniel...
| Oct 15, 2010
| 5:14 PM
Seven month old McKenzie Stoughton was born with Bilary atresia, more commonly considered liver failure. Doctors didn't diagnose the condition until she was two months old; precious time had already been wasted.
"Her bile ducts weren't giving out...
| Jun 23, 2011
The New England Journal of Medicine released two studies showing that drug treatments developed in part at the UC Davis Medical Center have high success rates in curing the deadly Hepatitus C virus.
Dr. Lorenzo Rossaro, professor of internal medicine and...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 8:37 PM
A nurse from the University of Kansas Hospital will be throwing out the first pitch on Saturday evening before the Royals-Cubs game, but it's because of her remarkable past as a patient.
Kris Brees received a new liver 21 years ago after a long-term...
| Jun 30, 2011
The trouble with writing about food is that I don't especially like thinking about food. The source is usually something uncomfortable, especially if you eat like I do (cheeseburgers for breakfast, duh). I'd much rather stick my head in the sand, like the...
| Jul 11, 2011
Jenny Carillo is like a growing number of young American's--she's 23 and was diagnosed with fatty liver disease when she was 19.
"I guess it's how you're parents teach you to eat," Jenny said. "I guess I always ate what my dad ate."
Dr. Shahid Aziz is...
| Jul 19, 2011
Natural remedies have been known to ease any number of ailments for quite some time, and given the high price of health care, herbs are more relevant than ever. Treating yourself with home remedies is the easiest, least invasive and sometimes the most...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 1:26 PM
Unlike many of his chef brethren, Laurent Quenioux has not appeared on a single televised cooking show. To veterans of the L.A. dining scene, however, his name is no less familiar than the latest winner of ‘Top Chef.’ The French chef has...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 12:50 PM
When you think of sibling rivalry you think of brothers competing for their parents attention, for sports accolades. But these local boys were vying for a liver. And now that one has gotten the prize ... the other waits with hope for the life saving organ...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 6:07 AM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Patients with the rare form of cancer suffered by Apple Inc's Steve Jobs face a tougher battle if the disease recurs, because of the methods used in fighting it.
Jobs said on Wednesday that he could no longer be chief executive...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 12:50 PM
(Reuters) - Pharmasset Inc said its hepatitis C shot showed positive results in a trial involving patients who have not been previously treated for the infection, sending its shares to a life-high on Tuesday morning.
In a mid-stage trial named PROTON, 98...