| Oct 23, 2012
| 4:30 PM
When Dr. Amir Abolhoda recently performed robot-assisted lung cancer surgery at UC Irvine Medical Center — the first procedure of its kind in Orange County — it marked the latest leap in the fast-evolving field of robotics.
| Oct 27, 2012
| 1:45 PM
Dean's Guests Include:
Medical Expert: Dr. Kathy Albain - Medical Oncologist (Specialty: Breast Cancer) - Loyola University Medical Center - Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center
Link to Dr. Albain's biographyWebsite
Medical Expert: Dr. Claudia Perez -...
| Oct 28, 2012
From the tips of her pink-rimmed black Spine running shoes to the hair piled on top of her head, Tracey Dickson-Scott radiates health and a zest for life.
Five years ago the 45-year-old flight attendant, who divides her time between residences in San...
| May 4, 2012
| 10:50 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Adam Yauch, one of the founding members of the hip hop trio the Beastie Boys, has died at the age of 47, after losing his battle with cancer.
In 2009, Yauch -- whose stage name was MCA -- announced that he was being treated for a...
| May 4, 2012
| 10:23 AM
Beastie Boys rapper Adam Yauch, known as MCA, has died Friday.
According to TMZ, it is unclear if Yauch’s death is related to his battle with cancer.
The 47-year-old announced was being treated for a cancerous parotid gland and a lymph node in...
| May 4, 2012
| 3:36 PM
Adam "MCA" Yauch, a founding member of the legendary rap group the Beastie Boys, has died at the age of 47.
Yauch, who had been undergoing cancer treatment, stunned fans in 2009 when he announced he was pulling out of a planned tour after discovering...
| May 11, 2012
| 7:22 AM
My mom wants to help me with my problems, guide my decisions and protect me from those who would cause me pain.
When I was 14 years old, my friend's mom called me out of the blue. Once she had me on the line, she threw accusations, saying she didn't want...
| May 12, 2012
| 2:00 PM
Melinda Malott is juggling another busy day.
She dispenses hugs and kisses as her children head off to school, makes her weekly grocery list, pays the bills, buys gifts for upcoming birthday parties and baby showers and organizes a fundraiser to send her...
| May 18, 2012
Rusty Young may be in for the fight of his life--after spending a lifetime in the sun.
About a year and a half ago he noticed something odd on his neck.
His wife Lisa urged him to see a doctor--but he didn’t.
"Well,” Rusty recalled “I...
| May 22, 2012
| 7:57 PM
A Martinsburg man is accused of faking having terminal cancer after a benefit for him raised more than $4,200, according to court documents.
Steven Lee Mohn, 38, of Opal Court, was arraigned Tuesday on one count of false pretenses by Berkeley County...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 7:38 PM
Shedding new light on bladder cancer. It's not a device, but a dye that's helping doctors spot cancerous cells they may have missed with the naked eye. It's a simple addition to a standard test -- but it may make a significant difference when it comes...