| Nov 9, 2013
Chef Charlie Trotter suffered a seizure in January as a result of an aneurysm and was on medication but had been cleared to travel, according to a statement from his wife that disputed reports that a weekend trip to a culinary conference in Wyoming...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 11:15 AM
An autopsy is scheduled today for famed Chicago chef Charlie Trotter, whose unexpected death at 54 on Tuesday shocked both the city and the food world. Trotter was considered by many to be a pioneer in both food and wine, having single-handedly made...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 10:19 AM
Dear Pharmacist: I get headaches during sex. It's not all the time, but I'm worried. It takes the fun out of it. My doctor said don't worry. But I do. — E.L., Dunnellon, Fla.
Dear E.L.: Orgasmic headaches, or plain old "sex headaches," affect...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 2:00 AM
Lawmakers on Capitol Hill are closing in on a deal to grant the Food and Drug Administration more authority over the type of drugs that caused a deadly outbreak of meningitis last year, advocates close to the issue said Tuesday.
Though details of the...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Certain health screenings, such as colonoscopies and cholesterol checks, are wise preventive measures, but other common tests may be unnecessary.
"I think we're doing too much over-screening," says geriatrician Dr. Suzanne Salamon, an instructor at...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 10:30 AM
There's no doubt that there was some seriously smart company at the UCLA Visionary Ball benefiting the university's department of neurosurgery Oct. 25 at the Beverly Wilshire in Beverly Hills, but MC and comedian Larry Miller had a request that may have...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 10:42 AM
"American Horror Story" returned Wednesday night with its third iteration--"Coven"--on FX, and viewers quickly learned that hump day will take on a whole new meaning with this posse of witches.
The season leads viewers into New Orleans, where...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 7:00 AM
In the wicked world of witchery this season on “American Horror Story,” it appears Sarah Paulson is the good witch of the Bayou.
The third volume of Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuck’s anthology horror series has the 38-year-old actress...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 4:48 PM
Until last year, Julie Real avoided being seen.
She dreaded requests by her husband, an effervescent and social person, to visit the beach, park or bars.
Photographs were largely a no-no.
The only times she faced a camera was at the births of her...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 4:59 PM
Albert Einstein had a colossal corpus callosum. And when it comes to this particular piece of neural real estate, it's pretty clear that size matters.
Chances are, that brawny bundle of white matter cleaving the Swiss physicist's brain from front to...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 10:42 AM
Ruth Weiblen of Newport Beach passed peacefully from this life following a brain aneurysm at age 78. A celebration of her life will be held at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church in Newport Beach on Monday, October 21 at 11 a.m. A private...