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Cancer Vaccines: Not One Size Fits All

Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.

Often, when people talk about a "cure" for cancer, they seem to be picturing something like the vaccine for smallpox or polio: a single shot that will eradicate the deadly killer once and for all.

Cell Phones and Brain Tumors: A No-Brainer

Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.

In May, the long-awaited results of international, decade-long study showed no increased risk for the two most common forms of brain cancer -- glioma and meningioma -- among cellphone users.

Crepe Republic: Heavenly French Crepes in Midtown LA

Jay Weston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

My favorite savory crepe was the Skinny Jeans (or Veggie Delight), filled with artichoke, broccoli, asparagus, avocado, mushrooms, onion, basil, zucchini, fresh leaf spinach, and jack cheese, all in a subtle pesto sauce.

Surviving Breast Cancer, Heartbreak, And Depression

Alice Crisci | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Alice Crisci

As I struggle to reinvent my life in the wake of breast cancer, financial ruin and clinical depression, I realize that what I need most is predictability, routine, familiarity.

Let Them Eat Cake

Norman Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Norman Horowitz

The 71 year old woman I love has Ocular Melanoma with metastasis. This was diagnosed seven months ago as terminal cancer. What would have become of her if she had no insurance?

The Adventures of a Preterm Daddy: Part II

Dr. Jeffrey McCombs | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Jeffrey McCombs

Somewhere in the back of my mind, I remember an old marine saying about rats leaving a sinking ship, so as the last weekend of April approached, we had the setting for a perfect storm.