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How to Kick-Start Your Diet

Nancy Roman | Posted 06.23.2016 | Fifty
Nancy Roman

I did it! The "Dreaded Colonoscopy." Only it wasn't so dreaded. It was easy. Easy Peasy Lemon Squeezy. (Literally "lemon squeezy.")

Did the AEG Verdict Kill Michael Jackson's Legacy?

Jim Moret | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Jim Moret

Who could have predicted that Conrad Murray, or any doctor, would give Michael Jackson propofol as a sleep aid, a use for which it was never intended? Prior to Murray's manslaughter case few people, other than anesthesiologists, even heard of the powerful drug.

The Difference Between Natural and Chemically-Induced Sleep

Stuart H. Garber, D.C., Ph.D. | Posted 10.19.2013 | Healthy Living
Stuart H. Garber, D.C., Ph.D.

In recent years studies have begun to link chronic partial sleep deprivation to serious physical health consequences. Regularly catching only a few hours of sleep can hinder metabolism and alters hormone production in a way that is similar to the effects of aging.

Michael Jackson Death Drug Now Used For State Executions

TMZ.com | Posted 05.24.2012 | Crime

Dr. Conrad Murray may have been ahead of his time because the drug that killed Michael Jackson will now be used to put people to death in Missouri. ...

David Lohr

Jackson Doctor Sentenced To 4 Years In Jail

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 11.29.2011 | Celebrity

Michael Jackson's personal physician was sentenced to 4 years imprisonment in an L.A. County jail on Tuesday, capping a more than two-year legal journ...

Marilyn Monroe: Still Dead. Still Selling. How Come?

Tom Alderman | Posted 01.09.2012 | Books
Tom Alderman

Marilyn Monroe lives on as the last of an archetype we cling to from our innocent past but is now gone forever -- or until a future generation invents her again.

MJ Death Trial: This Is It for Conrad Murray

Tanya Young Williams | Posted 01.07.2012 | Black Voices
Tanya Young Williams

After seeing Michael Jackson's handwritten affirmations on his bedroom mirror and reading his children's message to him on a chalkboard in the kitchen, I am moved beyond words. I can no longer just write these articles as one who is not emotionally affected by this trial. I am angry.

M.J. Trial Week End Review: Week 2 "Got Milk?"

Tanya Young Williams | Posted 12.10.2011 | Black Voices
Tanya Young Williams

Week two of the People vs. Dr. Conrad Murray Hollywood trial introduced the world to a new cast of characters. The witnesses were colorful, brilliant, arrogant, frustrated, pretty and aloof. Week two of the Michael Jackson manslaughter trial was reality TV worth watching.

Michael Jackson Should Be on Trial for his Death

Hermene Hartman | Posted 12.04.2011 | Media
Hermene Hartman

Michael Jackson undoubtedly was one of the most talented individuals to ever grace the stage. He was also weird, strange and a curiosity. He neve...

Propofol And Michael Jackson: How Could It Have Killed The King Of Pop?

| Posted 12.03.2011 | Healthy Living

By Katherine Harmon (Click here for the original article) In the first week of the trial of Conrad Murray, Michael Jackson's physician, Los Angele...

This Is It: Opening Statements in Conrad Murray Trial Begin Today

Robin Sax | Posted 11.27.2011 | Crime
Robin Sax

All of these million dollar questions make one ask, who is going to be on trial anyway -- Michael Jackson or Conrad Murray?

Gratitude...Not Grief

Patrick Takahashi | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Patrick Takahashi

The highest tribute to the dead is not grief but gratitude.

Jackson Doc Trial Likely Will Be Prosecution of Singer: Does Family Really Want That?

Charles Feldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Charles Feldman

Should Dr. Conrad Murray's case on involuntary manslaughter charges ever go before a jury, the doctor's defense lawyers will no doubt try and turn the trial into a prosecution of Michael Jackson.

From Wall Street to Neverland: The Year America Didn't Sleep

Qanta Ahmed, MD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Qanta Ahmed, MD

The public health burden of insomnia on the US is measured in the hundreds of billions of dollars. While we routinely cut calories, or cram in exercise, sleep has not even entered the conversational lexicon.

Sleepless Supernova: Propofol Lullabies In Neverland

Qanta Ahmed, MD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Qanta Ahmed, MD

That an anesthesiologist could be on tour with Michael administering propofol is both baffling and repugnant. The King of Pop was effectively anaesthetized every night, while our profession was asleep at the wheel.

An Interview with Author David Comfort on The Rock & Roll Book of the Dead

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"There's no simple answer to who John Lennon was. Sure, he was a great leader and a peacenik; on the other hand, he was an incredibly violent, narcissistic guy. That was the other side of him, and people just don't want to hear that."

Michael Jackson's Sleep Problems: What Can We Learn?

Russell Bishop | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Russell Bishop

Amidst all the fuss and turmoil over Michael Jackson's untimely death, we have seen his life picked apart by many, covering everything from unhappy childhood to rock star status to problems with drugs. Now we learn that just trying to sleep may be what killed him.

PROPOFOL: Dangerous Drug Found in Jackson Home

tmz.com | Posted Jul 1st 2009 8:30AM by TMZ Staff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Sources tell TMZ an extremely dangerous and potent drug used for surgical anesthesia was found at Michael Jackson's house after he died ... and this m...