Michael Douglas says his tumor is gone and that he believes it is likely he has beaten throat cancer. "The odds are, with the tumor gone and what I know about this particular type of cancer, that I've got it beat," Douglas, 66, said in interview with NBC. The Oscar-winning actor said he has been
Throat cancer can be a devastating illness -- hard to diagnose, hard to treat and especially hard on the body, with the possibility of losing the voice and even the ability to eat, but doctors say that actor Michael Douglas seems to have a positive prognosis. Last night on David Letterman's "Late
Author and provocateur Christopher Hitchens , 61, announced this week he would cut short a book tour for his new memoir, "Hitch-22," because he will undergo chemotherapy for esophageal cancer , a serious diagnosis that rarely has a happy ending. The disease kills 14,530 Americans a year and one
Two pop culture icons were missing from the Oscars' Sunday night tribute to stars who passed away in 2009: "Charlie's Angel" Farrah Fawcett and "Golden Girl" Bea Arthur. Although both actresses may be best known for their roles on TV, their career highlights include prominent films. Fawcett won ...
Medical researchers are out with a new findings that could help change the way food allergies in children are diagnosed and treated. Some eleven million Americans including three million children have food allergies which can be difficult to deal and dangerous. But now studies show the problem
Collaboration with Google among today's top rising searches actor Ron Silver He died yesterday of esophageal cancer. So overplayed a wide variety of roles on television stage and film also politically active and independent stumping for Bill Clinton but later for George W. Bush. On silver was 62
By RICK KLEIN Your political regional match-ups: 1. Barack Obama 16. No 8. Rush Limbaugh 9. Rahm Emanuel 5. Michael Steele 12. Michael Steele 4. Tim Geithner 13. Dow Jones Industrial Average 6. Facebook 11. Twitter 3. Public Outrage 14....
Natasha Richardson , 45 -- Award-winning actress. Part of the legendary Redgrave family, the actress won a Tony Award for her role in the musical "Cabaret." Reese Cleghorn , 78 -- Journalist and former dean, University of Maryland. Ron Silver , 62 -- Actor and political activist. THIS WEEK THE
WASHINGTON, Jan. 20 NEWS SUMMARY Some days, the Googling monkeys can sleep in because The Note lede writes itself. Today is such a day. Back to basics: 1. President Bush came to Washington to accomplish a short list of big goals. 2. Some of those goals have been accomplished, but some have not, and