Bernie Mac's Widow Opens Up About Comedian's Final Moments
The widow of comedian Bernard " Bernie Mac " McCullough is opening up about her late husband's death, and how she honors his legacy today. Bernie Mac died in August 2008 at age 50 from complications from pneumonia . In an interview for Oprah's "Where Are They Now" segment that aired on Saturday,
Aqib Talib has something to prove
DENVER -- Denver Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib craned his neck, patiently scanned the options and trusted his instincts when pondering the choices before him. He didn't have much time for lunch on this spring afternoon, so Noodles & Co. would have to do for a man who had recently signed a six-year,
Virginia Man Struggling to Breathe Gets Lungs 'Washed'
Robert Epperson, a 44-year-old engineer from Virginia, could barely get off the couch or speak more than a few words because he'd get so winded. But today, he is breathing easy again after having his lungs washed. Doctors told Epperson he had sarcoidosis , a disease that causes inflammation in
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Mac's Death Raises Sarcoidosis Awareness
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When Should A Sleep Study Be Considered For Heart Failure?
Question: When should a sleep study be considered for heart failure? Answer: Obstructive sleep apnea or central sleep apnea -- two forms of sleep disturbances that may accompany people that have heart failure. And the best way to identify whether or not a sleep study might be considered would be if
When Should A Heart Biopsy Be Considered In The Evaluation Of Heart Failure?
Question: When should a heart biopsy be considered in the evaluation of heart failure? Answer: Well, a heart biopsy is not always part of the evaluation of heart failure. Specifically, we don't do it in people for whom we believe heart failure is related to blockages in the coronary arteries
Will Report Jeopardize 9/11 Compensation?
On Sept. 11, 2001, former New York City Fire Chief Jim Riches lost his son, also a firefighter, when the North Tower of the World Trade Center collapsed to a heap of rubble. Four years later, he nearly lost his own life to a severe lung complication that he says is a direct result of the recovery
Bernie Mac's Death Sheds Light on Disease
The late entertainer Bernie Mac had a rare disease called suck quite doses this is Venus just diseases mark Connelly an African Americans in this country. And it's an immune system disorder that leads to sales clustering causing organs to be damaged throughout the body. Bernie Mac's publicist has
For 'Soul Men' Director, Deaths of Mac, Hayes Were Doubly Devastating
When Malcolm Lee got the call over the weekend that Bernie Mac had died, the director says he was overcome by grief. When he got a call the next day that Isaac Hayes also died, he began to question reality. "It was surreal," Lee says. "It had to be some sort of bad dream that these two giants would