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Lung Cancer

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  • 'Desperate Housewives' actress who played Mrs. McCluskey dies

    'Desperate Housewives' actress who played Mrs. McCluskey dies
    Less than three weeks after nosy neighbor Mrs. McCluskey succumbed to lung cancer on the series finale of "Desperate Housewives," Kathryn Joosten — the actress who won two Emmy Awards for portraying the television character — has died of the...
  • Death with dignity

     
    Maintaining control of when and how they die is an important desire for those who wish to avoid burdening loved ones at the end of their lives....
  • Bay area students win science competition at Caltech

     
    For their research into lung cancer, a pair of California high-school students will share a $6,000 scholarship – and a chance to compete at the national finals in December – in what is billed as the nation’s top science research...
  • Michael Jackson's tiger Thriller dies at wildlife preserve

     
    A Bengal tiger that once belonged to pop icon Michael Jackson died of lung cancer at Tippi Hedren's Los Angeles-area wildlife preserve, the actress confirmed to The Times....
  • Kathryn Joosten of 'Desperate Housewives' dies at 72

     
    Kathryn Joosten, best known as the cranky neighbor on "Desperate Housewives," died Saturday of lung cancer at her Westlake Village home, her daughter-in-law, Jeremy Joosten, told The Times. She was 72....
  • Singer in famed Vietnamese musical family dies in O.C.

     
    As the eldest son, born to Vietnam's most legendary singing family, Duy Quang stepped lithely on stage and held his audience enthralled. His voice amplified the ballads of yesteryear, many from his father, composer Pham Duy, who knew how to......
  • Dirty Projectors leak new music from upcoming EP

    Dirty Projectors leak new music from upcoming EP
    David Longstreth and the rest of Dirty Projectors are in Europe at the moment, playing shows in support of this year's excellent "Swing Lo Magellan." But judging by his Twitter feed Tuesday, the frontman's mind was back in the band's Brooklyn hometown:...
  • The Cutting Edge

    The Cutting Edge
    When Dr. Amir Abolhoda recently performed robot-assisted lung cancer surgery at UC Irvine Medical Center — the first procedure of its kind in Orange County — it marked the latest leap in the fast-evolving field of robotics. The minimally...
  • Genetics to determine cancer treatments

    Genetics to determine cancer treatments
    The war on cancer is poised to enter a new phase that promises more precise treatments, fewer side effects and, most of all, more survivors. And none too soon. Although death rates from many cancers have slowly but steadily declined over the decades,...
  • Screenings to help treat the right cancers

     Screenings to help treat the right cancers
    Cancer is running out of places to hide. A new blood test can ferret out a single cancer cell tucked away among a billion healthy cells. Radiologists are using crystal-clear 3-D mammograms to find suspicious spots and lumps that they never could have seen...
  • Ned Colletti is writing a different story these days

    Ned Colletti is writing a different story these days
    GLENDALE, Ariz. -- There is new spring in Ned Colletti's step these days, a brighter glint in his eye. Both are traceable to the same thing: Frank McCourt is no longer even a distant speck in the Dodgers' rearview mirror. Colletti, Dodgers general...