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  • Giuliana Rancic's many efforts to raise breast cancer awareness

    Giuliana Rancic's many efforts to raise breast cancer awareness
    Beyond her penchant for fedoras and baseball caps, Giuliana Rancic wears a multitude of hats. She is co-anchor of E! News, host of "Live From the Red Carpet," co-host of "Fashion Police," co-star of reality show "Giuliana and Bill" — moving to E!...
  • Decoding Angelina Jolie's double mastectomy and BRCA genes

    Decoding Angelina Jolie's double mastectomy and BRCA genes
    Angelina Jolie’s revelation that she underwent a preventative double mastectomy may seem like a shocking move to some. But for many women who have dangerous hereditary risks coded into their genes, this kind of surgery before cancer strikes serves...
  • Angelina Jolie's double mastectomy right for some women, doctors say

    Angelina Jolie's double mastectomy right for some women, doctors say
    Angelina Jolie’s decision to undergo a preventative double mastectomy to reduce breast cancer risk was a natural move given that she carried a dangerously faulty gene, cancer surgeons said, but it’s a decision that really befits only a...
  • New hope for treating cancer? Patterns seen in 12 types of tumors

    New hope for treating cancer? Patterns seen in 12 types of tumors
    Examining the molecular profiles of tumors from 12 different types of cancers, scientists working with the National Institutes of Health-backed Cancer Genome Atlas said Thursday they had found striking similarities between tumors originating in...
  • More U.S. moms embrace breastfeeding, led by Idaho and California

    More U.S. moms embrace breastfeeding, led by Idaho and California
    Breastfeeding is on the rise in the U.S., with 77% of new mothers nursing their newborns and nearly half sticking with it for at least six months, according to new data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The CDC’s 2013...
  • Stephenie McMillan dies at 71; Oscar-winning set decorator

    Stephenie McMillan dies at 71; Oscar-winning set decorator
    Stephenie McMillan, the prolific British set designer whose meticulous eye brought the whimsical world of Harry Potter to life and earned her an Academy Award for "The English Patient," has died. She was 71. McMillan, who almost always collaborated with...
  • Risk models tested to predict breast, ovarian, endometrial cancers

    Risk models tested to predict breast, ovarian, endometrial cancers
    Women, wouldn’t you like to know your precise risk of developing breast cancer, ovarian cancer and endometrial cancer? And wouldn’t you like to know what changes you could make in your life to reduce that risk? Researchers from the...
  • Angelina Jolie and the fate of breast cancer genes

    Angelina Jolie and the fate of breast cancer genes
    Angelina Jolie’s Op-Ed in the New York Times about getting a double mastectomy after learning that she was at risk of getting breast cancer struck a chord with fellow celebs as well as with Los Angeles Times staffers Anna Gorman and Paul Whitefield,...
  • Rosalind Franklin, 'scientist, spinster' and genius, gets doodle nod

    Rosalind Franklin, 'scientist, spinster' and genius, gets doodle nod
    Thursday's Google Doodle honors Rosalind Franklin, the pioneering scientist famous for taking some of the first and best images of DNA in the early 1950s, and for being screwed over by the sexism of her time.  Just 37 years old when she died of...
  • Pierce Brosnan's daughter Charlotte, 41, dies of ovarian cancer

    Pierce Brosnan's daughter Charlotte, 41, dies of ovarian cancer
    Pierce Brosnan's daughter Charlotte has died of ovarian cancer, the same disease that took her mother, Cassandra Harris, in 1991. She was 41. "On June 28 at 2 p.m. my darling daughter Charlotte Emily passed on to eternal life, having succumbed to...
  • Angelina Jolie's aunt dies of breast cancer

    Angelina Jolie's aunt dies of breast cancer
    An aunt of Angelina Jolie who carried a same gene mutation linked to breast cancer as the actress has died of the disease at an Escondido hospital, according to an interview with her husband. Debbie Martin, 61, passed away early Sunday, only a few weeks...