RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Surgery (INACTIVE)

A collection of news and information related to Surgery (INACTIVE) published by this site and its partners.

Top Surgery (INACTIVE) Articles

Displaying items 12-22
  • Julie Chen puts the kibosh on plastic-surgery speculation

    Julie Chen puts the kibosh on plastic-surgery speculation
    Did Julie Chen of "The Talk" have a nose job? She did, after all, recently reveal she'd had surgery early in her career to make her eyes look "less Asian." There had to be more, right? The answer, straight from the horse's mouth on Wednesday, was an...
  • Rebecca Solnit's 'The Faraway Nearby' offers a storyteller's empathy

    Rebecca Solnit's 'The Faraway Nearby' offers a storyteller's empathy
    Rebecca Solnit's latest book, "The Faraway Nearby" (Viking: 260 pp., $25.95), began with a delivery of 100 pounds of apricots. "It was like a trumpet blew and said, 'You're entering the world of narrative," the 52-year-old author recalls by phone from...
  • Nobel winner Joseph Murray dies; performed first successful kidney transplant

    Nobel winner Joseph Murray dies; performed first successful kidney transplant
    BOSTON — Dr. Joseph E. Murray, who performed the world's first successful kidney transplant and won a Nobel Prize for his pioneering work, has died at age 93. Murray suffered a stroke at his suburban Boston home on Thanksgiving and died at Brigham...
  • Kelly Thomas: Defense demands proof police killed homeless man

     
    An attorney representing two Fullerton police officers charged in the death of a mentally ill homeless man challenged a trauma surgeon Tuesday to review the graphic video of Kelly Thomas’ beating and pinpoint the moment when a police officer might...
  • Alleged Mexican drug lord arrested, authorities say

     
    Alleged drug kingpin Victor Emilio Cazares, among the most wanted drug traffickers in the United States, has been arrested in Mexico, despite having changed his appearance through plastic surgery, according to U.S. law enforcement officials....
  • TV plastic surgeon secretly videotaped female patients, police say

     
    A well known plastic surgeon was charged with half a dozen misdemeanor counts for allegedly videotaping female patients after they had undressed, officials said Thursday...
  • Influential guitar picker Doc Watson recovering after fall, surgery

     
    Legendary flatpicking guitarist Doc Watson remains in critical but stable condition after a fall at his North Carolina home landed him in the hospital, where other issues were discovered....
  • John Wooden, the poet laureate of reason, kindness and decency

    John Wooden, the poet laureate of reason, kindness and decency
    Reprinted from the Los Angeles Times magazine, March 29, 1998 I am just steps out of John Wooden's condo when I realize he has, once again, transformed me into Jack Nicholson, gazing across the dinner table at Helen Hunt. Wooden has made me want to be...
  • The new wave for Gladstone's

    The new wave for Gladstone's
    Gladstone's Malibu, the iconic 33-year-old seafood restaurant that lays claim to 700 feet of prime beachfront real estate where the river of traffic on Sunset Boulevard flows into the estuary of the Pacific Coast Highway, had been having a bad decade,...
  • Dr. Max Harry Weil dies at 84: pioneer in critical care

    Dr. Max Harry Weil dies at 84: pioneer in critical care
    Dr. Max Harry Weil, an influential pioneer of critical-care medicine and the founding president of the Weil Institute of Critical Care Medicine in Rancho Mirage, has died. He was 84. Weil died of prostate cancer July 29 at his home in Rancho Mirage, said...
  • Rue McClanahan dies at 76; star of the hit TV series 'The Golden Girls'

    Rue McClanahan dies at 76; star of the hit TV series 'The Golden Girls'
    Rue McClanahan, an actress best known for her Emmy-winning role as the sassy, man-crazy Southern belle Blanche Devereaux on the hit TV series "The Golden Girls," has died. She was 76. McClanahan died early Thursday at New York-Presbyterian Hospital of...