| Mar 5, 2012
| 4:57 PM
John M. Belanger, beloved Husband, Father and Grandfather, was born February 20, 1932 in
Chicoutimi, Quebec, Canada. He passed away peacefully at home in Newport Beach, California,
after a courageous battle with diabetes. He left us on February...
| Sep 28, 2010
| 8:41 PM
An elderly Irvine woman reported missing and who was suffering from the onset of dementia has been found in Tijuana. She is reported to be OK, police said Tuesday.
Police and relatives of Rosalie Delite Smith, 84, said Smith first reported being lost in...
| Nov 16, 2010
| 8:35 PM
NEWPORT COAST— The struggles with balancing a budding music career while having a chronic health condition — on top of the rigors of high school — are found in the title and lyrics of a Newport Beach singer-songwriter's debut album....
| Nov 24, 2010
| 8:20 PM
Five years ago this month, my second son, Tristan, started to complain that his vision had gotten blurry. I also had noticed he was gulping down everything in sight, and he seemed to be urinating constantly.
The day before Thanksgiving, I took Tristan,...
| Nov 16, 2010
| 8:33 PM
Q: Don't you think it's about time you just came out and told the truth — that cats are smarter than dogs? -- H.J., New York City
A: Defining intelligence between species is challenging. (I can hear you now: "He's copping out.") Well, maybe I am. I...
| Jul 26, 2010
| 8:50 PM
NEWPORT COAST — There were women in cutting-edge evening and cocktail dresses and sky-high stilettos. There were gentlemen looking razor sharp in suits.
They stood chatting in a lavish 14,000-square-foot, seven-bedroom mansion at 9 Beachcrest...
| Jul 21, 2010
| 6:50 PM
COSTA MESA — The way Jim Volz sees it, it's either in the genes or it isn't. It's all one big roll of the familial dice.
High cholesterol runs in his family. Even though his mother ate well all her life, she has to take pills for it. So on...
| Jul 28, 2010
| 6:49 PM
Have you no shame? A front page photo shows a diabetic, and the article talks about a man with high cholesterol at the fair ("Deep-fried indulgences," July 22).
Do you want to kill off your readers?
That's what these men are doing to themselves. Do they...
| Nov 30, 2010
| 8:04 PM
Q: My husband lost his corporate job six months ago, and his prospects have not improved. I was a stay-at-home mom who went back to work part time. We have three kids (ages 5 to 11) and three dogs (two Labs and a Lab/golden retriever-mix). We've always...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 1:37 PM
The invitation offered a "free gourmet meal exclusively for people with neuropathy symptoms."
Lynda Adams wasn't upset to receive such a pitch, even though she didn't have neuropathy, a diabetes-related nerve disorder, and even though the meal, at a...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 3:47 PM
Linda Beutel says her daughter, Liz, is not that much different than any other 15-year-old.
Liz is boy crazy and she's into her iPhone and iPad. She'll sometimes say: "Have you seen Taylor Lautner's abs? Wow!"
Liz and her family live in Irvine, not...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 2:00 PM
Many people today are looking for a healthier lifestyle, and that includes eating products that are being touted, rightly or wrongly, as healthy: for instance, acai berries, Pom Wonderful and gluten-free foods.
The phrase "gluten-free" is showing up...