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Medical Research

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  • Mailbag: The Helm is a victim of lawsuit abuse

    The reforms the California Legislature put in place three years ago to mitigate the problems of Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) abuse are not working (Re: "Costa Mesa Bar Sued in ADA Compliance Lawsuit," July 8). Despite the California Commission on...
  • The Crowd: Shop until you drop for cancer research

    The Crowd: Shop until you drop for cancer research
    There are those who can turn a negative into a positive and those who can turn a negative into positive cash flow. The second Divorcée Sale, also billed as "A Charity Shopping Event at Pelican Hill Resort," unfolds July 22 through 24. If you think you've...
  • Autism summit offers latest answers

    The Kids Institute for Development and Advancement will present the latest developments in the research on autism in a comprehensible, "parent-oriented" format at the third annual Summit on Autism, the center's founder said Friday. Designed to be a...
  • Elizabeth (Liz) Ann Sanborn

    Elizabeth (Liz) Ann Sanborn was born on June 23rd to Edith and Dr. Clifton Sanborn. She was an avid swimmer as a child. She continued to be an exceptional athlete throughout her life and was extremely active as one of the original members of her gym...
  • My Pet World: Don't choose 'Dr. Google' over a real vet

    ST. LOUIS — Sad news for our pets was announced at a press conference titled, "Houston, We Have a Problem," during the 2011 American Veterinary Medical Assn. Convention July 18. The problem has been a steady decline in our pets' health. "This...
  • Steinberg: Children's long-term health is key

    As fall approaches, the health risk to young athletes is ever-present and parents, coaches, schools and leagues need to take an active role in educating themselves to protect the athletes from unnecessary risk. There is a culture of denial inherent in...
  • City Life: An unasked question when buying a home

    If asked, most real estate agents will tell you that one of the most commonly asked questions is about the quality and location of the local schools — an important question, to be sure. Don Abrams, of Abrams Coastal Properties on Balboa Island,...
  • The Crowd: Fall fashion season kicks off locally

    Shopping malls across America are preparing for Fashion's Night Out on Thursday. The evening, which launches the fall fashion season, has grown in stature. It has become not just a night of shopping, but a major social event on the calendars of cities and...
  • Apodaca: 'King's Speech' shedding light on stuttering

    Apodaca: 'King's Speech' shedding light on stuttering
    Kate Allen looks like the quintessential California girl, with her soft blond hair, a girl-next-door smile and lovely, ocean-colored eyes. The Corona del Mar High School freshman likes hanging out with her friends and rowing on a crew team. She dreams of...
  • UC Irvine grad fatally overdosed on Ecstasy at Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas

    UC Irvine grad fatally overdosed on Ecstasy at Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas
    A 24-year-old San Francisco man who died while attending the Electric Daisy Carnival rave in Las Vegas had ingested a fatal dose of the drug Ecstasy, authorities said. The cause of death for Nicholas Austin Tom, a UC Irvine graduate, was MDMA...
  • Mayo Clinic: Vitamin E benefits lost in switch from food to supplement

    DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I've read that the antioxidant vitamin E provides a lot of health benefits. Is taking a daily vitamin E supplement a good idea? Can it be harmful? ANSWER: The proposed benefits of vitamin E rest on its powerful antioxidant properties....
  • My Pet World: Obese and overweight pets need our help

    As our love for our pets has grown, so have the pets themselves. In the U.S., an estimated 52.6% of dogs and 57.6% of cats are overweight or obese, according to the Assn. for Pet Obesity Prevention. Many veterinarians say the problem has become an...