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In this Jan. 25, 2012 file photo, Dennis Farina arrives at the premiere for the HBO television series "Luck" in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles, File)

Doctor: Dennis Farina was being treated for cancer

NEW YORK (AP) — Dennis Farina’s doctor says the actor died while being treated for lung cancer. Farina, who died Monday after suffering a blood clot in his lung, had been under treatment for the […]

07/23/2013

Placido Domingo, opera singer. (AP Photo)

Placido Domingo may cancel more shows

MADRID (AP) — The son of legendary opera singer Placido Domingo says his 72-year-old father may have to cancel some more performances following his admission to a Madrid hospital with a lung artery blockage, but […]

07/11/2013

Placido Domingo, opera singer. (AP Photo)

Placido Domingo expects health improvement soon

MADRID (AP) — Opera singer Placido Domingo says he expects his health to improve soon, after he was admitted to a Madrid hospital with a blockage in an artery of the lungs. Domingo has canceled […]

07/10/2013

Left to right: Ted Dwane, Marcus Mumford, Ben Lovett and Winston Marshall, members of the musical group Mumford & Sons. (AP Photo)

Mumford & Sons postpone dates due to illness

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Mumford & Sons bassist Ted Dwane has a blood clot on his brain that will require surgery. The Grammy Award-winning folk-rock group has postponed concerts Tuesday in Dallas, Wednesday in The […]

06/11/2013

5-organ transplant patient becomes a mother

MIAMI (AP) — Miami doctors say they believe a five-organ transplant patient is the first to deliver a baby, making her the first reported case in the world. Fatema Al Ansari was 19 and living in Qatar when she was diagnosed with a blood clot in a major vein to the intestine.

03/13/2013

Hillary Rodham Clinton

Hillary Clinton has more tests, ‘is much better’

NEW YORK (AP) — Her husband says former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton has undergone more medical tests but is “doing much better.”

02/04/2013

Hillary Clinton

Aides give Clinton football helmet as she returns to work

WASHINGTON (AP) – Hillary Rodham Clinton has some extra protection — if she wants to use it — against another head injury. As she returned to work today, her staff gave her a regulation football helmet bearing the State Department seal.

01/07/2013

Blood clot diagram

A blood clot’s danger depends on where it is

(AP) – Blood clots like the one that Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is being treated for following her recent concussion can occur for a host of reasons. How serious a clot is depends on where it is and why it formed, doctors say.

12/30/2012

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