Latina Actress, Lupe Ontiveros, dies at 69

The Latina actress, Lupe Ontiveros, dies at 69 due after battling against Lung Cancer.

Latina Actress, Lupe Ontiveros, dies at 69 (image source and credits)

 Lupe Ontiveros was one of the stars in the TV show “The Desperate Housewives”. She also been a star in the movie “As Good as It Gets”. She died in Los Angeles Hospital on Thursday, July 26, 2012.

Chad Everett, “Medical Center” star, dies of Lung Cancer at 75

The star of the medical-related TV drama series of CBS, Chad Everett, died at the age of 75 due to Lung Cancer.

Chad Everett, “Medical Center” star, dies of Lung Cancer at 75 (image source and credits)

Accordingly, Chad Everett has been suffering from lung cancer for 1 and a half years before he succumb to death.

Chad Everett was known from the TV medical drama, Medical Center, where he earned Golden Globe nods and an Emmy nomination.

Donna Summer Dies at 63 Due To Lung Cancer

She’s known to be the ‘Disco Legend‘, Donna Summer, died at the age of 63 after suffering from Lung Cancer.

Donna Summer Dead at 63 Due To Lung Cancer

Early this morning, we lost Donna Summer Sudano, a woman of many gifts, the greatest being her faith,” a statement from the singer’s family. “While we grieve her passing, we are at peace celebrating her extraordinary life and her continued legacy. Words truly can’t express how much we appreciate your prayers and love for our family at this sensitive time.”

Some of the songs of Donna Summer are “Love to Love You Baby” and “She Works Hard for the Money” which made her a Five-time Grammy Winner.

Beastie Boys Member, Adam “MCA” Yauch, MCA Dies of Cancer at 47

It is Saturday today and I am supposed to relax and play with my online games. However, in this very early morning, upon checking the news online, just a shocking news update greeted me; one of the Beastie Boys member, Adam “MCA” Yauch, dies at the age of 47.

Adam “MCA” Yauch was suffering from cancer of the Parotid glands. It was on July 2009, four years ago, when he was first diagnosed of such cancer of the parotic.

Adam Nathaniel Yauch, his full name, but more commonly known as MCA, aside from being an American songwriter and a rapper, he also founded the Oscilloscope Laboratories. It is film production and distribution company. The company has released more than 40 DVDs by far.

This is truly a grieving days for the Beastie Boys family and fans. May Adam “MCA” Yauch rest in peace!

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Ryan O’Neal Diagnosed with Stage 4 Prostate Cancer

Recently I was diagnosed with stage 4 prostate cancer,” Ryan O’Neal said in an interview by People Magazine.

This is the second battle of Ryan O’Neal against cancer. He was first diagnosed and successfully defeated cancer of the blood, Myelogenous Leukemia in 1990s. This time, prostate cancer and with good prognosis, according to him and to his group of cancer specialists.

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Ryan O’Neal is known from the film The Love Story where he was nominated Best Actor in Golden Globe and Academy Awards and some soap opera like Peyton Place. Other films he had were Paper Moon and A Bridge Too Far.

Prostate Cancer, on the other hand, is a cancer that affects only the males — in the male reproductive organ. Signs and symptoms of prostate cancer are increase frequency of urination, increase urination during the night, there is difficulty in starting and maintaining a stream of urine, painful urination and the presence of blood during urination.

The primary cause of prostate cancer is still indefinite as of this time but risk factors of this cancer are associated to the age of patient and the family history or hereditary causes.

Since the mechanism of prostate cancer is basically the increase in production of testosterone to dihydrotestosterone, the former is a male reproductive hormone, the promising medication for this cancer is to block the conversion of the said hormone with the use of  finasteride and dutasteride.