Venture ‘Into the Woods’ in Los Angeles [Review]

Venture ‘Into the Woods’ in Los Angeles [Review]

Various renditions of “Into the Woods” have appeared on Broadway, in film, community theatre, elsewhere in Southern California, etc. over the years. However, the current national tour version of “Into the Woods” that opened April 5 at the Center Theatre Group’s Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles offered a magical, stripped down production of the fractured […]

Odds of Having Double Mastectomy Varies by State

Odds of Having Double Mastectomy Varies by State

Younger women diagnosed with breast cancer sometimes opt to have their healthy breast removed along with the one containing the malignancy. In five states, nearly half of all women under 45 have both removed, far higher than the national rates. In fact, the odds of having a double mastectomy (also known as a contralateral prophylactic […]