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  • Etta James Taken Off Respirator, Condition Improving

    Jan 3, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Etta James, who is terminally ill with leukemia, has been taken off a respirator and is breathing on her own again, her friend and manager said Friday. Lupe De Leon said the 73-year-old singer is soon expected to leave the intensive care unit of a hospital near her home in Riverside, east of Los Angeles. […]

  • Etta James Taken Off Respirator

    Dec 30, 11 by Dizzy 1 Comment

    *Good news. Legendary singer Etta James, who was diagnosed as terminally ill, is breathing on her own after being taken off a respirator. Lupe De Leon, James’ manager, said the singer’s blood pressure is normal. DeLeon says James was put on a respirator when she was hospitalized on Dec. 21 because she was having trouble […]

  • Etta James Hospitalized, Placed on Breathing Machine

    Dec 23, 11 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *More sad news for the legendary Etta James. The Grammy-winning singer, who has been deemed terminally ill with leukemia, has been hospitalized in California and placed on a breathing machine, her long-time manager and friend said on Friday. James, 73, best known for the blues ballad “At Last,” was taken to the hospital near her […]

  • Music Legend Etta James Terminally Ill

    Dec 16, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Blues legend Etta James is said to be terminally ill and has little time left after battling leukemia, dementia and kidney failure for several years now, according to the singer’s live-in physician. Dr. Elaine James—who is not related to the 73-year-old Grammy winner and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer but has been providing the […]

  • Promo: Loretta Devine in for Emotional New Season on ‘Grey’s Anatomy’

    Aug 18, 11 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Loretta Devine tells TVGuide.com she’s looking forward to her return to “Grey’s Anatomy” this fall, especially since the medical drama is continuing the heartwrenching story line that helped earn the veteran actress her first Emmy nomination for playing the Chief’s wife, Adele Webber, last season. As TVGuide first reported, Richard (James Pickens Jr.) will step […]

  • Etta James Back in the Hospital with Infection

    May 13, 11 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *The AP is reporting that blues singer Etta James is back in a Southern California hospital with a potentially deadly infection. Her son, Sametto James, tells the Riverside Press-Enterprise that his mother was admitted to an undisclosed hospital earlier this week for treatment of sepsis caused by a urinary tract infection. Sepsis is a potentially […]