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Zsa Zsa Gabor in Critical Condition

Zsa Zsa Gabor's condition is described as extremely critical. She has not been responding to any human contact

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Al Jarreau, 5 times Grammy winning Jazz singer, hospitalized in France

It was reported on July 23, 2010 that singer Al Jarreau (70 yrs old) was critically ill at a hospital in France, and was being treated for respiratory problems. He had been taken to the intensive care unit at Gap late on July 22, 2010. He was in the area to perform a concert at nearby Barcelonnette

Alwyn "Al" Jarreau (born March 12, 1940, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States) is an American singer. A seven-time Grammy Award winner, and is the second artist in history (Michael Jackson being the first) to win in the three separate categories: Jazz, Pop, and R&B. He also won the Grammys within a span of four consecutive decades — the 1970s, 1980s, 1990s and 2000s.

(vid) Billy Corgan Collapses During Smashing Pumpkins Concert

'That wasn't a stage move or clumsiness— that was me blacking out,' Corgan tweeted after Tampa, Florida, show. (MTV for complete article)

Smashing Pumpkins Bullet With Butterfly Wings - Billy Passes Out Live

Tony Curtis, actor, hospitalized in Las Vegas

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In mid July, 2010, actor Tony Curtis was hospitalized in Las Vegas after sufferring an asthma attack during a book signing engagement in Henderson, Nevada at Costco

He is scheduled to be released soon.

Tony Curtis (June 3, 1925) is an American  film actor. He has played a variety of roles, from light comedy, such as the musician on the run from gangsters in Some Like It Hot, to serious dramatic roles, such as an escaped convict in The Defiant Ones, which earned him a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actor. Since 1949, he has appeared in more than 100 films and has made frequent television appearances.

Zsa Zsa Gabor Hospitalized

On July 17, 2010, Gabor was hospitalized after she fell out of her bed while watching television at her home in Bel Air, Los Angeles. She remains hospitalized in serious condition at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles. She suffered several broken bones.

Zsa Zsa Gabor (born February 6, 1917), also known as Sári Prinz von Anhalt since her marriage to Frédéric Prinz von Anhalt, is a Hungarian-American  actress, socialite  and beauty queen.

Recent health of Zsa Zsa Gabor
Gabor was a passenger in an automobile accident that occurred on November 27, 2002. She was initially reported as being in a coma when she was actually conscious at the time medical assistance arrived. She left the hospital in early January 2003, but required continued physical therapy. Gabor sued the driver of the car, her hairdresser Jaren Millard, and was awarded $2 million.

On July 7, 2005, she suffered a massive stroke, leaving her in a critical condition at a local hospital. She underwent surgery to remove a blockage in her carotid artery. She returned home on July 15. In early September 2007, she underwent surgery to deal with after-effects of her previous stroke. On September 18, 2007, aged 90, she underwent surgery to treat a leg infection, which developed as a result of her immobility.

Pink - So What - Accident - Nürnberg July 15, 2010

Stage accident today (July 15, 2010)

 
 
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2 Hospitalizations

June 27, 2010, Jennifer Capriati (former World No. 1 women's tennis player) was rushed to a hospital after paramedics responded to a call for an "accidental overdose" of a prescribed weight-loss medication. The call came from a hotel in Riviera Beach, Florida. Her father reported that Capriati was recovering well after the incident

June 25, 2010, Former Vice President of the US, Dick Cheney was admitted to George Washington University Hospital after reporting discomfort.

Michael Jackson's brother Randy rushed to hospital after suffering heart attack

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Michael Jackson’s youngest brother has been rushed to the hospital after suffering a mild heart attack.

Randy Jackson, 48, was immediately taken to Huntington Memorial in Pasadena, California, after he began experience chest pains earlier today.

He was working on arrangements for a service at Forest Lawn Memorial Park to mark the first anniversary of the pop star's death on June 25.

(video) General Petraeus Collapses in Hearing

Gen. David Petraeus slumped over Tuesday morning during a Senate hearing, but revived after a few seconds and left the room under his own power. After about 20 minutes he returned to the hearing room.

David Howell Petraeus (born November 7, 1952) is a General in the United States Army and the 10th and current Commander of the U.S. Central Command.

Some news reports have speculated that Petraeus may have interest in running for the presidency, especially after he visited a school known for hosting the presidential debates, Saint Anselm College. Despite these accounts, Petraeus has categorically asserted that he has no political ambitions.

Prostate cancer
General Petraeus was diagnosed with early-stage prostate cancer in February 2009 and underwent two months of successful radiation treatment at Walter Reed Army Medical Center. The diagnosis and treatment was not publicly disclosed until October 2009 because Petraeus and his family regarded his illness as a personal matter that did not interfere with the performance of his duties.

General Petraeus Collapses in Hearing

Suze Orman resting after emergency appendectomy at Northwestern Hospital

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Personal finance guru Suze Orman is resting at a Chicago hotel after having emergency appendectomy surgery over the weekend, a spokeswoman said Wednesday.

The surgery was performed on June 5, on her 59th birthday

Susan "Suze" Lynn Orman (born June 5, 1951) is an American financial advisor, author, motivational speaker, and television host

Gary Coleman in Coma - Critical Condition in Hospital

On May 26, 2010, former child actor Gary Coleman was admitted to Utah Valley Regional Medical Center in Provo, Utah, after falling and hitting his head.  By the next evening, May 27, he was announced to be in critical condition

Gary Wayne Coleman (born February 8, 1968) is an American  actor, best known for his role as Arnold Jackson in the American sitcom Diff'rent Strokes (1978–1986).

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Gary Coleman has been hospitalized in Utah and is in critical condition after injuring his head as the result of a fall. ABC News is reporting that Coleman "has slipped into a coma" and is currently on life support. Coleman suffered an intracranial hemorrhage according to the ABC report, and remains unconscious from the injury.

Coleman's health has been an issue of late, as the 42-year-old actor has suffered two seizures this year...   ...The actor has also undergone two kidney transplants

Vice President Biden's Son, Beau, Undergoing Treatment at Delaware Hospital

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Vice President Biden's son, Beau, is undergoing treatment at a Delaware hospital, according to a statement from the vice president’s office.

A source close to the family tells ABC News that Beau had some discomfort this morning and a headache so he went to the doctors to get checked out. He's at Christiana Hospital and doctors are examining him trying to determine what, if anything, may be wrong.

Barbara Walters (80) Surgery Announcement (vid)

80 years old Barbara Walters announced on the May 10, 2010 episode of her show The View, that she will be undergoing open heart surgery to replace a faulty heart valve.

Walters will have surgery later this week to replace a faulty heart valve, and will take the summer off from The View talk show to recuperate.

She told viewers she had known about her condition for a while, and decided with her doctors when would be the best time to have the surgery.

Bret Michaels 'Stabilized' After Brain Hemorrhage.

On April 12, 2010, Michaels was rushed to hospital after suffering incredible stomach pains for an emergency appendectomy  thinking he had a severe case of the flu and which seemed to stem from Michaels' diabetic condition.

On April 22, 2010, Michaels was rushed again to hospital with an "excruciating" headache, where doctors discovered that he had suffered a subarachnoid hemorrhage. He was in critical condition, but his condition is now stabilized.

Bret Michaels (March 15, 1963) is an American singer, best known as the lead vocalist of the glam metal band Poison. Besides his career as lead singer, he has several solo albums to his credit, as well as one chart single. He has also starred in the VH1 reality show Rock of Love with Bret Michaels  and its sequels, and as a judge on the talent show Nashville Star. He is a contestant on NBC's reality show Celebrity Apprentice 3.

Navratilova, tennis legend, being treated for breast cancer

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Tennis Grand Slam queen Martina Navratilova said she was diagnosed with a non-invasive form of breast cancer, telling People magazine in its Wednesday edition that her prognosis was excellent.

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