Oscar de la Renta
Oscar de la Renta Confirms He Had Cancer
By Latina Staff | 08/01/2011 - 15:17

UPDATE: Oscar de la Renta has Passed Away at the Age of 82

At the launch for his latest fragrance at his gorgeous country home in Kent, Connecticut, fashion designer Oscar de la Renta, who celebrated his 79th birthday on July 22, admitted that his experience with cancer inspired his gorgeous new scent, Live In Love.

"it's given me a warning to fully appreciate life, love, and nature," said the iconic half-Dominican, half-Puerto Rican designer, who had been diagnosed earlier this year and is now cancer-free. "The name really represents my life now. It's about loving yourself and loving life."

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Jenni Rivera
Jenni Rivera Hospitalized
By Celestrellas | 01/10/2011 - 15:00

Another celebrity that isn't starting 2011 on the right foot is Jenni Rivera... After quite a scandalous 2010, with her much-publicized wedding and her son being accused of sexually molesting a minor, the Mexican-American singer ended up in the hospital during the first week of January due to some undisclosed illness having to do with her kidneys.

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Paul Rodriguez Suffering from Mystery Illness, in Intensive Care
By Mariela Rosario | 10/02/2009 - 15:43

Paul Rodriguez was rushed to the hospital this morning with severe abdominal pains. The comedian was in Washington D.C. as chairman of the California Latino Water Coalition for congressional meetings. Mario Santoya, an official with the Coalition, told TMZ that he called an ambulance for Rodriguez upon showing up to his hotel room and finding the comedian immobile and in great pain.

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