and the San Francisco area, which, his wife said even was his "real love," despite being widely known for his television work.
"Although this is an extremely difficult time for her family and friends, we take comfort in the beautiful times that we shared with Farrah over the years and the knowledge that her life brought joy to so many people around the world," O'Neal said in a statement.
New research that distills the findings of 47 studies concludes that those of us who sit for long hours raise our average risk of cancer, cardiovascular disease, type...
(Melissa Healy) And don't skip those yearly gynecologist visits.
In an interview on US TV, O'Neal talked about Fawcett's deteriorating condition."She's fighting for her life", he told interviewer Barbara Walters for the ABC-TV investigative show 20/20.
Incidence rates over the past 30 years have jumped by 78 percent in women and 160 percent in men, probably because more people now have more sexual partners and more people have anal sex (both among heterosexuals and gay men), says Lisa Johnson, a cancer epidemiologist at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle who led the 2004 study.Having unprotected sex, either anal or vaginally, raises your risk of becoming infected with HPV.Smoking is also associated with a higher risk of anal cancer, according to information I gleaned from the National Cancer Institute website, possibly because it inhibits immune function.The book chronicles their entire relationship, from their first meeting in 1979 (suggested by then husband Lee Majors to keep Farrah company while he was away filming a movie) to her death in 2009.In between they had a tempestuous relationship, including breaking up and reconciling several times, having a son Redmond in 1985, navigating drug and legal difficulties with O' Neal's other children, daughter Tatum O' Neal and son Griffin O' Neal, and never getting legally married. Her spacey appearance led to speculation she was on drugs.