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Valerie Harper diagnosed with terminal brain cancer [UPDATE: Dead at 80]

Old 07-20-19, 12:03 AM
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re: Valerie Harper diagnosed with terminal brain cancer [UPDATE: Dead at 80]

Doesn't she have wealthy friends in the industry willing to throw some decent money her way?

She deserves medical assistance as much as anyone, but it bothers me that someone who's actually still connected to wealthy people are drawing money from regular people to get help simply because they're a celebrity.... and regular people who need financial assistance for medical issues have to struggle.
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Old 07-24-19, 03:16 PM
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re: Valerie Harper diagnosed with terminal brain cancer [UPDATE: Dead at 80]

https://variety.com/2019/tv/news/val...5Re-9CDrKEZTBw

Doesn't sound good for Valerie. Doctors have recommended that she go into hospice care and her husband is in denial and won't do it.
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Old 07-24-19, 03:31 PM
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re: Valerie Harper diagnosed with terminal brain cancer [UPDATE: Dead at 80]

Originally Posted by DJariya View Post
https://variety.com/2019/tv/news/val...5Re-9CDrKEZTBw

Doesn't sound good for Valerie. Doctors have recommended that she go into hospice care and her husband is in denial and won't do it.
I don't get the feeling that he's in denial, but rather wants to care for her himself. If he's able to do that, I don't see a problem.

Does sound bad for Valerie.
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Old 07-24-19, 06:25 PM
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re: Valerie Harper diagnosed with terminal brain cancer [UPDATE: Dead at 80]

He should let a hospice nurse care for her at their house. They've had training and won't be so emotionally connected.
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Old 07-25-19, 10:38 AM
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Your friend's dad is Alex Trebek?
What is, "No".
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re: Valerie Harper diagnosed with terminal brain cancer [UPDATE: Dead at 80]

Sigh

Update: she passed at age 80
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re: Valerie Harper diagnosed with terminal brain cancer [UPDATE: Dead at 80]

Originally Posted by TomOpus View Post
Sigh

Update: she passed at age 80
Bummer. Same age as Mary.
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Old 08-30-19, 07:28 PM
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Aww Rhoda
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Old 08-30-19, 07:40 PM
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RIP... I never saw much of her work, but I might have to check out some of the stuff she did.
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Re: Valerie Harper diagnosed with terminal brain cancer [UPDATE: Dead at 80]

I was saddened to read this. May she RIP.
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Old 08-30-19, 10:59 PM
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Re: Valerie Harper diagnosed with terminal brain cancer [UPDATE: Dead at 80]

I don't think I've seen much of her work but I was sad to read the news today.

RIP beautiful
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Old 08-30-19, 11:50 PM
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Re: Valerie Harper diagnosed with terminal brain cancer [UPDATE: Dead at 80]

Brain cancer is a horrible way to die.
RIP Rhoda.
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Old 08-31-19, 01:20 AM
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Re: Valerie Harper diagnosed with terminal brain cancer [UPDATE: Dead at 80]

Fine actress. Great human being. RIP
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Old 08-31-19, 05:44 AM
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Re: Valerie Harper diagnosed with terminal brain cancer [UPDATE: Dead at 80]

Sad to see that she finally succumbed to the cancer, but not surprising considering she was in hospice.
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Re: Valerie Harper diagnosed with terminal brain cancer [UPDATE: Dead at 80]

As sad as it is that she's gone, her battle with cancer really was inspirational.

Given 3 months to live she made it another 6 years. To age 80. That's amazing.
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Old 09-05-19, 01:11 AM
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Re: Valerie Harper diagnosed with terminal brain cancer [UPDATE: Dead at 80]

This does make me feel old. I remember when The Mary Tyler Moore Show was first on and Mary & Valerie were young. I will always think of them that way.
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Old 09-12-19, 05:56 AM
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Re: Valerie Harper diagnosed with terminal brain cancer [UPDATE: Dead at 80]

Originally Posted by MysterioMan007 View Post
RIP... I never saw much of her work, but I might have to check out some of the stuff she did.
You definitely need to check out the Mary Tyler Moore show, my personal favorite sitcom of all time. A classic.

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Old 09-12-19, 08:57 AM
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Originally Posted by Double_Oh_7 View Post
You definitely need to check out the Mary Tyler Moore show, my personal favorite sitcom of all time. A classic.
It's one of those rare shows that got better and better as it went along. I much prefer the show in it's later seasons to the early seasons.

And that was after Mary was on another all time great, groundbreaking show a few years earlier (The Dick Van Dyke Show).

They are two of my all time favorites.
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