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Acting legend Zsa Zsa Gabor received some bad news after returning to the hospital on Sunday. Doctors had to amputate the lower part of her right leg.
The 93-year-old was rushed by ambulance to Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. There, doctors ordered that the surgery be performed on the actress.
“They wanted to do this before the holiday, but now the doctors have forced us,” the actress’s husband, Prince Fr
(HMG Celebrity News) – Elizabeth Edwards who was hurled into the tabloid front pages when it was revealed her husband had had a love child with another woman, has released a statement on her Facebook page after being informed by her doctors that further cancer treatment would be unproductive. Edwards was reportedly told by her doctors last week that additional cancer treatments were futile, said a source close to the family. Her prognosis was described in terms of weeks, not months, the source said.
The message from Edwards, the wife of two-time presidential candidate John Edwards,More >
The surgery will be done to repair a hole in the rockers heart, a hole that developed after Michaels suffered a brain hemorrhage in April 2010.
Michaels went on to make a recovery and even won Celebrity Apprentice despite his time spent in the hospital.
Bret has had heart issues since he was born according to his doctors, but the issue was not discovered until after his warning stroke in May.
Bret’s rep told RadarOnline:
“Is he 100
(HMG Celebrity News) – Well Comcast took me out of action for the last 36 hours, and now I am reading about Lindsay Lohan’s failed drug tests. That’s plural because apparently she failed more than one. Lindsay and her foolish mother Dina have proclaimed how her latest stint in jail was a miscarriage of justice and her only problem was that her doctors had prescribed the wrong medications. But I think finding she used cocaine in one of her failed drug tests, pretty much shows she is a big fat liar and her mother is in a state of denial bigger than Texas. By the way, Lohan has confirmedMore >
[HMG Celebrity News] – In a sequel to yesterday’s story on Michael Douglas and his battle with cancer, his wife, Catherine Zeta-Jones has now told reporters she’s ‘furious’ at the Doctors who failed to spot the disease.
Catherine, 40, who married Douglas in November 2000, said her 65-year old husband had complained of pain in his ears and throat for some time, but the walnut-size tumor was only found three weeks ago.
“It makes me furious they didn’t detect it earlier,” she told the Mail. “He sought every option and nothing was found.”
But Catherine wasn’t greatly surprised when the cause ofMore >
[HMG] – We reported earlier this week that Michael Douglas is now fighting cancer. But experts now say this particular version could cost the Oscar-winning actor his voice.
A smoker for decades, Mr. Douglas, 65, was diagnosed with a malignant tumor in his throat. His doctors have since begun a ’synchronous’ therapy, which involves surgery, followed by eight-weeks of chemotherapy and radiation to kill any remnants.
The Mail says his doctors regard the tumor’s advanced stage ‘quite frightening.’ They expect he will make a full recovery, but have warned Douglas that destroying the tumor mayMore >
(HMG) - It looks Lindsay Lohan is going to be well compensated for the minor interruption she’s had with that boring incarceration she’s had to endure. As you know Lindsay was sent to jail for 90 days last month, but got out after less than two weeks. If sources are to be believed, then Lindsay Lohan will be getting out of the UCLA Neuropsychiatric Hospital as early as this week. While Lohan’s doctors have not written their final report, they supposedly have already concluded her psychiatric problems are not nearly as severe as first thought, reports TMZ. It was earlier indicated thatMore >
Michael Douglas has announced that he has a tumor in his throat which will require 8 weeks of chemotherapy treatment according to PEOPLE.
The 65 year old star says his doctors expect him to make a full recovery and in a public statement he said in regards to his treatment, “I am very optimistic.”
Douglas has not announced whether or not the lump is malignant or benign.
The treatment comes just ahead of his new films Sept. 24 release, that move “Wall Street 2: Money Never Sleeps” is the sequel to his hugely popular 90’s movie Wall Street.
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Mandy Moore is set to reprise her role on the hit medical series Grey’s Anatomy. Moore first appeared on the show show during a two-part Season 6 finale and it has been confirmed by TV Guide that she’ll be featured on at least one new episode for season 7.
During last seasons ending episodes Moore received critical acclaim for her final performance, while 16.8 million viewers turned on their TVs to watch as a gunman took the doctors and patients of the ER hostage.
Season 7 of Grey’s Anatomy begins September 23rd.
[HMG] In further news of a life that could barely contain more misfortune, Celebrity Apprentice winner, Bret Michaels is now due to undergo elective heart surgery later this year.
Bret, 47, says the hole in his heart that may have caused the April 23 hemorrhage which nearly ended his life has to be fixed, and as soon as he’s done with all the medications needed to cope with all the traumas he’s suffered, his doctors will get that fix arranged.
“They’ll do the operation in the fall,” Bret told Access. “They have to let everything clear out, then they’ll do the operation and I’m gonna beMore >
(HMG) – Poison frontman Bret Michaels, 47, is back in a Los Angeles hospital, after suffering what doctors described as a transient ischemic attack, or warning stroke. ” A note posted on Michaels’ Facebook page said he was experiencing “numbness on the left side of his body, predominantly his face and hands.” During the tests, the doctors say they found that Michaels also has a hole in his heart. Michaels’ doctor said this condition is probably unrelated to the brain hemorrhage Michaels suffered a few weeks ago. However physician, Joseph Zabramski, called the diagnosis “devastating newsMore >