The 52-year-old actress is currently contending with stage four breast cancer that has metastasized to her bones. In a recent heart-to-heart on the “Let’s Be Clear” podcast, Shannen Doherty opened up about life, death, and the humor she finds in facing her fears. In a wide-ranging conversation about death and funeral planning, she detailed who she doesn’t want to attend her funeral and explained why she’s so strict in her decision.
Amid the struggles of facing cancer, there’s a touching story about Veronica Quintanilla and her daughter. They got matching tattoos on their heads as a symbol of strength and love during Veronica’s battle with breast cancer. And the tattoo itself has a special meaning behind it.
Pamela Anderson, the iconic model and actor known for her glamorous looks, has taken the fashion world by storm once again, but this time with a refreshing and daring twist. At Paris Fashion Week, Anderson showcased a stunning makeup-free look that left many in awe. Let’s delve into this bold move and explore the empowering message behind it.
Lindsey Parr Gritton was only a few weeks away from welcoming a new addition to her family when she received the heartbreaking news that the future of her family might undergo a significant change. Luckily, this story has a very happy ending.
Shannen Doherty, who stole our hearts as Brenda Walsh in the popular TV series Beverly Hills, 90210, has been bravely fighting cancer for years. Unfortunately the brilliant actress’s illness has only become more severe recently. But this didn’t stop her from meeting up with her former castmates in an emotional reunion that left many, including Doherty, teary-eyed.
Kathy Bates has been a part of the entertainment industry for many years. What some might not be aware of is her enduring battle with serious health issues. Despite these obstacles, Bates hasn’t allowed anything to hinder her progress. She continues to thrive, embracing fresh ventures that highlight her creativity and passion for her craft.
As the years go by, many people get less active, preferring to stay home and relax instead. But the case of one super-fit grandma, Julie Ford, goes against all expectations that come with her age. Despite approaching 70, Ford is in the best shape of her life, and she’s not afraid to show off her incredible body either.
Cynthia Nixon has had an incredible acting career, but not many are familiar with her personal hardships. She quietly fought breast cancer, choosing to keep it to herself. When asked about her decision to keep it private and her lack of fear, her response was truly poignant.
Shannen Doherty, the popular American actress, producer, and television director, has been fighting cancer for several years now. Her story has captured the hearts of millions around the world and has inspired many to fight their own battles with the disease.
Sharon Stone has always remained open and transparent about her experience with breast cancer. The 65-year-old actress recently revealed that she had to get benign tumors removed from her body in 2001, something she only discovered after a mammogram. Her message for women to get screened is particularly inspiring and one that we should all spread.
Tom and Rita Wilson’s bond is one that transcends the superficiality of Hollywood fame and physical appearance. Having been together for over 30 years, their connection is unbreakable. When people criticized Rita for her body weight, Tom stood by her side and passionately praised her beauty. It’s clear that their love for each other runs deep, and nothing can shake the foundation of their enduring bond.
Fertility medicine has become so advanced that it now creates literal wonders. For example, these days, a woman with no ovaries or fallopian tubes is fully capable of carrying out a healthy full-term pregnancy. This might seem too good to be true until you hear Shelly Battista’s story, who was blessed with 2 healthy babies when it seemed completely impossible.
Mara Wilson, the star who embodied Matilda, went through one of the most challenging moments in her life while filming this movie. Nevertheless, her story shows that even at our lowest, there’s always someone willing to offer us a helping hand. In Mara’s case, that special someone was the director of the film she was starring in — Danny DeVito.
With 11 seasons and 259 episodes, Married... with Children is one of the longest-running sitcoms ever. 35 years ago, the series had us glued to the screen, leaving us curious to find out what was going to happen next to the Bundy family and their neighbors. In 1997, the last episode of Married... with Children aired, and we couldn’t help but wonder what the cast looks like today and what they’re doing with their lives.
The younger fans probably know her best for her stellar performance in Harry Potter. But her legendary career stretches a couple of decades prior. She began acting in theater and film in 1952 and since then, she has accomplished almost everything there is to accomplish in the industry. Well, despite her immense popularity and success, we are sure we can catch you by surprise with a few interesting facts about the beloved actress.Bright Side wants to show you 10 facts about Maggie Smith that are going to make even some long-time fans say “wow.”
Whether it’s caring for a partner or a family member, tending to a sick loved one may seem challenging at the start. If you or someone you know is going through the same experience, know that no one is exempt from performing this act of love, not even celebrities.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, also known as Pinktober. But it isn’t the only month we should take steps to care for ourselves and be mindful of breast cancer. According to Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center, 40% of diagnosed breast cancer is detected by women who feel a lump, which means doing regular self-exams is crucial.
No matter how much time has passed, there are things that never change. Like the fact that the Titanic sank or that the film adaptation of this story remains a major success that made millions of people cry in theatres. The movie is so good, it probably still affects many viewers to this day. But the truth is, aside from being tear-inducing, some things do change, like the actors who took part in this movie. What do you think they’ve been up to for the last 23 years?
Almost 70 years ago, Maggie Smith chose the path of an actress and has since played more than 100 bright and diverse characters within this time. But most viewers only remember her as an honorable old lady and wise wizard, Minerva McGonagall in Harry Potter and the dowager countess of Grantham in Downton Abbey.
It’s very easy to confuse instincts with paranoia. This is probably why people often ignore their instincts — they don’t want to look weird in their own, or someone else’s, eyes. The people from today’s compilation relied on their instincts, and (spoiler alert) it was the right call.
She understands the suffering of others and strives to change it for the better. For around 20 years now, Angelina Jolie has been doing everything in her power to help refugees, fight poverty, and preserve nature. All of this, and she never forgot how to be a loving and encouraging mother.
It is not easy for anyone stay together for a long time, but it is even harder when private relationships are out for the public to see. Yet there are some celebrity couples who have worked hard so that their love will triumph over temptations and hardships. Their stories make us believe that the hope for an ever-lasting love does not have to be lost just because someone is famous.
According to statistics, in America alone, $410 billion were given to charity in 2017. Worldwide, 41% of donors give money to natural disaster funds and 31% to non-governmental organizations and charities outside their country. The rest is given to other causes like education, animals, human services, etc. Celebrities play an important role here, as they donate a big part of the money they earn and bring a lot of awareness to certain causes, influencing their fans to donate as well.
Everyone knows that habits like smoking or eating a lot of junk food can have a negative impact on our health, but there are a lot of lesser-known harmful habits that have become a part of our everyday lives.
Though the thyroid gland is tiny, it controls lots of processes (including metabolism) in our body. When it doesn’t work properly, it may produce more or less hormones than the body needs. In both cases, people may notice unpleasant changes: sudden weight fluctuation, mood swings, skin issues, and even breast cancer.
According to Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise journal, walking helps reduce the risk of all chronic diseases and is considered a ’wonder drug’ by many doctors and physicians. What makes walking the best form of exercise for your health is the fact that it goes easy on your heart and joints and therefore has a larger impact on your overall health. Strenuous exercise may have bigger and faster impacts on your body, but it can also cause harm on your joints and bones.