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Joan Rivers Is 'Resting Comfortably' at Hospital with Family, Daughter Melissa Says

UpdatePosted 08/28/2014 09:10PM

Joan Rivers Is 'Resting Comfortably' at Hospital with Family, Daughter Melissa Says

Originally posted 08/28/2014 06:50PM

As Joan Rivers continues to fight for her life in a New York hospital, her daughter, Melissa, provided an update on her mother's condition late Thursday.

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Tracy Morgan Is 'Having a Tough Time' Recovering from Injuries, Says Lawyer

Tracy Morgan Is 'Having a Tough Time' Recovering from Crash Injuries, Says Lawyer

Originally posted 08/28/2014 03:40PM

Tracy Morgan hasn't lost his trademark smile, but his road to recovery remains a long and arduous process.

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Joan Rivers Stops Breathing During Throat Surgery: Report | Joan Rivers

UpdatePosted 08/28/2014 01:45PM

Joan Rivers Stops Breathing During Throat Surgery: Report

Originally posted 08/28/2014 11:15AM

Joan Rivers has been rushed to the hospital after she stopped breathing during surgery on Thursday.

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Matt Damon Turns to His Toilet for Ice-Bucket Challenge | Matt Damon

Clean Water Advocate Matt Damon Uses Toilet Water for Ice-Bucket Challenge

Originally posted 08/27/2014 04:30PM

Now that's conservation.

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Diem Brown on Her Hysterectomy: I Felt 'Gutted'

Diem Brown on Her Hysterectomy: I Felt 'Gutted'

Originally posted 08/27/2014 02:05PM

Even after she was diagnosed with ovarian cancer for the second time, Diem Brown never let go of her desire to experience pregnancy and childbirth.

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Demi Lovato: 'I Wasted So Many Years Ashamed of My Body'

Demi Lovato Compares Her VMA Outfits: 'I Wasted So Many Years Ashamed of My Body'

Originally posted 08/26/2014 02:35PM

Though her latest album is full of self-acceptance anthems, it wasn't too long ago that Demi Lovato struggled with her body image.

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Diem Brown's New Cancer Battle: 'It's Been a Dark Couple of Days'

Diem Brown's New Cancer Battle: 'It's Been a Dark Couple of Days'

Originally posted 08/23/2014 06:30PM

It's been a grueling week for Diem Brown, who revealed she has been diagnosed with cancer for the third time. But the MTV reality star's trademark determination shows no signs of waning.

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Filed Under: Cancer, Health, Diem Brown
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Nicki's 'Anaconda' Dancer Bitten by Snake at Rehearsal | Nicki Minaj

Nicki Minaj's 'Anaconda' Backup Dancer Bitten by Snake During VMA Rehearsal

Originally posted 08/23/2014 11:45AM

If Nicki Minaj's sexually charged, booty-exposing "Anaconda" video didn't already grab enough pre-MTV Video Music Awards headlines, a real-live snake set to be used during her performance has created some slithering news.

During a Friday rehearsal, one of Minaj's backup dancers was bitten by a 6-foot-long boa constrictor named Rocky who was being used as a prop during the song, MTV reported. Minaj was onstage and rushed to her dancer's side after the bite occurred.

Even though the snake wasn't venomous, the female dancer was treated at the scene where her wound was cleaned and then taken to the hospital to prevent a bacterial infection "out of an abundance of caution," Chris Velvin, director of production safety for Viacom Media Networks, told MTV.

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Diem Brown Is Battling Cancer for the Third Time

Diem Brown Diagnosed with Colon Cancer

Originally posted 08/23/2014 01:00AM

Over the course of nine years, Diem Brown has displayed incredible strength and courage as she battled ovarian cancer not once, but twice. But now she's facing her toughest battle yet: the MTV star has been diagnosed with colon cancer, PEOPLE has learned.

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Filed Under: Cancer, Health, Diem Brown
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Paralyzed Olympian Amy Van Dyken Walking with Use of Special Equipment

Amy Van Dyken Walking with Use of Special Equipment

Originally posted 08/22/2014 03:30PM

Olympic swimmer Amy Van Dyken-Rouen, who severed her spine in a June 6 all-terrain vehicle crash, is walking again, thanks to some special equipment.

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