11:35 AM EDT 05/28/2015
Originally posted 05/27/2015 05:20PM
From the time he was a child, Dash Mihok knew he was different.
"I remember I was in karate class and I had to shake my head violently," the Ray Donovan star tells PEOPLE exclusively about his first encounter with Tourette Syndrome, a neurological disorder characterized by involuntary movements and vocalizations called tics. "The tic was to shake my head violently. I had to feel the whip of my hair. When you're 6, it's a strange feeling."
Mihok, who describes his condition as "the greatest itch you've ever had, times 5000," travels the nation educating children and adults as a national ambassador for the Tourette Association of America.
Originally posted 05/22/2015 11:00PM
Sharon Osbourne is taking a one-month break from The Talk as she recovers from exhaustion.
In an exclusive statement to PEOPLE, her rep said that the co-host collapsed upon returning home to Los Angeles last Friday night after a busy trip to New York and Toronto.
The 62-year-old "collapsed from mental and physical fatigue," her rep said.
Originally posted 05/20/2015 02:15PM
Shelleen Soltys, a single mother of four, was diagnosed with stage 3 colorectal cancer in 2012.
Originally posted 05/19/2015 11:10AM
A Texas woman welcomed rare identical triplet girls on Saturday, and what's even more unusual is that two of the babies are conjoined at the pelvis.
Originally posted 05/19/2015 09:25AM
Sam Smith underwent successful vocal cord surgery in Boston last week and is expected to make a full recovery, Massachusetts General Hospital said Tuesday.
Originally posted 05/14/2015 01:55AM
Just a week after her triumphant opening night in Las Vegas, Mariah Carey was forced to cancel her show on Wednesday due to illness.
Originally posted 05/13/2015 01:40PM
A young mom from Kentucky has revealed the price she paid for that fleeting summer glow during her teenage years.
Sandra Lee Opens Up About Breast Cancer Diagnosis in Raw Video Diary: 'I Want to Advocate for Early Detection'
Originally posted 05/13/2015 10:00AM
"On Saturday, I just stayed in bed all day long. I couldn't get up," Sandra Lee reveals in an exclusive PEOPLE Now video after receiving her breast cancer diagnosis. Well, she did leave the bed once, Lee remembers: She got up to research the disease on her iPad, though she promptly decided it was "too depressing" and slumped back into bed.
Originally posted 05/11/2015 09:20PM
Just 11 months after severing her spine in an ATV crash, Olympic swimmer Amy Van Dyken is able to stand up on her own.
Originally posted 05/11/2015 06:10PM
An Oregon mother of a 15-year-old girl with autism has filed a complaint against United Airlines after an emergency landing was issued when her daughter became "disruptive."
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