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Originally posted 11/21/2012 05:00PM
After "much consideration and soul-searching," Mayim Bialik announced Wednesday that she and husband Michael Stone are divorcing after nine years of marriage.
The Big Bang Theory star, who has sons Miles, 7, and Fred, 4, with Stone, cites "irreconcilable differences" for the split, which she revealed in a statement on her Kveller.com parenting blog.
"Divorce is terribly sad, painful and incomprehensible for children. It is not something we have decided lightly," she writes.
Originally posted 08/27/2012 07:50PM
Mayim Bialik is one tough mama.
The Big Bang Theory actress, who is mom to sons Fred, 4, and Miles, 6½, says she relied on techniques used in natural child birth to handle the pain of a severe injury to her hand caused during a recent car accident.
"[I used] a lot of deep breathing," she tells Access Hollywood. "Everything I used for natural labor, I absolutely used at the scene of this accident."
Originally posted 08/21/2012 03:45PM
Despite being injured in a car accident last week, Mayim Bialik hasn't been totally sidelined.
And a little credit goes to her cat.
The Emmy-nominated Big Bang Theory actress, 36, sustained serious damage to her right hand after the crash, but according to a new entry on Kveller.com, Bialik feels all better – sometimes.
In the short post, titled "Mayim's Cat to the Rescue," she writes, "This is what makes me forget my pain: My cat Esau sticking his tongue out at me."
Originally posted 08/21/2012 10:25AM
Just days after she was involved in a serious car accident, Mayim Bialik made her return to the red carpet on Monday.
Bialik stepped out in a curve hugging gray Tadashi Shoji dress at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Performers Peer Group Reception in Universal City, Calif.
The Big Bang Theory actress, 36, who suffered a severe injury to her right thumb, tells PEOPLE her Emmy preparations are still underway, despite her injury.
"We had already planned on a long sleeve dress. I'm a modest dresser anyway. There are not many dresses that cover your fingertips though so it might take a little of expanding the fabric, trying to get this contraption in a sleek black," she says of the splint she has to wear as a result of the accident.
Originally posted 08/17/2012 04:05PM
Mayim Bialik is in recovery mode after a car accident on Wednesday left her hospitalized.
The Big Bang Theory star, 36, who managed to make it to work just one day after the wreck, was photographed on Friday near her home in L.A., wearing gauze on her left forearm and a full cast on her right hand.
At the time of the accident – caused in Hollywood by three tourists from Chile turning into her vehicle – LAPD Sgt. Monte Houze told PEOPLE that the actress suffered "a severe injury" and, "I was told, there was a lot of blood at the scene."
Originally posted 08/16/2012 08:20PM
A day after a car accident left Mayim Bialik with a seriously injured hand, the actress felt well enough Thursday to return to the set of The Big Bang Theory.
And she was glad she did.
The cast and crew lavished her with "love and support," Bialik, 36, wrote in a Tweet punctuated with a smiling emoticon.
She added: "Doing ok. Grateful. And tired."
Originally posted 08/15/2012 06:30PM
Mayim Bialik was seriously injured Wednesday in a car accident in Los Angeles.
Bialik, 36, was driving in L.A. when a car with three tourists from Chile turned into her vehicle at Hollywood Boulevard and caused the crash, LAPD Sgt. Monte Houze tells PEOPLE.
"From what I was told, there was a lot of blood at the scene," says Houze.
He says Bialik, known for her roles on Blossom and The Big Bang Theory suffered "a severe injury to her left thumb" and was taken to a local hospital. The tourists were not cited or detained.
But the star won't be losing a digit. On Wednesday afternoon, Bialik posted a message on Twitter saying, "(husband typing) In pain but will keep all my fingers. If u wanna see pre accident me watch The Soup tonight lol."
Originally posted 06/09/2012 01:00PM
It's enough to make Blossom blush!
Sitcom star Joey Lawrence donned the famous Chippendales bowtie and not much else on Friday for a performance with the legendary male review at the Rio Las Vegas Hotel and Casino on Friday night.
Lawrence, 36, who starred alongside Mayim Bialik on the '90s hit Blossom and is now opposite Melissa Joan Hart on ABC Family's Melissa & Joey, will be showing off his ripped physique while performing with the Chippendales for a special limited engagement that goes until June 24.
Originally posted 04/10/2012 08:30AM
In true A-List fashion, Jessica Alba makes walking the red carpet look like a walk in the park.
But when she wants the real deal, she has a more low-key go-to: the Franklin Canyon Park in Los Angeles.
Alba, 30, is among the famous faces teaming up with the Sierra Club to celebrate the great outdoors in a video honoring Earth Day, which is April 22 (check out sierraclub.org/earthday for more).
Also dishing about their "favorite piece of America" for the environmental organization: Oscar winner Octavia Spencer, rocker Bob Weir, New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg and Modern Family breakout star Nolan Gould.
Originally posted 09/07/2011 09:00AM
Every year on July 11, actress Mayim Bialik and her family toast their hairless feline, Esau, with something sweet – and slushy!
"His birthday is 7/11, and the 7-Eleven stores give out free slurpees on that day," says the Big Bang Theory star, who is mom to sons Miles, 5, and Frederick, 3. "So that's how we celebrate Esau's birthday. We were joking [with the kids] that we didn't give it to Esau, though. [Slurpees] are not for cats."
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