On the Mend
After undergoing surgery on Tuesday, Angie Everhart announced she no longer has thyroid cancer.
She tweeted on Saturday, “MY DR CALLED ME ON A SAT. MORNING TO TELL ME I AM CANCER FREE!!!!! #wootothemotherf**kinhoo”
Her rep has confirmed to “Extra” that the model/actress is indeed officially cancer free after the surgery.
Singer George Michael is on the mend after a single-car accident in England on Thursday. The British star reportedly suffered a head injury and was airlifted to the hospital.TMZ, explaining that Michael was riding in a Range Rover when it crashed on the M1 motorway around 5:50 PM. The cause of the accident is unknown and the driver has not been identified.
How did Angelina Jolie keep her double mastectomy surgery top secret? With a little help from Hollywood-style disguises, according to the Chicago-Sun Times.paper reports that Jolie used “extensive and elaborate” disguises and wigs throughout her three surgeries at the Pink Lotus Center in Beverly Hills. Not surprisingly, she also used a different name on all documents.
Actress Angelina Jolie, who underwent a double mastectomy to prevent breast cancer, is also planning to have her ovaries removed.
In this week’s People cover story, the magazine looks at Jolie’s extreme health decision and reveals that because she carries the "faulty" BRCA1 gene, Jolie is still at risk of developing ovarian cancer, the same disease that claimed the life of her mother, Marchline Bertrand, in 2007.
Actress Angelina Jolie has put a spotlight on the BRCA1 gene test with her New York Times op-ed piece explaining why she decided to undergo a preventative double mastectomy.In the article, she calls it a “faulty” gene that makes her more prone to breast and ovarian cancer. So what is the BRCA1 gene and how do doctors’ test it?
Actor Brad Pitt praised fiancée Angelina Jolie for her decision to undergo a double mastectomy to prevent cancer.
Pitt told the Standard, “Having witnessed this decision firsthand, I find Angie’s choice, as well as so many others like her, absolutely heroic. I thank our medical team for their care and focus. All I want for is for her to have a long and healthy life, with myself and our children. This is a happy day for our family.”
Actress Angelina Jolie revealed in a New York Times op-ed article on Tuesday that she opted to undergo a double mastectomy to prevent breast cancer.
Titled "My Medical Choice," Jolie opened her piece by writing how her mother, Marcheline Bertrand, died of ovarian cancer at the age of 56 (in 2007) and how it has been hard talking to her children about it. Jolie writes, “I find myself trying to explain the illness that took her away from us. They have asked if the same could happen to me. I have always told them not to worry, but the truth is I carry a ‘faulty’ gene, BRCA1, which sharply increases my risk of developing breast cancer and ovarian cancer.”
Actress and model Angie Everhart’s rep has confirmed to “Extra” that the model, actress and mother has been diagnosed with thyroid cancer and will undergo surgery on Tuesday.