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Shannen Doherty Says Cancer Has Done “Amazing Things”

When people hear the name Shannen Doherty, a few things probably come to mind. First, of course, is the fact that she became a household name during her time on Beverly Hills, 90210.  Her legendary temper, however, resulted in her being removed from the cast but producer, Aaron Spelling, gave her another chance on the hit show, Charmed. Again, her on-set antics led to her dismissal and she’s been largely unemployed ever since.
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Online Bullies Attack Christie Brinkley’s “Not as Pretty” Daughter Sailor

This is so sad. We all know who Christie Brinkley is. She was such a big deal back in the 1980s because she was a supermodel who happened to marry legendary singer, Billy Joel, and was featured as the “hot girl” that Chevy Chase almost drove off the road ogling in National Lampoon’s Vacation. It’s been a few decades since then and her own children are learning about life out in the real world.
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Princess Kate, Prince William “Would Not Hesitate” to Seek Mental Help

In a time when people are working harder than ever to lift the stigma associated with mental illness, we are getting a little needed help from Princess Kate and Prince William. So often, we avoid getting the help we need for ourselves or our loved ones because we are too ashamed or embarrassed to admit that something isn’t right. Of course, that needs to change if we are going to get healthier as a society.
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Maria Bamford Feared Bipolar Meds Would Ruin Career

It’s a common worry among people living with bipolar disorder - will the prescribed medication alter my personality to the point that my career could be affected?  Even fictional character, Carrie Mathison, on the Showtime series, Homeland, avoids taking her pills for similar reasons. It’s not surprising, therefore, that comedian, Maria Bamford, felt the same concerns.
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