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Valerie Harper Sued For Failing To Reveal Cancer Diagnosis

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 04.29.2014 | Entertainment

Valerie Harper has been slapped with a $2 million lawsuit for allegedly failing to reveal her cancer diagnosis while working on the play, "Looped." ...

Valerie Harper Says She's Not Cancer-Free

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 04.17.2014 | Celebrity

Despite recent reports to the contrary, Valerie Harper is sadly not cancer-free. "In response to a recent erroneous quote concerning my health, I ...

The Biggest Public Health Battles Of 2013

The Huffington Post | Laura Schocker | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

Each new year brings a slew of celebrity health stories. In 2013, Beyonce and Jay Z went vegan, Michelle Obama "drank up," Gisele practiced yoga with ...

Thy Will Be Done: A Cancer Survivor's Perspective

Joy Huber | Posted 01.23.2014 | Religion
Joy Huber

I was diagnosed with stage four cancer at only 33 years old. For some reason the thought of "Why ME? Why is this happening to me?" never repeated over and over in my mind. I certainly wasn't expecting this diagnosis, but I know the statistics.

Valerie Harper Seeks Treatment For Terminal Brain Cancer On 'Valerie's Story'

Posted 09.20.2013 | Celebrity

Valerie Harper may be inspiring people over on ABC's "Dancing With the Stars," But it was NBC News that had "Valerie's Story." The special followed th...

Valerie Harper: Baby Boomer Inspiration

Ellen Snortland | Posted 11.09.2013 | Entertainment
Ellen Snortland

Does it seem odd to praise Valerie Harper for authentic humanity as art? I don't think so, and it may not be obvious at first glance. After all, aren't all people on TV human? Yes and no.

How 'I Hope You Dance' Inspired Valerie Harper

AP | ALICIA RANCILIO | Posted 11.05.2013 | TV

NEW YORK — Busy cancer patient Valerie Harper leads a class of 12 amateur hoofers in the upcoming 17th season of "Dancing With the Stars." The ...

'DWTS' Hopes & Predictions

Posted 09.04.2013 | TV

The "DWTS" Season 17 cast was announced and already we've got hopes and predictions for what will happen on "Dancing With the Stars" Season 17. Bef...

The New Cast Of 'DWTS' Revealed!

The Huffington Post | Chris Harnick | Posted 09.04.2013 | TV

The "Dancing With the Stars" cast for Season 17 has been announced, and it's a star-studded list. The roster of stars competing for the Mirrorball ...

Why 'Rhoda' Is 'Dancing'

Posted 09.04.2013 | TV

Valerie Harper is heading back into the spotlight on "Dancing With the Stars." The "Mary Tyler Moore" actress will dance with Tristan MacManus on Seas...

WATCH: Valerie Harper's Cancer Is 'Close To Remission'

Posted 08.29.2013 | Celebrity

Good news for Valerie Harper: The cancer-stricken star told Meredith Vieira on the "Today" show Thursday morning that she was close to remission. ...

The Latest 'Dancing With The Stars' Contestant?!

Posted 08.30.2013 | TV

Get excited "Mary Tyler Moore" fans, Valerie Harper is reportedly going dancing. According to TMZ, Harper -- who was revealed she had terminal canc...

Valerie Harper Working On Movie Despite Cancer

AP | LYNN ELBER | Posted 10.01.2013 | TV

LOS ANGELES — Despite suffering from incurable brain cancer, actress Valerie Harper is back at work. The UP cable channel said Thursday that Ha...

NBC News Airing Valerie Harper Special

AP | Posted 08.19.2013 | Media

NEW YORK (AP) — Valerie Harper has agreed to give a first-person account of her battle with terminal cancer to NBC News. The network ...

'Valerie Harper Is Teaching Me How To Live'

Vicki Abelson | Posted 08.12.2013 | Fifty
Vicki Abelson

I loved Mary. And Phyllis, Sue Ann Nivens and Georgette... but I was, I am, a Rhoda. Through Rhoda, Valerie Harper gave me and countless other girls permission to be outspoken, opinionated, talk with a funny accent and dream of shining in a supporting role so brightly as to become a leading lady and a star, while remaining true to her essence.

The Most Adorable Thing You'll See Today

Posted 04.09.2013 | TV

"The Mary Tyler Moore Show" theme song has never sounded as adorable as it did when Mary Tyler Moore, Valerie Harper, Cloris Leachman, Georgia Engel, ...

Inside The 'Mary Tyler Moore' Reunion

Posted 04.06.2013 | TV

The cast of "Mary Tyler Moore" reunited for their "Hot In Cleveland" appearance on Thursday. And although Moore, Valerie Harper, Betty White and Clori...

Reunited!

Posted 03.23.2013 | TV

The ladies of "Mary Tyler Moore" are getting ready to spend some quality time together. According to EW, "Mary Tyler Moore Show" alums Moore, Valer...

On Surviving a Brain Cancer Death Sentence

Davis Schneiderman | Posted 05.20.2013 | Healthy Living
Davis Schneiderman

My father is now a long-term survivor who has completely defied the conventional wisdom about his disease. He has survived for seven years: seven years living with a disease whose five-year survival rate for the most favorable patient class is a dismal 14 percent.

How I Said Goodbye To Valerie Harper

Next Avenue | Posted 03.20.2013 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By John Stark I did it the only way I knew how: I went to Rhoda's house in Minneapolis When I heard that Valerie Har...

This Show Paved The Way For 'SATC' And 'Girls'

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 03.19.2013 | Style

Mary Tyler Moore is an American actress who is best known for her roles on "The Dick Van Dyke Show" and "The Mary Tyler Moore Show." Besides appearing...

I'm The Rhoda: What Valerie Harper Did for Women and Television

Sheila Moeschen | Posted 05.18.2013 | Women
Sheila Moeschen

Decades before Lena Dunham bravely bore herself to viewers, supposed flaws and all, on "Girls," there was a smart, sassy, brash Jewish girl named Rhoda Morgenstern

Thank You, Valerie Harper

Jennifer Rosen | Posted 05.18.2013 | Healthy Living
Jennifer Rosen

In the past, my tendency had been to seek external guidance when making pivotal decisions. But watching Valerie at work must have activated my inner resolve because, for the first time, I felt absolutely no need to reach outside myself for answers.

Lessons From Grief

Juliana Stock | Posted 05.12.2013 | GPS for the Soul
Juliana Stock

I had no idea what I wanted to do or be, and in many ways his passing felt like I was starting from scratch... like I had to relearn how to have Thanksgiving dinner or shop for Christmas gifts, blow out my birthday candles -- would I even want birthday candles again?

'We're All Terminal, We Really Are'

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 03.12.2013 | Celebrity

Valerie Harper's recent announcement that she has an incurable form of brain cancer prompted a barrage of celebrity condolences, and today the actress...