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Valerie Harper Diagnosed with Terminal Brain Cancer

Valerie Harper Diagnosed with Terminal Brain Cancer

Famed The Mary Tyler Moore Show actress Valerie Harper has revealed she has been diagnosed with a form of terminal brain cancer, People reports.

The 73-year-old actress, who played the beloved character Rhoda Morgenstern for numerous years, talked with the publication about her doctor’s diagnosis of possibly three months left to live from leptomeningeal carcinomatosis, a rare condition.

“I don’t think of dying,” Valerie said. “I think of being here now.”

Valerie previously battled lung cancer back in 2009.

Our thoughts go out to Valerie and her friends and loved ones during this difficult time.

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