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Melissa Rivers Releases Statement on Mom Joan's Condition

Melissa Rivers Releases Statement on Mom Joan's Condition

Melissa Rivers is speaking out to update her mom Joan Rivers‘ fans on her condition after being hospitalized following complications from an outpatient procedure on Thursday (August 28) in New York City.

“I want to thank everyone for the overwhelming love and support for my mother. She is resting comfortably and is with our family. We ask that you continue to keep her in your thoughts and prayers,” the 47-year-old television personality said in a statement.

There was a report earlier in the evening that Joan was placed in a medically induced coma and that she would be taken out of it in a few days, though this has not yet been confirmed.

We wish Joan and her family the best during this scary time!

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34 Responses to “Melissa Rivers Releases Statement on Mom Joan's Condition”

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  1. 1
    Nancy Says:

    When you have a been deprived of oxygen to the brain that is when they put you in a induced coma to give the brain time to rest, she is on life support , too so it will bw I treating to see what happens, how a melissa will handle everything,, interesting note that her publicist was in her room.
    Why would to Joqn go to a doctor that would not know hoot revive her.

    What kind of place is this? To get throat surgery should be done in a hospital!

  2. 2
    offtheproperty Says:

    Love you and your awesome, one-of-a-kind mom, Joan Rivers.

  3. 3
    . Says:

    I may not be a big fan but I hope Joan Rivers pulls through. I can’t imagine what her daughter is going through right now. I would be a complete wreck. *prayers to Joan and her family*

  4. 4
    Spark Says:

    Joan wishing you the best and god bless!

  5. 5
    AHB Says:

    Now that, ladies and gentlemen, is ironic.

  6. 6

    Can’t wait til you die, wh0r3! hahaha

  7. 7
    Ashley Says:

    Love you Joan!!! You bring happiness in my life and big chuckles.

    You are a FIGHTER GIRL!!!!


  8. 8
    WTf?! Says:

    @YAAAS HONEY: Hope you’re the one who dies in here…

  9. 9
    Robyn Says:

    We love you so much Joan. Please Please get better. Life will stink without you. A fan that loves to try to act like you. I adore you. Praying so much for you to get well. Love you Joan

  10. 10
    Alx Says:

    @Robyn: no we ont speak for your self still remember her justifying palestinian genocide karma’s a B.I.T.C.H no tears shed for this evil woman

  11. 11
    adam Says:

    one of the most evil persons in zionist hollywood,no big lost to the world in fact the world be better place

  12. 12
    sam Says:


  13. 13
    Delight m sanchez Says:

    we love you joan your in my praying god will be with you. my prayer go to you and all your family my god help you. your fan.delight.m sanchez

  14. 14
    veronica Says:

    good riddance, hope she dies for real. there is a god after all,wow a month ago she was justifying the killing of palestinian children,the devil will be waiting for this one

  15. 15
    Joanne Says:

    Joan my thoughts and prayers are with you today and always.

  16. 16
    DAM Says:

    wow talk about karma.

  17. 17
    amil Says:

    the spawn of the devil ,i guess god didn’t like her words justifying mass murder of palestinians, that was fast

  18. 18
    wa3d Says:

    I wish she die and RIH(***********)

  19. 19
    Will Says:

    Hmmm, maybe she “deserves to die”, just like she said all those dead Palestinian children did? Enjoy eternity in Hell!

  20. 20
    hah Says:

    Karma’s a *****, Joan…

  21. 21
    janet Says:

    i wish her well, but am not optimistic :-( they put my dad in a medically induced coma and he died three days later. it’s not a good thing, it means you are in serious danger and it might save your life, but often does not :-(

  22. 22
    CaSa Says:

    What evil, hateful words spew from your lips. Everyone is entitled to express their political opinions. Expressing those opinions is no cause for your horrific response. You, and those like you, are the reason there will never be peace in the Middle East or in other war ravaged area of the world. …Joan, I love your ground breaking comedy. You put female comedians on the map in what was once a male dominated part of the entertainment industry. I wish you and your daughter the best and hope you use the same strength you have used over the years to prevail and to recover….As for these hateful comments; intelligent and caring people should speak out with kindness to counteract this vitriol.

  23. 23
    CaSa Says:

    The “YOU” I referred to in my post are the people stating Joan Rivers, or anyone who expresses an opinion with which “THEY” disagree, deserve to suffer……I do not wish for anyone to misunderstand and think I was speaking of Joan. WE ARE AMERICANS and enjoy the freedom of expression.

  24. 24
    asa Says:


  25. 25
    ;) Says:

    Look Satan spawn is dying and not even Satan can save her now, hahaha. I hope she dies in pain and misery the way she wished for innocent kids dying.

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