Joan Rivers‘ only child, Melissa is faced with a daunting decision, whether or not to remove her mother from life support.
Sources say the decision will have to be made no later than this weekend.
The “Fashion Police” host, staying in a private room at the Mount Sinai Hospital, is dependent on machines to stay alive eight days after going into cardiac and respiratory arrest, the sources said. Continue reading
Joan Rivers was moved out of ICU, however, her health has not markedly improved.
Joan has been moved to a private room, which is NOT a good indication. There, she will be more closely monitored by doctors and nurses.
Melissa Rivers just released a very guarded update about her mother, saying “My mother has been moved out of intensive care and into a private room where she is being kept comfortable.” Continue reading
Doctors began lifting Joan Rivers from her medically induced coma Sunday at Mount Sinai Hospital as Melissa Rivers kept her fingers crossed.
Melissa, Joan’s only child, is nail biting at best, waiting and wondering how her mother will respond, but the expected prognosis is not good, and now she is weighing her legal options..
“The waking-up process has begun and will take until Tuesday,” a source close to the family told the Daily News. Continue reading
Melissa Rivers, daughter of Joan Rivers, will soon be forced to make the painful decision to take her mother off life support. That decision will have to be made over the next few days and most likely will have dire consequences.
Reports say that Melissa is ignoring the fact that her mother may not live if the machine is unplugged. The New York Daily News reports that Melissa Rivers is “in denial” and refuses to admit that her mother may die.
Rivers, 81, has been in a medically induced coma since Thursday after going into cardiac and respiratory arrest after a simple outpatient procedure on her throat. Continue reading
Joan Rivers is on life support and is completely dependant on machines to stay alive, say doctors.
Rivers was rushed to the hospital after she stopped breathing during throat surgery on Thursday. The comic’s heart also stopped but was restarted. Early reports said she was put into a medically induced coma, but now we are learning her condition is much worse than believed.
According to reports, the family will have to decide in the next couple of days whether to keep the 81-year-old on life support. Continue reading
It is safe to say that funny lady Joan Rivers has had a tough morning. After her heart stopped during a medical procedure, Rivers was transported to the hospital and immediately put into a medically induced coma.
It won’t be a long sleep as doctors are planning on bringing her out of the coma this weekend.
It is unclear why Rivers was placed in a coma, but many suspect that doctors have done so to allow her body to recuperate. Continue reading
Our inbox is full over folks asking us if Joan Rivers has in-fact died. Here’s what we know. The comedienne was deemed “clinically dead,” after experiencing a complete cardiac arrest, her heart stopping while undergoing surgery on her vocal chords.
Reports indicate Rivers’ heart may have been restarted, however, at best she is listed in grave condition at a NYC hospital.
Comedienne Joan Rivers was rushed to a NYC hospital after an apparent cardiac arrest.
Rivers, 81, was visiting a clinic undergoing a throat procedure on her vocal chords when she stopped breathing.
A 911 call indicated, “We have somebody in either cardiac or respiratory arrest.” Continue reading
Now David Letterman walks out on Joan Rivers…
Joan Rivers, the woman who broke Johnny Carson‘s trust, is now going after President Obama by calling him “gay” and describing the First Lady, Michelle Obama as a “tranny.”
Rivers was asked by a street reporter whether a gay president would ever take the oval office, and Rivers replied,
“We already have it with Obama, you know Michelle is a tranny, a transgender. We all know.” Continue reading