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Oh this is so sad! Dick Van Patten, who starred as the adorable dad Tom Bradley on the TV show Eight is Enough suffered a stroke last month. Oh my God, I just loved Eight is Enough!! Van Patten, who is diabetic, went into a diabetic coma after eating dessert. He says, "I thank my lucky stars that my stroke wasn't that bad. I could have easily died. What happened was I eat desserts and I'm not supposed to - I cheated. Then my blood sugar level suddenly shot up to a dangerously high level." So sad! That makes me want to cry. All he wanted was a little treat and look what happened. Van Patten suffered some speech impairment and paralysis due to the stroke, but luckily is on his way to a full recovery.


Blogger Kat in da Hat said...

I love Tom!

1:09 PM, February 02, 2006  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

He was in one of Weird Al's Yankovic's music videos. I wish him a full recovery.

9:59 AM, February 03, 2006  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Diabetes is nothing to mess with, people. That is some serious, serious shit.

1:28 PM, February 08, 2006  

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