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Lena Dunham Reveals On Social Media She Has Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

Lena Dunham took to social media to reveal her diagnosis of Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, a chronic disease that affects the joints and skin. Dunham posted the announcement on Instagram in response to the publication of a paparazzi photo that showed her walking with a cane. “This is what life is like when I’m struggling most with chronic illness,” she wrote. “An Ehler-Danlos syndrome flare means that I need support from more than just my friends… so thank you, sweet cane!”

‘Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ Actor Brian Tarantina Dies At 60

Brian Tarantina, an actor who recently played the role of Jackie in Amazon’s “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” series, has died in New York at age 60. Tarantina was found in his midtown Manhattan apartment after someone called 911 to say he was unconscious, and medics pronounced him dead at the scene. A medical examiner will determine the cause of death, the department said.