9 February 2011 6:40 AM, PST | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Actress Tisha Campbell-Martin wants fans to know she is very much alive and kicking, contrary to recent tabloid reports claiming that the 42-year-old actress is dying from the lung disease sarcoidosis. "Thank you, everyone, for your concern," Campbell-Martin said in a statement to People, acknowledging that she does indeed have sarcoidosis. "However, no worry is needed," the statement continues. "I was diagnosed with a lung disorder that some people walk around with and don’t even know they have." A mother of two, Campbell-Martin says she's had sarcoidosis for nearly 10 years. "Through early diagnosis I'm happy to share that I »


- Monica Rizzo

Report a problem



Similar News Items

"My Wife and Kids" (2001)
Tisha Campbell-Martin
"Rita Rocks" (2008)


IMDb.com, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.

See our NewsDesk partners