Valley of the Dolls, 20th Century Fox

Patty Duke

Anna 'Patty Duke’ Pearce, who battled bipolar disorder, was a cultural icon and Oscar-winning actress. Rest in peace. (Valley of the Dolls, 20th Century Fox)

Through a Lens, Darkly

By Anna Pearce, Matt Scanlon

Patty Duke and manic depression.

Misdiagnosed? Bipolar Disorder Remains Ignored

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