Valerie Harper Says She’s Cautiously Optimistic About Her Condition

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Valeria Harper issued a response Wednesday night to what she called an “erroneous quote” published in Closer Weekly, in which she reportedly claimed to be “absolutely cancer-free,” according to E Online.

“I am not ‘absolutely cancer-free,'” Harper said in a statement released by the Hallmark Channel, the celebrity website reported.  “I wish I were. Right now what I am is cautiously optimistic about my present condition and I have hope for the future.”