Mandy Moore Plans ‘Unmedicated Birth’ Due to Rare Blood Disorder

Mandy Moore is getting ready to give birth to her second child later this year without any painkillers. The This Is Us star, 38, was diagnosed with immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP), and stated in an interview with Today Parents that her platelets were “too low for an epidural.” Moore’s oldest son August “Gus,” who is now 17 months old, was born naturally due to her autoimmune disorder, which is characterized by a drop in the blood’s platelet count. Amber Ruffin’s Net Worth...