Gloria compiled and published two volumes of the Days of Our Lives Celebrity Cookbook (1981 and 1983). The books raised over one million dollars for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.
Gloria is a spokesperson for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.
Gloria wrote the book, Living With Type 2 Diabetes: Moving Past the Fear, which was released in May of 2006.
Gloria is accredited as a yoga instructor.
Gloria had a number one hit with the song "Friends and Lovers" in 1986 with the late Carl Anderson.
Gloria has been married to René Lagler since 1994.
Gloria was married to Alan Thicke (1970-1983). They had two sons, Brennan and Robin.