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6 Celebrities We Didn’t Know Are Battling With Diseases

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You must be praying hard for Selena Gomez as she is battling with Lupus right now. You must also be aware that in spite of chemotherapy and other medicines, she is losing tremendous amount of hair from her head.

1-Selena-Gomez

Did you also know that there are other celebrities suffering from serious diseases which you didn’t know about:

1. Michael J. Fox

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“Back To The Future” star, Michael J. Fox is battling with Parkinson’s and was first diagnosed with it in 1991. Parkinson’s is a long term disorder linked to central nervous system affecting the motor system. He heads the Michael J. Fox Foundation which was formed in 2010, and has raised around 450 million dollars for this cause.

2. Kim Kadarshian

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The celebrity who broke the internet with her nude selfies, and is a known beauty queen, suffers with psoriasis. Often misguided as a rash, ringworm, or other skin irritation, this autoimmune disease affects around 7.5 million Americans. Kim relies on various topical treatments to keep her disease in control.

3. Paula Abdula

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The “So You Think You Can Dance” judge suffers from Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) Syndrome which is characterized by burning type pain, tenderness, and swelling. She was diagnosed with RSD in 2005.

4. Sarah Michelle Gellar

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Buffy from “Buffy The Vampire Slayer” is suffering from scoliosis, a medical condition which makes her spine curve sideways. She uses Pilates and a combination of other exercises to cope with this disorder.

5. Lil Wayne

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This world famous rapper is battling with epilepsy. It is the fourth most common neurological disorder which affects people of all ages. He’s had many seizures and generally hides it from people.

6. Miss Elliot

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The classic rock-star is suffering from Grave’s disease in which her immune system attacks her thyroid glands, making her throat and eyes swell. The other symptoms include anxiety, sleep problems, fatigue, weight loss, sweating, sensitivity to heat, brittle hair, and menstrual irregularities.

CureJoy Editorial

The CureJoy Editorial team digs up credible information from multiple sources, both academic and experiential, to stitch a holistic health perspective on topics that pique our readers' interest.

CureJoy Editorial

The CureJoy Editorial team digs up credible information from multiple sources, both academic and experiential, to stitch a holistic health perspective on topics that pique our readers' interest.

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