9 celebrities who are living with chronic diseases
We all love to have perfect bodies, a great immune system, good health and most of all live till we're 200. Unfortunately, there are many things in this world that have no explanations or cures to certain diseases which shockingly influence our bodies enough. Fortunately, being in the XXI century, we've antibodies that help. Aside from that many developed nations have an average health system, because of which natives who are not well can get themselves treated. And celebrities are not an exception from these illnesses. Unfortunately, fame does not make them resistant to it. Here we have a list of celebrities who are suffering from chronic diseases that keep them from living a normal life.
Right now the American actress is not having the best time, because of her recent separation from her husband, Brad Pitt. Angelina has been for a considerable length of time one the most desired woman, not only in Hollywood but around the world has well. Her beauty has captivated all viewers in movies like "Tomb Raider" few and "Mr. and Mrs. Smith". What only a few people know is that Jolie has a genetic variation in her BRCA1 gene, which makes her prone and very sensitive to breast cancer. What a pity!
Selena Gomez is a famous actress and singer. Since appearing in the Disney series "Wizards of Waverly Place," Selena Gomez's path in the realm of acting has obviously been an upward climb. Her sweet voice and snappy tunes have made her one of the world's most popular vocalists. Unfortunately, lupus has taken over her body. It is an autoimmune disease which causes the immune system of the body to attack other healthy organs and tissues.
This man has made us smile more than just once. His role in the popular TV show "Two and a Half Men" won him many awards. He played a character with a similar name, a man with wealth, and an unfathomably childish desire for alcohol and women. But it didn't cost him much to adjust to his role, as he has almost the same habits in real life. One of his several rendezvous with his lady friends caused him to contract HIV. What has he gained? Nothing, except that now he has all the time in the world to ponder on his thoughts since he's clearly not going to get any action in his life anymore.
In the late 90s and mid-2000s, there was an artist with pink hair that mesmerized everyone. We are talking about Pink of course! Her powerful voice is a perfect complement to her songs that are full of energy. Which is the reason why all her concerts were completely "sold out." A couple of years ago, Pink revealed to the world that she had asthma since she was little. But that did not stop her from performing in front of a huge number of people over and over again.
If we talk about famous actors, who truly have a pure talent for acting, it is unavoidable to include Tom Hanks. His acting in the famous film "Forrest Gump" is proof that he has an enormous talent. Unfortunately, Hanks has an illness that is quite common on the planet today, i.e. diabetes. Those affected by this problem have a high level of sugar in their blood because their pancreas does not work very well.
Kim Kardashian is a definite standout among the most prominent celebrities of today's generation. Unfortunately, she was diagnosed with the problem when she was very young. When we first look at her stunning body and flawless face, one will not think that anything can happen to the American reality TV show star. Sadly she has a disease called psoriasis. What are the symptoms? It affects the skin, which tends to be red, inflamed and has silvery scales or dry skin. There many types of treatment that allow the disease to be regulated or in some cases cured.
The Colombian singer is one of the many who's on top of the popularity pyramid. And there are no songs of hers that are not a hit in clubs or parties around the world. Her collaborations with singers like Pitbull, Carlos Vives, and Maluma has shown the world her immense talent in music. Not everything is perfect for Shakira, as she has an illness that has been diagnosed for years now called toxoplasmosis. It's said to be an infection caused by a parasite which is contacted through cats or uncooked meat. What are the symptoms? It starts with the flu and then gets serious like swollen lymph nodes. We hope it does not get too serious because we need more of her music!
Numerous magazines consider the actor character who plays the role of Wolverine in the Marvel movies as the sexiest man on the planet. That ripped body and his beard are the main things that make us girls swoon! All producers fight for Jackman to star in their movies because, in every movie he acts, it has been an absolute success. Unfortunately, he has the incurable disease of skin cancer. We hope he will be alright because at times it can get deadly.
Amid the 80s and 90s, there was a woman who became the fantasy of numerous men around the globe. We're talking about Pamela Anderson. The star of the famous TV series "Baywatch" had a stunning body and a face that made everybody fall at her feet. We recently discovered that she has Hepatitis C, which causes high fever, tiredness, and severe stomach torment.
We send our good wishes for a fast recovery to all people suffering from chronic diseases. Health is first!
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