Several characters in the world of entertainment have gone through or are going through a complicated situation in their health.
In the lives of the characters of the entertainment world, everything seems to be normal. By appearing happy on the screen or on social networks, they do not suffer from any disease or since they have the economic possibilities it would be easier, however, the opposite happens, money can help, but buying health is impossible.
Several artists have gone through or are going through a complicated situation and from their platforms have told their experiences with the disease or have also made headlines in the media.
In 2013 it was revealed that the American singer Selena Gomez suffers from lupus, a disease in which the body’s immune system attacks the body’s own cells and tissues, causing inflammation and tissue damage.
In 2017, Gómez underwent a kidney transplant. The actress Francia Raísa, who is a friend of the singer, was the one who donated the organ.
“Lupus is a complex, chronic autoimmune disease that can affect the joints, skin, brain, lungs, kidneys, and blood vessels in ways that cause widespread inflammation and tissue damage in affected organs (Fact Sheet for CDC) ”, according to the portal www.lupusresearch.org.
In January 2020, Canadian singer Justin Bieber announced that he has the Lyme’s desease, which is contracted through a tick bite.
“It has been a difficult couple of years to get the correct treatment to help treat this so far incurable disease and I will be back and better than ever,” he wrote on his Instagram account at the time.
Justin Bieber announced Wednesday that he has Lyme disease
Symptoms can include fever, fatigue, headache, joint pains, and a “bull’s eye” rash that occurs in 70-80% of infections.
Most people who are treated with antibiotics make a full recovery early, although the infection can become severe or prolonged in some cases.
The actor also suffers from this disease Alec baldwin; the singers Avril Lavigne and Thalía, among others.
Michael J. Fox
Canadian actor Michael J. Fox, 60 years old, in November 2020 announced his definitive retirement due to the loss of his health, he has the Parkinson’s disease. “It was as if a truck ran over you,” said in 1998 the actor of films such as Back to the future, hair on chest, among other.
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In his book There is no time like the future, tells how he lives with the disease, which has also affected his memory. “My short-term memory is destroyed,” he commented in an interview with the magazine People.
Among other celebrities who have the same disease is the rock star, Ozzy Osbourne.
Juan Pablo Medina
The most recent case is of the Mexican actor Juan Pablo Medina, who had a part of his right leg amputated due to a venous thrombosis, which is “a condition that occurs when blood clots form within the veins or arteries and this blocks circulation.”
What is thrombosis and why did actor Juan Pablo Medina lose his leg due to it?
“It can present in two ways: a deep vein thrombosis, which most commonly occurs in the legs, or as a pulmonary embolism.”
The American actress Christina Applegate a few days ago announced that she was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis.
“Hi friends. A few months ago I was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. It has been a strange journey. But I have been very supportive of other people who I know also suffer from this disease, ”Applegate wrote on Twitter.
Hi friends. A few months ago I was diagnosed with MS. It’s been a strange journey. But I have been so supported by people that I know who also have this condition. It’s been a tough road. But as we all know, the road keeps going. Unless some asshole blocks it.
– christina applegate (@ 1capplegate) August 10, 2021
The same disease suffers her compatriot, also an actress, Selma blair, who reported reported it in 2018.
What is multiple sclerosis ?, the disease suffered by Christina Applegate and Selma Blair
“Multiple sclerosis is a demyelinating inflammatory disease or pathology, which means that it affects the protective covering (myelin sheath) of the nerve fibers that make up the central nervous system, which causes neuronal communication to be interrupted,” explains the neurosurgeon. Eduardo Vargas.
The actor has the rare disease called prosopagnosia.
“Those affected by this brain disease can identify a face as such and know that there is a difference between two faces, but they cannot recognize or identify who it is. In many cases, the affected person makes a deductive analysis of the person to try to identify it through characteristic features such as the shape or color of the hair, the presence of a scar or mole, certain facial expressions, etc. “, explains the portal www.neurorhb.com.