5 Celebrities With Chronic Pain
5 Celebrities With Chronic Pain Or Chronic Illness –
We often see famous celebrities in the lights and glamour, everything appears to be perfect in their world. The money, the houses, the cars, even their clothes scream wealth. It’s hard not to dream of a life like theirs. Unfortunately, chronic pain and chronic illness doesn’t care how much money you have and often shows us we are all just human. There are many celebrities that experience chronic pain and illness and probably more than we will ever know, depending on if they choose to go public with their condition. Here are 5 celebrities with chronic pain that have chosen to go public and some even use their condition to inform others and create awareness.
Nick Cannon was diagnosed with Lupus in 2012, he didn’t let the health challenges associated with his condition stop him. Instead, the beloved host of NBC’s ‘America’s Got Talent’ used his condition to educate others. To hear him talk about his battle with Lupus click here.
Jillian Michaels from”The Biggest Loser” suffers from Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and Endometriosis. Although she kept this condition to herself for years, worried that it would damage her “healthy” reputation. The conditions can cause pain. In endometriosis, cells from the uterine lining can grow on other organs and tissue in the body.
Selena Gomez, singer and actress, kept her diagnosis a secret for 3 years before letting the public know that she too has Lupus. About 1.5 million Americans have been diagnosed with Lupus. To watch Selena talk about her diagnosis on “Ellen” click here.
Marcia Cross star of “Desperate Housewives” experienced serve migraines since she was 14 years old, the actress has lived with painful headaches, along with visual aura, which is the feeling or symptoms that a migraine is about to begin. Marcia explains what she went through in this interview.
George Clooney, actor, stated back in 2012 that sometimes he can’t sleep at night due to serious chronic pain, caused by an accident he had in 2005 while filming Syriana. The accident caused breakage in his spine and persistent leakage of cerebrospinal fluid. Although it is believed his pain is now controlled you can read more about his battle here.