Celebrities are known for their beautiful smiles, pretty and handsome faces, and classy expensive outfit. Despite the fame celebrities are enjoying, can you believe it that some of them are experiencing some sorts of illnesses? Some of them already succeed in fighting these diseases. In this regard, here are 10 inspirational celebrities with some sorts of illnesses:
10. Nick Jonas
He’s an American singer, actor, and songwriter who’s currently 22 years old. He’s a member of the famous Hollywood boy band known as Jonas Brothers. Since he was still 13 years old, he’s already suffering from Type 1 Diabetes. To cope with the condition, he’s wearing an insulin pump daily.
9. Shannen Doherty
This 44-year-old American actress was born on April 12, 1971 in Memphis, Tennessee. Aside from being an actress, she’s also a television director, author, and producer. Since this 1999, she’s already suffering from Crohn’s disease.
8. Michael J Fox
This 54-year-old celebrity was born on June 9, 1961 in Edmonton, Canada. Since the year 1991, he is already suffering from Parkinson’s disease. Aside from being n actor, he’s also a voice-over artist, activist, producer, and author.
7. Wanda Sykes
She was born on March 7, 1964 in Portsmouth, Virginia. Currently, she’s 51 years old. This American celebrity is also an award-winning writer. She clinched an Emmy Award in 1999. The illness that is she is suffering with is breast cancer.
6. Jack Osbourne
This 29-year-old actor is suffering from Multiple Sclerosis. It’s an autoimmune disease, in which the body’s immune system is attacking the spinal cord and the brain. This can lead to loss of vision, numbness, loss of sensation and balance, and muscle control loss.
5. David Beckham
He’s a famous former football superstar who is currently 40 years old. He was born on May 2, 1975 in Leytonstone, London, United Kingdom. Aside from being a footballer, David is also a world-renowned model. However, he’s suffering from the two conditions known as Tourette’s Syndrome and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder.
4. Missy Elliot
This American celebrity was born July 1, 1971 in Portsmouth, Virginia and she’s currently 44 years old. She’s a record producer, rapper, songwriter, and singer. Despite her extremely successful career, she’s actually suffering from Grave’s Disease.
3. Kim Kardashian
Kimberly Kardashian is currently 34 years old. She was born on October 21, 1980 in Los Angeles, California. This famous American celebrity is suffering from Psoriasis. It’s a skin condition in which the skin is mistakenly recognized by the immune system as a pathogen.
2. Pamela Anderson
This 48-year-old Canadian-American actress was born on July 1, 1967 in Ladysmith, Canada. Aside from being an actress, she’s also a model, author, producer, and activist. This celebrity is suffering from Hepatitis C.
1. Magic Johnson
This 56-year-old retired basketball superstar was born on August 14, 1959 in Lansing, Michigan. In the 13th season of NBA, he played as point guard under the basketball team of Los Angeles Lakers. This celebrity is suffering from the horrible HIV.
These are the 10 inspirational celebrities who have some sorts of illnesses. Even they have these diseases, they still continue living a good life in their home places.