Health problems do not take into account age or social status, and overseas stars are clearly not spared from ailments either. Here are some of the celebrities with serious health problems.
5 stars with serious illnesses
Lady Gaga suffers from fibromyalgia, a chronic condition that causes multiple pains, accompanied by mood disorders.
Unfortunately, the disease is difficult to detect, as the symptoms are often confused with those of other conditions and there are no certain tests to confirm it. It affects between 2% and 5% of the population, mostly women, and is aggravated by stress.
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The artist was diagnosed with lupus, an autoimmune disease with severe treatment. This condition causes weight fluctuations, attacks organs, joints, skin, kidneys, blood vessels and tissues.
Currently, the cause of the condition is not known, nor can it be cured, but there are effective therapies that can bring results and keep it under control.
Model Bella Hadid was also diagnosed with Lyme disease, a bacterial infection caused by a tick bite. And because the sting isn’t painful, few people realize they’ve been infected. 30 days after infection, a migratory erythema (redness) usually appears, accompanied by local pain, malaise and fever. Regardless of the stage, Lyme disease affects quality of life.
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The rapper suffers from bipolar disorder. Bipolar disorder is defined today as a mental illness with episodes of depression that can alternate: from deep sadness, feeling of emptiness, inner emptiness or melancholy to irritability or even excitement and euphoria.
The singer SIA suffers from a dysfunction of the thyroid gland, called hyperthyroidism. She often experiences heart problems, chest pains and serious metabolic problems.
One of the most difficult symptoms of the disease is excessive fatigue. Most of the time, the sufferer may experience some form of excessive fatigue when crossing the street or climbing the stairs.
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