20 Celebrities Who Suffer From Diseases
Toni Braxton is an R&B singer who had her biggest success in the 1990’s with hits like “Un-Break My Heart” and “You’re Makin’ Me High”. The singer was diagnosed with lupus, a disease in which your immune system attacks good cells in your body. Her case is heredity; her brother also has Lupus and their uncle passed away from it.
Nick Jonas has never let his diabetes get in the way of his career. At the age of thirteen, he was diagnosed yet continued to preform on Broadway before starting The Jonas Brothers. Nick is a large advocate for the disease.
Kristen Chenoweth is probably most known for her work on Broadway, though she has appeared in film and on television. The actress has stated that she suffers from Meniere’s Disease which affects the inner ear and causes severe dizziness and hearing loss.
Jimmy Kimmel is one of the top late night talk show hosts today. Many fans are unaware that he suffers from a mild form of narcolepsy, a disorder in which people fall asleep at the most inopprotune times.