From Bruce Willis to Selena Gomez, celebs who opened up about battling chronic ailments


Life is a delicate thing, and illness and mishaps may happen to anybody at any time. Sickness doesn’t care if you’re a superstar or a commoner, it hits you hard. Let’s take a look at Hollywood celebs who have been battling chronic ailments.

Bruce Willis

Bruce Willis was diagnosed with untreatable dementia. His family issued a statement on his illness, and the diagnosis is frontotemporal dementia. In a statement, Bruce Willis’ family stated that he would like to raise awareness about the disease.


Selena Gomez

The Heart Wants What It Wants singer has been diagnosed with Lupus. In 2015, she was diagnosed with the same condition. Lupus is a disease in which the body’s immune system attacks the organs and tissues in one’s body.

Lady Gaga

The American singer-songwriter and actress is suffering from Fibromyalgia. It is a disorder in which one experiences excruciating muscle pain, which causes fatigue, sleep, memory, and mood problems.

Charlie Sheen

In 2015, Charlie Sheen disclosed that he was HIV+. He stated on a television show that he was revealing the same because he did not want to be blackmailed or used anymore.

Tom Hanks

Tom Hanks, a well-known Hollywood actor, has been diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes. Back in 2013, the Inferno actor discussed the same on Late Show with David Letterman.