Christina Applegate deel 'n boodskap op haar 50ste verjaardag ná MS-diagnose

Christina Applegate is marking a milestone birthday after revealing her multiple sclerosis diagnosis in August.

Applegate het haar 50ste verjaardag op Thanksgiving Day gevier met 'n boodskap vir haar aanhangers op Twitter. “Yup. I turned 50 vandag. And I have MS. It’s been a hard one,” sy het geskryf.
Sending so much love to all of you this day,” Applegate continued. “Many are hurting today, and I am thinking of you. May we find that strength to lift our heads up. Mine currently is on my pillow. But I try.
    Multiple sclerosis affects the central nervous system. It’s considered an autoimmune disease in which the immune system attacks its own healthy cells. It affects quality of life and can be disabling.
      In her announcement earlier this year, the actor known for her roles in “Slegte mammas,” “Marriedwith Children” en “Dead to Meshared that it’s not been easy living with the disease.
        But I have been so supported by people that I know who also have this condition,” Applegate said. “It’s been a tough road. But as we all know, the road keeps going.
          There is no cure for multiple sclerosisknown as MSbut many people are able to manage their symptoms and adapt to new lifestyles after diagnosis.
            Researchers believe that the disease is the result of both environmental and genetic factors, but the underlying cause is not known.

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