Fibromyalgia is often referred as invisible illness as it symptoms are not often clear. For people who are suffering from the same, the lack in the visibility of the symptoms that can be dejecting as it leads to other issues going all inside your head. This simply lacks the sense, which becomes lonely and despair for the patients. Well, anyone can be victim of this problem, which certainly includes the celebrities as well. How about checking them as under:
One of the most popular celebrities facing the ailment called Fibromyalgia. Being an actor, Morgan Freeman has left no stone unturned to prove his worth over the silver screen. He also bagged the award for the film Shawshank Redemption, Invictus, Driving Miss Daisy and so on. In the year 2012, he openly confessed in an interview he gave to the magazine called Esquire.
Michael James Hastings
If you love the TV series called The West Wing, you would certainly realise the presence of Captain Mike. You will not realise the pain of Michael James Hastings due to Fibromyalgia. He was diagnosed with the ailment called fibromyalgia, which was confirmed after carrying a number of tests. However, he managed to overcome this issue and often seen over the screen with happy faces hiding the pain in a perfect way.
Susan is popular for her role called Stephanie over the common soap opera called The Bold and the Beautiful, wherein she eventually was seen leaving the show in the year 2012 owing to the issue of fibromyalgia. You can still find her playing a role in the industry of entertainment whenever possible. Susan can be seen getting involved in a number of shows by producing and directing despite the odds seen in the health.
She is among the lead singers who have been popular since sixties in the group called Rosie and The Originals. However, not many would know that she is suffering from Fibromyalgia. She openly discussed the same in her interview in 2004 wherein she talked about the ailment and its impact on her life. At the age of 59, she is seen experiencing shoulders, back and neck pain, which was diagnosed with this ailment. In order to treat this, she tried experimenting with several treatments and therapies.
She is among the popular comedians over the small screen, apart from being the popular face of different TV shows including the Saturday Night Live. Recently, she was seen hosting a radio show over Air America called Majority Report. She is seen these days playing the character in the entrainment industry and often employs the humour to showcase their talent despite having fibromyalgia.
Frances Winfield Bremer
Frances Winfield Bremer is one of the best authors in America, apart from being the wife of the former administrator for Iraq called the Ambassador L. Paul Bremer III. Both the husband and wife are known for outspoken advocates for the people suffering from the ailment called fibromyalgia. In the year 2007, she was then appointed to be the spokesperson for the group called National Fibromyalgia Association. With this role, the couple were seen giving fibromyalgia a much better visibility.
This name is a popular one in the TV industry for her character called Erin Walton in a popular television series – The Waltons. Unlike a number of people are seen suffering from chronic pain, Mary McDonogh too is seen suffering from this ailment as was diagnosed with it called fibromyalgia. Mary was seen discussing the details of her struggles of pain and agony in her memoir – Lessons from the Mountain: What I Learned from Erin Walton. She had struggled a lot to manage this ailment, and finally can be seen perfect on screen without the pain.