Sick Celebrities

Day: August 5, 2009

Bret Michaels and his diabetes

Bret Michaels is the lead singer of 80s and 90s “big hair” glam rock band Poison. After being photographed injecting himself backstage at a concert, he was accused of taking heroin. Only then did Michaels announce that he has Type 1 diabetes.

Anal Cancer

Anal cancer occurs at the very end of the digestive system, namely in the lower intestine’s rectum. Anal cancer is a highly treatable form of cancer, which usually responds well to surgery and chemotherapy.

Pancreatic cancer

Pancreatic cancer is a particularly aggressive type of cancer that occurs in the body’s pancreas – a part of the endocrine system and the digestive system. One statistic suggests that only five percent of those diagnosed with pancreatic cancer are alive five years later. Why is it so aggressive?

Demi Moore’s $350,000 beauty job

According to Demi Moore, ageism in Hollywood is an unfortunate reality. She had head to toe cosmetic surgery worth over $350,000 to make her look younger, and she stunned audiences with appearance in ‘Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle’. So why isn’t having the body of a 25-year-old at 40 making her happy?

Christina Applegate’s success over breast cancer

Everybody’s ditzy darling from TV’s “Married … With Children” has spent most of her life being the center of attention. She made no exception when she was diagnosed with breast cancer, as she spoke openly about her double mastectomy and further treatment.

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