Sick Celebrities

This Is The End – Over Thirty Years Since Jim Morrison Passed Away

It‘s been over thirty years since rock legend and voice of an era, Jim Morrison’s life ended in Paris. Fans gather on every anniversary of his passing around his grave in Père Lachaise cemetery, to pay tribute to The Doors’ legend. There is usually a strong security presence in and around the cemetery on these […]

Sharon Stone Overcame an Aneurysm While Living With Diabetes

Sharon Stone’s career has been in the spotlight since she made her breakthrough in the 1980s. The famously blonde Hollywood star certainly gave a lot of men cause to remember her performances in movies like ‘Basic Instinct’. After the initial commotion she turned to more serious roles as witnessed in ‘Casino’, playing alongside Robert De […]

Salma Hayek's Diabetic Pregnancy Problems

Salma Hayek is one of Mexico’s finest movie exports and quickly became a sensation. Born in Veracruz in 1966 and raised by a wealthy family, her parents were shocked when she opted to drop out of university in Mexico to pursue an acting career. Hayek exploded onto the international stage with her role in 1995’s […]

Jackass Ryan Dunn's High Speed Death

Given the crazy nature by which they lived it was perhaps inevitable that one of the “Jackass” cast would eventually wind up on the ‘died too young’ list. Ryan Dunn, the unofficial 4th member of the Margera family, was the first to go when his Porsche left the road at high speed and collided with […]

Richard Pryor – Multiple Sclerosis, Cardiac Arrest and Guns Don't Kill Cars

Many have rightly labelled Richard Pryor as a comic genius. The American, who shot to fame in the late 1960s with his course stand up routines became famous for speaking his mind on matters ranging from race and politics to health and sex. Some of this most popular shows include ‘… Is It Something I […]

Larry King says talking about depression is a good cure

Larry King is a household name in America and has cast his influence across the Pacific and Atlantic oceans reaching shores across the world. The lively TV personality has anchored the entertainment industry for years and has notched an impressive amount of interviews down the years – more than 40,000 to date. He has soldiered […]

John Candy died of a heart attack aged 43

John Candy’s unexpected death in 1994 came as a shock to his fans and was a loss to the film community. The larger than life comedy actor died aged 43 while filming ‘Wagons East’ in Mexico. He was found in his hotel room according to his spokesperson, Anna Perez. She spoke to the New York […]

Jemma Kidd opens up about Anxiety Disorder

Jemma Kidd is a successful career woman, mother of twins and somehow manages to be both model and girl-next-door with consummate ease. Behind the often smiley demeanor portrayed in the media, Kidd hides a torrid struggle with anxiety and panic disorder; an overwhelming illness that can literally paralyse sufferers. Panic disorder and anxiety attacks are the […]

Halle Berry talks openly about diabetes

She’s portrayed Bond girls, Catwoman, double agents, psychiatric nurses and was the first African-American actress to in an Oscar, yet through all her fame and A-List profile, Halle Berry has had to live with the difficulties associated with Diabetes. The actress has starred in Hollywood blockbusters ‘X Men’ (In which she played ‘Storm’), ‘Swordfish’ and […]

Emma Thompson: English Rose Discusses Thorny Depression

Emma Thompson has known the highs of stardom as an iconic British actress and screenwriter but she has also tasted bitter, emotional lows because of her long running battle with depression. The English rose says her depression led her to such lows that at one stage in her life she didn’t wash or dress. “I’ve […]

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