Hollywood Celebrities That Refuse To Give Up On Diseases!

Published on: 18/06/18 10:14 AM

Not Only Bollywood Celebrities But Hollywood Celebrities Also Inspired Us..!!

We only know about Bollywood celebrities fighting diseases but how many of us know that Hollywood celebrities also fought some serious diseases. Let us know who are those celebrities that never gave up on life and therefore inspired.

Kylie Minogue

Kylie Minogue breast cancer

In 2005, Kylie Minogue got diagnosed with breast cancer so to remove the malignant tumor she went through a partial mastectomy. She has spent most of her time raising awareness about cancer, as a result, many women started to undergo cancer screening.  She was awarded honorary Doctorate in Health Sciences for her incredible contribution to the fight of cancer.

Daniel Radcliffe

Daniel Radcliffe - dyspraxia


Daniel is popular face know as Harry Potter. He is suffering from dyspraxia- a developmental disorder of the brain.  The outcome of this disease is difficulty in performing the activity that requires coordination and movement. He is capable of giving advice and despite this disease, he has not given up on life and is inspiring people to live life to its fullest.

Angelina Jolie

Angelina Jolie tested BRCA cancer-causing gene - Hollywood Celebrities fighting diseases

Few years ago, Angelina Jolie tested BRCA cancer-causing gene that came out as positive. She lost her mother because of cancer so she decided to go for the double mastectomy test. Just as a precautionary measure against cancer, she undergoes such test. Soon after Angelina Jolie’s surgery, it was found under a study that awareness in Austria increased drastically. Genetic cancer and its detection started off as a revolution ensuring its check is

Michael J. Fox


Michael J. Fox got diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease in 1991. But this detection didn’t stand in his career. He went on creating a brilliant acting career that made him achieve numerous awards. His goal is to find out a cure for Parkinson’s disease so that he could help people like him. A fund worth $450 million has been accumulated by him to undergo a research for its cure.

Sharon Stone


Actress Sharon Stone went through a stroke and suffered the ruptured aneurysm and cerebral bleeding for about nine days. The longterm effect of this stroke includes- inability to read, impaired speech, and limping. She somehow managed to overcome this and took movies five years later. She didn’t let ailments defeat her and so she set out support groups to help the seriously ill people. For her great contribution to charity, in 2013 she also received a Nobel Peace Summit Award.

Ben Stiller


Ben Stiller was diagnosed with prostate cancer in 2014. He even went through surgery to remove his prostate. Now he has recovered from it and so he supports 25 organizations. That also includes the Cancer Research Institute and the Cancer Patient Support Foundation.

Julia Roberts


Julia Roberts is suffering from Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura. A disease that affects the body’s ability to stop bleeding. Moreover, she also suffers from other ailments like- being blind in one eye. Despite all the pain nothing has come in her way to success, she has been a successful actress, mother and also UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador.

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