Blog By Arpana | 29-03-17
5 Extremely Unsettling Facts About Bollywood Celebrities
We often think that money makes us rich and happy. Also there would be no problem in a person's life if he has money like dirt. All these notions about life will be vanished when you read how these Bollywood superstars who have money in abundance are also suffering / have suffered from diseases which are painful, incurable and also fatal.
These are the 7 Bollywood stars who have gone through hell because of their diseases...
ALCOHOLISM AND DEPRESSION : Dharam ji was a star in his era. But soon, more than stardom, alcohol took over his life. The actor, under the influence of alcohol, failed to make it big in films after a certain point of time. Soon, he became a victim of depression too. Reportedly, it was only after prolonged treatment, he could overcome both his health problems.
OVARIAN CANCER : It is known to all that once a top actress, Manisha Koirala suffered from ovarian cancer many years ago. Over the years of struggle, she has now survived the disease and is also planning to make a comeback in Bollywood. Hats off to the perseverance of all these stars who stand tall despite such illnesses.
DYSLEXIA : Being a star son does not mean one has a perfect, stress-free life. One such example is Abhishek Bachchan. As per many reports claim that Jr. Bachchan suffered from Dyslexia as a child. Dyslexia makes it hard for the patient to understand, read and write letters. It is also widely believed that the famous movie ‘Taare Zameen Par’ was inspired from the real-life example of Abhishek.
BRAIN INJURY : Around 4 years ago, during the shooting of ‘Bang Bang’, Hrithik suddenly suffered from an unbearable headache on the sets. He was rushed to the doctor. And that is when he got to know he was suffering from Chronic Subdural Haematoma. It’s an injury in the brain that leads to atrociously painful headaches too. In 2013, Hrithik even underwent a surgery for the same. As a child, Hrithik was so shy that he even stammered in front of people!
DIABETES and HORMONAL DISORDER: Not many know that the fashion icon of the film industry has gone through a lot physically. Diabetes controlled her body for a long time, and also made her obese. After a struggle of many years, the actress could overcome the disease and shed the extra pounds. Sonam also confessed in an interview to TOI, “I have had horrible facial hair because of severe hormonal imbalance. I had the toughest time of my life losing weight. And even when I did, I had sagging skin on my butt. In the film ‘Aisha’, I couldn’t even wear a bikini coz of my saggy body.”
TUBERCULOSIS Amitabh Bachchan has not only had severe stomach related problems, he has also suffered from TB. It took him a lot of hard work and medications to overcome the illness.
TRIGEMINAL NEURALGIA : Salman Khan may be tagged as the Dabangg star of the film industry, but this actor not only suffered severe hair loss and had to undergo hair weaving, he even suffers from Trigeminal Neuralgia. The actor has been going through this neurological disorder since as many as 8 years. In this disease, the patient suffers from major pains in different parts of his face, especially the jawline. Salman, till date, flies to the States for its treatment.