Sopranos star Jamie-Lynn Sigler has Multiple Sclerosis
Former “Sopranos” actress JAMIE-LYNN SIGLER has been suffering from multiple sclerosis for 15 years.
Thank you People. This is a hard but liberating day for me, and I hope together we can help others and fight on ???????? https://t.co/T1uIXypRjB
— Jamie-Lynn Sigler (@JamieLSigler) January 20, 2016
She was diagnosed when she was just 20, and says she hasn’t talked about it because she’s still coming to terms with it.
Quote, “I wasn’t ready until now. You’d think that after all these years, somebody would be settled with something like this, but it’s still hard to accept.”
Of course, M.S. is a disease that damages the central nervous system. She says she initially didn’t have too many symptoms, but it’s gotten worse in recent years.
Quote, “I can’t walk for a long period of time without resting. I cannot run. No superhero roles for me. Stairs? I can do them but they’re not the easiest. When I walk, I have to think about every single step, which is annoying and frustrating.”
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