15 Celebrities Who Battled Serious Illnesses!


We all know people who have struggled with serious illnesses, but we want this post to remind you that no matter what there is always hope! These celebrities have all suffered from serious and debilitating illnesses, but they continue to be successful despite that. So if they can do it, we can too!

15. Hugh Jackman

Serious Illnesses
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The actor was diagnosed with skin cancer in 2013, and since then he has been going under treatments to deal with his diagnosis. He has been diagnosed with a type of skin cancer called basal-cell carcinoma, and this affects the parts of his skin that get a lot of exposure to the sun, such as his nose. Hugh has not only had skin transplantation surgery six times, but he has also undergone several chemotherapy treatments. Hugh is very open about his illness and often talks about it with his fans on Twitter.


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