Celine Dion, a seasoned Canadian singer, has spoken up about her struggle with stiff person syndrome, a neurological condition that causes muscles to stiffen up compulsively.
The statement was made by the 54-year-old on Thursday in a video posted to her Instagram page, where she also revealed that her 2023 gigs had been postponed to 2024.
She mentioned that the one in a million occurrence of the rare condition had given her spasms.
"Hello everyone, I'm sorry it's taken me so long to get in touch with you," the Power of Love singer added. I'm so excited to see you all on stage and talk to you in person because I miss you all so much.
"I’ve been dealing with problems with my health for a long time and its been really difficult for me to face my challenges and to talk about everything that I’ve been going through.
“Recently, I’ve been diagnosed with a very rare neurological disorder called the stiff person syndrome which affects 1 in a million people.©Standard Gazette, 2021. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site’s publisher is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Standard Gazette with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.