- Christina Applegate has MS
- The actress wants to retire from acting
- This year's SAG Awards were her last appearance for the time being
And not just because the actress was nominated for Best Actress in a Comedy Series for her performance in Dead to Me. Christina Applegate suffers from MS, a disease of the central nervous system. The symptoms make life difficult for her.
Christina Applegate has always been a fighter
Applegate has been very public about her condition, even becoming a champion for research that seeks to battle the disease. But the fact is, those who suffer from MS become quite limited in what they can and cannot do!
The SAG Awards were therefore the last public appearance for her for the time being. It's my last awards show as an actor probably, so it's kind of a big deal. "Right now, I couldn't imagine getting up at 5 a.m. and spending 12 to 14 hours on a set. I don't have that in me at this moment," she revealed...
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