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Actress Christina Applegate reveals she was diagnosed with MS

Christina Applegate
FILE – Christina Applegate arrives at the 25th annual Critics’ Choice Awards on Jan. 12, 2020, in Santa Monica, Calif. Applegate has announced that she has multiple sclerosis, describing her diagnosis as a “tough road.” The 49-year-old actor known for her roles in “Married… with Children” and “Dead to Me,” said in a tweet late Monday that she was diagnosed “a few months ago.” (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

Super talented actress Christina Applegate has been diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis.

Christina Applegate is an American actress, dancer and producer. As a child actress, she gained recognition for starring as Kelly Bundy on the Fox sitcom Married… with Children.

Applegate won her Emmy in 2003 for a guest spot on “Friends” and has a Tony Award nomination for the musical “Sweet Charity.” Her films include “The Sweetest Thing,” “Anchorman,” “Hall Pass” and “Bad Moms.”

The Dead to Me actress, 49, took to Twitter and announced that she has been diagnosed with MS.

Multiple sclerosis — also known as MS — affects the nervous system and often results in progressive physical and cognitive decline.

“It’s been a strange journey. But I have been so supported by people that I know who also have this condition,” wrote Applegate. “It’s been a tough road. But as we all know, the road keeps going.” She added in a later post: “Now I ask for privacy. As I go through this thing.”