October 2019

Sia Opens up About Struggle With Neurological Disease

On Oct. 4, Sia took to Twitter to reveal she is suffering from a number of ailments, including a neurological disease. . Just to clarify, I have a neurological disease AND ehlers danlos. EDS isn't a neurological disease, Sia, via Twitter. The singer’s neuralgia was reportedly caused by a “routine surgery” she had three years ago. . If you'd like more information it's neuralgia caused by a routine surgery three years ago. My TSH is also 29, it's supposed to be below 4, so I'm severely hypothyroid. I'm also taking time off to do intensive therapy on Complex PTSD. Turns out my bipolar 2 diagnosis was wrong, Sia, via Twitter. Her other health issue, Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, is a group of disorders that affects the body’s connective tissues. . According to the National Institute of Health, Ehlers-Danlos affects 1 in 5,000 people worldwide. . The 43-year-old singer went on to encourage those who are also suffering to “keep going.”. I just wanted to say to those of you suffering from pain, whether physical or emotional, I love you, keep going. Life is f------ hard. Pain is demoralizing, and you're not alone. , Sia, via Twitter