Actor Bruce Willis diagnosed with Aphasia, family announces.
American actor Bruce Willis has been diagnosed Aphasia, this was announced by his family today.
This news means he will put an end to his career.
The 67 years old actor wife and daughter took to Instagram to share news of his health and it reads.
Their statement below 👇👇
“To Bruce’s amazing supporters, as a family we wanted to share that our beloved Bruce has been experiencing some health issues and has recently been diagnosed with aphasia, which is impacting his cognitive abilities,” their message began. “As a result of this and with much consideration Bruce is stepping away from the career that has meant so much to him.”
“This is a really challenging time for our family and we are so appreciative of your continued love, compassion and support,” the message from the actor’s family read. “We are moving through this as a strong family unit, and wanted to bring his fans in because we know how much he means to you, as you do to him.
“”As Bruce always says, ‘Live it up,’ and together we plan to do just that.
His family is yet to say details of his of his treatment plans and recovery meanwhile aphasia is “a condition that robs you of the ability to communicate,” and the disorder can impact one’s “ability to speak, write and understand language, both verbal and written.”
This could be from head injury or stroke or as a result of brain tumor or neurological disease and the impact depends on the impact of brain injury, damage and recovery could depends on the age of the patient.