Suffering from long-term illnesses and diseases truly takes its toll on a person both emotionally and physically.
Many choose to not be open about their illnesses and wish to deal with their treatment privately and out of the social eye, whilst some like to deal with their sickness in an open and positive attitude, sharing all to encourage others to share their optimism - it all varies depending upon the person.
When it comes to celebrities suffering from illness and disease, it's a lot harder to deal with treatment and recovery when they're constantly been watched by the public.
Our beloved Selma Blair has recently made a bold move in regards to her battle with Multiple Sclerosis and it is truly inspiring.
Keep scrolling to learn of Selma's fight and how she hasn't let her illness get the better of her...