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10 Celebs you probably didn't know live with multiple sclerosis

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10 Celebs living with MS

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10 Celebs living with MS

These celebs are all currently battling multiple sclerosis.

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Clay Walker

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Clay Walker

The country singer learned of his MS in 1996, at the age of 26, shortly after completing his fourth album.

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Jamie Lynn Sigler

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Jamie Lynn Sigler

The actress, now 34, recently revealed she was diagnosed with the autoimmune disorder at 20.

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Richard Cohen

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Richard Cohen

The TV producer and husband to Meredith Vieira has been battling MS since he was 25.

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Michaele Salahi

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Michaele Salahi

The Real Housewives star kept her MS diagnosis a secret for years until finally revealing it in a book written about her in 2010.

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Ann Romney

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Ann Romney

The wife of 2012 Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney was first diagnosed in 1998, but experienced a flare-up of symptoms during the election year.

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Montel Williams

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Montel Williams

The talk show host was diagnosed in 1999 and created the Montel Williams MS Fund, which has raised more than $1.5 million for research.

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Joan Didion

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Joan Didion

The award-winning writer discusses her MS diagnosis in one of her most famous works, 1979’s The White Album.

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Alan and Donny Osmond

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Alan and Donny Osmond

Alan stopped performing with his brothers in the late 1980s after he was diagnosed. His son David was diagnosed in 2006.

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Teri Garr

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Teri Garr

The actress, known for roles in Young Frankenstein and Close Encounters of the Third Kind, was diagnosed with MS in 1999.

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