3rd Rock from the Sun star talks about her battle with autoimmune disease

Kristen Johnston, best known for roles in 3rd Rock from the Sun and TV Land's The Exes, has spoken to People Magazine about being diagnosed with Lupus Myelitis, a rare autoimmune disease.

Kristen Johnston

Kristen Johnston

Every single day is a gift, and I don’t take one second of it for granted.
— Kristen Johnston

Her tale is a familiar one to many suffering from a rare disease - unexplained symptoms, numerous doctors and painful tests before diagnosis, chemotherapy and steroids and then the long road to recovery.

If I had to live like that forever, I would have killed myself.
— Kristen Johnston

Read the full article here at People Magazine.

Image of Kristen Johnston from 3 PETA David Shankbone 2008 CC BY 3.0