Goo Hye Sun has to give up her lead role in currently airing MBC’s “You’re Too Much” after she’s suffering from allergic reaction. The “Boys Over Flowers” actress reportedly was diagnosed with a severe case of anaphylaxis. Goo Hye Sun’s agency, YG Entertainment, stated that its actress was recently rushed to a hospital during filming after she was seen showing the symptoms of nausea and breathing problems. According to Allkpop , the producer of “You’re Too Much” made an official statement on March 24 to inform that they have decided to let Goo Hye Sun leave her lead role to focus on long-term medical treatment. The producing team has to go through in a series of discussions before deciding to let go Goo Hye Sun considering she plays a lead character in the drama. Goo Hye Sun played the role Jung Hae Dang, a singer who’s obsessed with Uhm Jung Hwa’s character in the drama that has only aired six episodes. After Goo Hye Sun departed from the production, her role will be replaced by “Introverted Boss” actress, Jang Hee Jin, Yonhap News reported. Jang Hee Jin’s agency, Lucky Company, stated that the actress was only given a short
Bad news for all GOT7 fans out there. Jackson, who has been resting for almost 10 days, recently confirmed that he won’t be able to perform with his group due to his health issues. The idol was supposed to be returning after Mar. 19 , but his condition has forced him to extend his rest period until further notice. JYP Entertainment has issued an official statement regarding Jackson’s health. The agency’s representation has confirmed that Jackson won’t be performing with GOT7 for their remaining schedules this month. According to Allkpop , Jackson is focusing on recovering from his illness and he as well apologized to fans who are getting worried about his condition. JYP Entertainment promises to announce soon once Jackson recovers. Jackson collapsed at GOT7 fan meeting on Mar. 11. According to Soompi , the idol looked pale and coughed on stage while performing with his group. A fan even claimed that he saw Jackson throwing up when he was off stage. Due to his health issue, Jackson wasn’t able to join the after-show event, where the GOT7 boys were supposed to meet fans up close. However, Jackson managed to join the signing session although he couldn’t hold himself
This is probably a sad news for all fans of Yoo Ah In. The “Sungkyunkwan Scandal” actor is reportedly diagnosed with a bone tumor and has to postpone his military enlistment this year to treat his tumor. Yoo Ah In’s agency, UAA Entertainment, has released a statement regarding the actor’s condition. The agency also confirmed that Yoo Ah In is indeed suffering from a bone tumor. However, the management hasn’t yet to reveal whether Yoo Ah In is in a serious condition since it’s a sensitive matter for both Yoo and his family. Based on the statement, UAA urges fans and media to give Yoo some privacy. The actor who gained his popularity after starring in the drama “Secret Love Affair” has undergone several physical exams since December. According to Soompi , Yoo Ah In had suffered a shoulder injury while filming “Tough As Iron” movie. His shoulder injury gets worse since he filmed “Veteran”. Yoo Ah In’s medical advisor said that the tumor is benign and he’s waiting for another examination. UAA Management promises to release an official statement once a progress develops. Bone tumor commonly appears on the joints and it could spread to the bones and cartilage. If the condition
According to Science Daily , the Zika virus is reportedly associated with brain diseases, especially with the autoimmune disorder. This focuses more on the brain’s myelin, similar to multiple sclerosis , a chronic disease that attacks the central nervous system. It says that contracting the Zika virus may show different signs and effects on the brain. In the research, it was found out that six people have developed neurologic symptoms and manifested the autoimmune disorder in their blood test and other medical examinations. These patients have also had fever followed by rashes while some had severe itching, red eyes, as well as muscle and joint pains. However, the neurological symptoms vary from person to person because some people develop these symptoms right away while others take up to 15 days. Out of the six people in the study, two had developed acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM) while the rest tested positive of the Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS). ADEM is characterized with swelling or inflammation of the brain and spinal cord that targets the myelin. This consists of a single attack which people recover from within six months. In the brain scan, it displayed a damage of the white matter of the brain.
Hyeri was recently admitted to the hospital and diagnosed with meningitis , following a severe fever and headache. It was first reported that Hyeri was going to be discharged from the hospital on Mar. 10 a improving health conditions started to show. However, she has decided to stay in the hospital and receive further treatment until she has completely recovered. On Mar. 9, an insider at Dream T Entertainment, made a statmement saying the Girl’s Day member needed more rest and will continue receiving treatment in the hospital. Although meningitis is a serious illness, the Dream T representative assured that the worst is behind Hyeri. “Her health has stabilized and we are watching her progress,” the agency representative said. In addition, it was also stated that Hyeri may not resume activities for a while even after being discharged from the hospital. Hyeri was admitted to the hospital on March 6. Fellow Girl’s Day member Yura visited Hyeri and informed viewers of Hyeri’s status in a V App broadcast on March 9, reassuring them that everything was all right.
Luhan, a Chinese entertainer who rose to fame as a member of the K-pop boy band EXO, announced on Monday that he will temporarily halt his career in China. Luhan’s agency, Luhan Studio, revealed the celebrity’s break from the industry through a post on its official Weibo page, alerting fans to Luhan’s ongoing health issues. The announcement cancelled upcoming events, including a fan meeting. “Luhan’s health has worsened and he has been advices to get complete rest,” wrote the post, according to the K-Pop Herald . “After an urgent discussion with the staff, we decided to cancel his upcoming fan meeting and an event which has slated to be held in Shanghai.” Luhan previously took a temporary leave from EXO in 2014 due to his health. Fans had become concerned about the singer’s health after spotting him at a hospital in China. His break turned into a permanent hiatus from EXO when Luhan left the group permanently a few weeks later. EXO’s agency, SM Entertainment, and Luhan are currently amidst intense legal proceedings. Luhan filed a contract nullification lawsuit against SM Entertainment, citing unfair treatment of EXO’s Chinese members and several other issues, while SM Entertainment has sued Luhan for
Even in poor health, “The Simpsons” writer Sam Simon is doing all he can to prevent whaling and protect wild animals. According to CNN , the 59-year-old was told two years ago that he had colon cancer and had three to six months to live. Since then, he has been doing all he can to live the rest of his life happily and with a generous heart. In an interview with NBC’s Maria Shriver, Simon said of his cancer diagnosis, “They showed me my scans and said, these are the scans of a dead man…I said, ‘Is it curable?’ And the doctor goes, ‘We don’t use that word.’” He continued by talking about his newfound commitment to animal rescue, stating, “Ingrid Newkirk, who is the founder of PETA and one of the most influential people in my life … she came up with an almost therapy for me, where we planned and are still planning a series of animal liberations and actions that I get to participate in and enjoy and have something to look forward to at the same time.” The New York Daily News reports that one of Simon’s boats was bought by the anti-whaling group, Sea Shepherd.
Hilary Duff is opening up about her body. The 27-year-old singer shines on the cover of Health magazine this month and discussed how motherhood has given her a newfound confidence in her body. In the interview, Duff also admits to having some serious insecurity about her weight as a teen. “I lost my baby weight from boxing, and I have this awesome trainer, Gabe. I was already there, but I definitely shed, like, 10 more pounds from doing two-a-days for two or three weeks, an hour each session,” explained Duff. “I live in a cul-de-sac, but I have a big hill, so I would run the hill, then box in my cul-de-sac.” “Oh my God, everyone was so hard on me because it took me a year and a half to get my body back! When I was 17, I weighed, like, 98 pounds,” confessed the former “Lizzie McGuire” star, who revealed that she used to have an unhealthy concept of keeping in shape. “I was totally obsessed with everything I put in my mouth. I was way too skinny. Not cute. And my body wasn’t that healthy-my hands would cramp up a lot because I wasn’t getting the nutrition
What’s your favorite type of chocolate? Milk? Dark? Or… mushroom? In the latest news from the chocolate world, a company is beginning to test a novel way of making chocolate. This week, MycoTechnology, Inc has started to test a special fermentation process using mushrooms to reduce the bitterness of cocoa beans in chocolate bars. The company has previously used a similar technique to reduce the bitterness of coffee beans – they launched that program last year, and have decided the time is right to delve into chocolate. “We use mushrooms that we train specifically to remove unwanted aspects of food and infuse it with the natural health benefits of the mushroom,” said Alan Hahn, CEO of MycoTechnology, Inc, as quoted by Reuters . “Particularly with chocolate, the bitterness is a big issue. We remove that bitterness and the need for sugar is reduced drastically.” Confectionery News reported that the bitterness-removal process does not involve your average garden mushroom – the company uses “Reishi mushrooms, a strain of gourmet mushrooms used in Eastern medicine”. This latest mushroom and cocoa fermentation could end up resulting in a huge breakthrough for dieters and calorie-counters, with their sugar intake reduced drastically amidst growing concerns