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CNN anchor John King reveals ‘secret’ MS diagnosis

CNN anchor John King reveals ‘secret’ MS diagnosis

10/20/2021 1:28:00 AM

CNN anchor John King reveals ‘secret’ MS diagnosis

CNN news anchor John King revealed on the air Tuesday that he's been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis.

""I’m going to share a secret I've never spoken before. I am immunocompromised. I have multiple sclerosis," said King."So I'm grateful you are all vaccinated. I'm grateful my employer says all of these amazing people who work on the floor, who came in here for the last 18 months when we were doing this, are vaccinated now that we have vaccines."

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Vaccinations, said King, help to protect those who are immunocompromised — and their loved ones."I worry about bringing (COVID-19) home to my 10-year-old son who can’t get a vaccine," he added."I don’t like the government telling me what to do. I don’t like my boss telling me what to do. In this case, it’s important."

King is the latest well-known figure to reveal he's been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, a disease of the central nervous system that affects a person’s brain and spinal cord.In those who have MS, the immune system attacks the protective sheath (myelin) that covers nerve fibers and causes communication problems between the brain and the rest of the body, according to the headtopics.com

. The disease can eventually cause permanent damage or deterioration of the nerves. Read more: »

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Forget Big Rx, you had better go see a Geriatric or natural doctor! Big Rx sociopaths will put you down! :( 'Secret diagnosis' ? Why should he have to discuss his personal health on-air? He is equally entitled to his privacy until, like yesterday, he chooses to discuss it... This is a terrible headline. John King revealed he has MS. Previously undisclosed. The diagnosis wasn't secret.

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CNN’s John King Reveals On-Air He Has Multiple SclerosisThe CNN anchor called his MS diagnosis a “secret I’ve never spoken [about] before.”

John King discloses he is immunocompromisedCNN anchor John King tells viewers he has multiple sclerosis to make a point about the importance of Covid-19 vaccinations to immunocompromised people I'm so sorry to hear that. I know you are not asking for advice necessarily, but the Cleveland Clinic has been amazing for a friend of mine with MS. Healing thoughts and prayers! Y.Y.. ASSASSINATE/S ASSASSINATE/S OR/S OR/S SAVE/ED/S SAVE/ED/S HAVE/S HAVE/S LEVI/S LEVI/S CHOSE/S CHOSE/S KNOW/S/KNEW/S (NOT NO) KNOWS/KNEW/S (NOT NO) Congratulations John King. Hope all is well. I'm 'immunocompromised' as well. [Boston-W/Roxbury] I have Dystonia a neurological movement disorder. EveryoneMustGetVaccinated EndThisPandemic

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