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Entertainment: Celine Dion diagnosed with incurable health issue that's turning her into a 'human statue'

Céline Dion announces the cancellation of her summer tour, but maintains her concerts in Paris

 Céline Dion announces the cancellation of her summer tour, but maintains her concerts in Paris © Frédéric Dugit Céline Dion cancels her summer tour in France but maintains her concerts in Paris. The Parisian / Frederic Dugit the news will be more than one. Céline Dion announced this Thursday the postponement once again of her “courage World Tour” tour in Europe. "I have experienced health problems for a long time and it is not easy for me to face it.

Celine Dion has been diagnosed with Stiff-person syndrome © GETTY Celine Dion has been diagnosed with Stiff-person syndrome

Celine Dion has announced she's been forced to cancel shows due to being diagnosed with rare neurological disorder, Stiff-person syndrome.

In a statement, she told fans: "Hello everyone, I'm sorry it's taken me so long to reach out to you. I miss you all so much and can't wait to be on stage talking to you in person.

"As you know I've always been an open book and I wasn't ready to say anything before but I'm ready now",

"I've been dealing with problems with my health for a long time and its been really difficult for me to face my challenges and to talk about everything that I've been going through.

Celine Dion diagnosed with incurable Stiff Person Syndrome - singer has 'severe' symptoms

  Celine Dion diagnosed with incurable Stiff Person Syndrome - singer has 'severe' symptoms The Canadian singer revealed her diagnosis has caused her "severe and persistent muscle spasms".Addressing her fans in an Instagram post, the star explained that she'd been plagued with symptoms for a long time.

"While we're still learning about this rare condition, we now know this is what's been causing all the spasms I've been having," she added.

"Unfortunately, these spasms affect every aspect of my daily life sometimes causing difficulties when I walk and not allowing me to use my vocal chords to sing the way im used to."

She went on to say she has a "great team of doctors working alongside her" and is being supported by her "precious children".

"I miss you so much I miss seeing all of you being on the stage performing for you I always give 100 percent when I do my show but my condition is now allowing me to give you that right now," she continued.

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Céline Dion, sick, wishes "a lot of health" to her fans for Christmas .
provided by the Huffington Post Lucas Barioulet / AFP Canadian Singer Celine Dion Arrives for the Alexandre Vauthier Women's Fall-Winter 2019/2020 Haute Couture Collection Fashion Collection Show in Paris, on July 2, 2019. (Photo by Lucas Barioulet / AFP) Lucas Barioulet / AFP Céline Dion, sick, wishes "a lot of health" to all his fans.

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