50 year old Chinese action star, Jet Li is currently being treated of an overactive thyroid in China.
Jet Li however said he was determined to fight the condition head-on.
He discussed his diagnosis during the taping of a talent show he’s judging in China.
increased, but he was taking it all in stride. Li joked about his weight
gain and said “I’m fat, I don’t have the time to lose it. It’s a fact!”
tackling his illness head-on. “I’m just a regular guy, I’m not Wong Fei
Hung, I’m not Huo Yuan Jia (kung fu heroes he portrays on film), I’m not
a hero. I’m just like you.”
times he’s unsure if he’s able to carry on with work, but he’s
determined. “I’m in pain, but I’m not suffering. I’m happy,” he said.