Christina Applegate

Reveals Multiple Sclerosis Diagnosis

The 49-year-old shared the heartfelt message with her followers

The "Dead To Me” actress shared the shocking news via Twitter but assured her fans that she has all the encouragement she could ever need.

"Hi friends. A few months ago I was diagnosed with MS. It’s been a strange journey. But I have been so supported by people that I know who also have this condition," she wrote.

"It’s been a tough road. But as we all know, the road keeps going. Unless some a--hole blocks it."

- Christina Applegate

Applegate continued her message and asked fans to give her privacy while she continues her journey to wellness.

"As one of my friends that has MS said 'we wake up and take the indicated action'. And that’s what I do. So now I ask for privacy. As I go through this thing.  Thank you xo."