Action Star ‘Jet Li’ looking very old as he battles with spinal problems & hyperthyroidism. Jet Li revealed he was suffering from hyperthyroidism as well as a heart condition, and a othermon-set injuries also have affected his health.
The 55-year-old actor said;
“I took medicine for almost two years and everything appeared normal and I thought I was on the road to recovery. However, it came back again. I had to calm myself down and not worry too much about it, My doctor said I needed to take iodine radioactive [treatment] to cure the illness but I didn’t take it and I just tried to avoid a high iodine diet. I am now completely cured.” .
Hyperthyroidism is a condition in which the thyroid gland is overactive and makes excessive amounts of thyroid hormone.
It causes changes in a person’s metabolism and heart rate, and is usually treated through medication.