Actor Shin Dong Wook opens up about his rare, incurable illness
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Actor Shin Dong Wook opens up about his rare, incurable illness

ActorShin Dong Wook opened up about suffering withComplex Regional Pain Syndrome/Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (CRPS) on the May 24 episode of ‘Radio Star’.

Back in 2010, Shin Dong Wook halted all promotions after being diagnosed with the rare, incurable illness. After 6 years, Shin Dong Wook has finally returned to broadcasts, recently makinghis first public appearance with a bright smile.

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During the talk show, he revealed, “My teeth broke while I was trying to resist the pain…Now, it’s just my hands that hurt, and the other places on my body have been treated. I don’t feel much pain now. The last pain I felt was the cold. In the past, it used to feel like I was getting stabbed with a knife when the cold wind blew. Now, even the air conditioner is ok.”

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