Celebs with sick kids
These celebs have not only had to deal with a sick child, but also with the loss of a child.
Model, Katie Price aka Jordan has a son, Harvey who is blind. He has a condition known as septo-optic dysplasia, meaning that the development of his optic nerve is unpredictable. Harvey is also on the autistic spectrum.
John Travolta's son, Jett had a history of seizures and died while on holiday in The Bahamas. The death certificate attributed the cause of death to a seizure. However, it's also reported that he suffered from autism.
Rocky star, Sylvester Stallone rediscovered his childhood faith and became a churchgoing Catholic after one of his daughters was born ill. His youngest son, Searrgeoh was also diagnosed with autism at an early age.
Hunter Tylo has not only had to deal with the loss of her 19-year-old son, who drowned in the family pool, but also with her daughter, Katya who was diagnosed with a rare eye cancer. She now has to wear a prosthetic eye.
Actress, Mia Farrow's adopted daughter, Tam died of heart failure at the age of 19 and on Christmas day 2008, her other adopted daughter, Lark Previn died after a long illness rumoured to be AIDS related.
Nip/Tuck star, Joely Richardson temporarily quit the show to be with her daughter, Daisy who suffers from circulation problems. Daisy has to undergo multiple operations to fix a circulation problem in her leg.
Paul Michael Glaser's first wife, Elizabeth contracted HIV through a blood transfusion while giving birth to the couple's first child, Ariel. Both have since passed on while Paul's son, Jake is still living with the virus.