Bachelor Nation’s Megan Marx Shares Rare Brain Disorder Diagnosis

Megan Marx is sharing an update on her wellness.

The 33-calendar year-outdated fact star, who appeared on period four of The Bachelor Australia, took to Instagram to explain to her followers that she has been identified with a degenerative neurological disease called spinocerebellar ataxia, that affects the cerebellum and spinal cord and in excess of time causes issues with coordination, according to the Cleveland Clinic.

“Spinocerebellar ataxia (SCA6),” Megan wrote Jan. 23 together with a motor vehicle selfie. “Months of waiting around for gene exam benefits, I achieved with the neurologist on Friday. Shit news. Analysis. Some tears although Keith (Newman) took above the conversation. F–k huh!”

Megan went on to share her favourable outlook after the prognosis. 

“Sensation grateful for my bodily physique suitable now, in its existing condition, ahead of neurological degeneration makes an attempt to acquire some of me from me,” she continued. “All the yays for adore earning and skinny dipping and hiking and portray and meals-ing and undesirable dancing and awful discussions at bars.”

Megan, who also appeared on The Challenge Australia, added, “Actually emotion grateful entirely. Lots of have worse diagnoses. Just some processing to do. Loads of dwelling to do.”