Actress Angelina Jolie,42 revealed she’s suffering from Bell’s Palsy disease in a new interview to ‘Vanity Fair Magazine’. The illness affects muscles in half of the face, causing one side of the face to droop. The exact causes of the disease are unknown, and treated with drugs and physical therapy. Jolie didn’t go into specifics on the exact causes of the split from husband actor Brad Pitt. She did discuss how the split has affected her children. She said “it’s just been the hardest time, and we’re coming up for air.” Jolie and her six children have moved into a 25 million dollar mansion in Los Angeles.
Jolie said the new house is a huge new beginning, and she and her children are trying to heal as a family. The actress and director said she feels a certain affinity with her children, because she too went through her parent’s divorce at an early age. She assures her children on a regular basis that’s she ok, and they are ok, and they will all be ok as a family. Jolie said “I was very worried about my mother, a lot growing up.
I do not want my children to be worried about me. I think it’s very important to cry in the shower and not in front of them.” She also recalled how she came to adopt her oldest child, son Maddox,15, from an orphanage in Cambodia. She walked through the orphanage and didn’t feel any particular spark with any child, They showed Jolie one more baby they had, and she saw Maddox in a box hanging from the ceiling. She said she cried and cried at the sight of that, and knew he was the one. Jolie said she’s hopeful for the herself and the future of her children, she said she’s getting to a better place.