Senior Vice President and Anchor for Fox News and Fox Business Neil Cavuto has spoken openly before about his Multiple Sclerosis, telling TVNewser seven years ago living with MS was worse than his battle with cancer. Now, during Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week, Cavuto wrote a guest blog for RealWorldHealth.org on battling through MS’s effects while on-air.
“Perhaps the most maddening thing about having MS when you’re a TV anchor is that some days it hits you when you’re on TV and you’re “trying to anchor.” You’re trying to be on top of your game, but your body is playing games with you. That’s when “anchor” takes on a whole new meaning…not what I am on television, but the dead weight I’ve become in reality.”
Cavuto continues about how his illness impacts his relationship with his viewers: