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“It’s one of the worst things I’ve been through” – Uche Ogbodo opens up on battle with an incurable disease

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On Friday, December 16, Nollywood actress Uche Ogbodo opened up about her battle with the incurable medical condition Urticaria.

In a post to her Instagram page, she expressed how it has affected her physically, mentally and psychologically.


Describing it as one of the worst experiences of her life.

The mother of two went on to share a video of herself in the gym; she had stopped exercising earlier this year due to severe reactions, but is now aiming to start again so she can reach her body goals.

The actress wrote,

“It’s been 3 years I’ve had to deal with this Condition, it’s one of the worst things I’ve been through in my life.

I’m not bed ridden physically but Urticaria has Physically, mentally, Psychologically challenged me 😭😭 Even with my Career.

I wake up every day with a Zeal to Live which is why I believe I have Overcome This Demon. I’m not Dying today! That is my Everyday Spirit and I go through my Day like a Warrior Goddess that I am. So after 1 and a half year of not working out due to attacks I get every day and how intense I break out after workouts, and Very Low Energy I have everyday, I’m back in the Gym like I never Left!😁😁😁…

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I have 3 Reasons Why !

1. Not Cos I hate my new body, but because I want to contour it at the right places .

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2. Because I want to get back to Modelling my Clothes for @bodygangsocietyy effortlessly and feel awesome in it.

3. Cos I wish to Inspire Soo many Men and Women like me who are URTICARIA Sufferers, I want to give you hope!

It’s true This condition has no Cure but you can Beat it better believe 😁.. Will be Sharing my Secrets soonest on how I Survived Soonest.

All my Love ♥️.”

According to the NHS, Urticaria is a raised itchy rash that can appear in either one area or be spread across large parts of the body.

See her post below,