Somizi Mhlongo’s Daughter Bahumi Revealed That She has An Incurable Disease
Actress and reality TV star Bahumi Mhlongo has recently revealed that she is living with a condition called lymphedema. The youngster, who is also part of her dad’s reality TV show Living The Dream with Somizi recently posted a picture on her Instagram account which revealed her two legs are not the same size.
The 24-year-old star captioned the photo and said: “Being herself was her truest form of worship.” Shortly after posting the picture many fans started questioning why her legs are not the same size. “Why does one leg look smaller than the other?” one fan asked.
Then another fan came to the rescue and mentioned that she has a condition called lymphedema. Lymphedema is a long-term condition where excess fluid collects in tissues causing swelling. The illness is naturally caused by a blockage of this system. Lymphedema commonly affects one of the arms or legs. It’s eternal, but with the right treatment, it can be controlled.
The youngster’s finally shows off her legs, also made other people speak out about their condition and facing their fears. In February Fans were also concerned with her weight loss after Bahumi’s famous father, Somizi Mhlongo innocently posted a picture of his daughter and friend on Instagram.
The condition can be inherited or can be caused by a birth fault, though it is frequently caused by cancer treatments and by opportunistic infections. We’re glad she has taken the first step, we trust that she’ll get stronger by day and we know she has all your support.