Elsa Pataky testing Health reports Elsa Pataky

Chris Hemsworth Will Take a Break from Acting Following a Health Warning

Reading now: 183
www.glamour.com

carries two copies of a gene linked to an increased risk of , reported on November 18. The middle Hemsworth brother, 39, made the discovery while filming Limitless, his forthcoming National Geographic docuseries about “pushing back on the natural decline that comes with time and aging,” per VF.On the show, Hemsworth called the discovery “my biggest fear." Though the results are not a guarantee of an Alzheimer's diagnosis, Hemsworth says they make him “8-10” times more likely to develop the disease. “It really triggered something in me to want to take some time off,” Hemsworth told VF in an interview. “And since we finished the show, I've been completing the things I was already contracted to do.

Now when I finish this tour this week, I'm going home and I'm going to have a good chunk of time off and just simplify. Be with the kids, be with my wife.” The Aussie shares three children with his wife of 12 years, Elsa Pataky.The actor also revealed that there was a discussion about whether or not he should share his results on the show or keep them private.

Ultimately, he made the decision to film his results in the hopes that they might inspire someone else to get the test so that they can be better equipped to take preventative measures. “If this is a motivator for people to take better care of themselves and also understand that there are steps you can take—then fantastic,” Hemsworth says he told the producers. “My concern was I just didn't want to manipulate it and overdramatize it, and make it into some sort of hokey grab at empathy or whatever for entertainment.” Despite his results, Hemsworth underscores that he is not quitting acting altogether, but he may be more selective with future projects.

Read more on glamour.com
The website covid-19.rehab is an aggregator of news from open sources. The source is indicated at the beginning and at the end of the announcement. You can send a complaint on the news if you find it unreliable.

Related News

Kristalina Georgieva - IMF’s Georgieva to press for quicker action on debt relief with China - newsfirst.lk - China - city Beijing
newsfirst.lk
87%
428
IMF’s Georgieva to press for quicker action on debt relief with China
(Reuters) – International Monetary Fund Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva said on Thursday that she will travel to Beijing next week with heads of other international institutions to press for quicker action on debt relief for poor and developing countries.The meetings with the country's leadership will focus on China's economic, COVID-19 and debt relief policies and will include officials from China Development Bank and the Export-Import Bank of China, the IMF said."This is the first time, hopefully, we will be able to sit together and discuss the very pressing issues that China, and the world are faced with," Georgieva told the Reuters NEXT conference.Georgieva said that during the Beijing meetings she intends to discuss ways to accelerate China's participation in debt relief for poor and developing countries as the world's largest official bilateral creditor."I am very hopeful that when we have a chance next week to discuss these issues, we will continue on a path of finding better solutions and strengthening the capacity of the common framework to deliver," she said, referring to G20 countries' slow-to-launch common debt restructuring framework.World Bank President David Malpass told the conference that he would join the discussions in Beijing, along with officials from the World Trade Organization, Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development and others.Georgieva and Malpass have both called for reforms of the common framework to offer heavily indebted countries a freeze in debt service payments when they apply for debt relief and clearer timelines for reaching agreement on debt treatments.Asked if China's slowing growth would limit its appetite for agreeing to debt reductions, Georgieva said she hoped
DMCA