One of the most talented actors in the Hollywood industry, Bruce Willis, has given numerous excellent films over the years. He became a top-tier actor with prominent roles in the Die Hard franchise, Pulp Fiction, The Sixth Sense, Armageddon, Looper, Hostage, and others. The actor is known for his remarkable talent in a variety of genres. However, the star announced his retirement from the industry after he was diagnosed with Dementia. His wife is taking care of him, but it is taking a toll on her, as Willis’ condition worsens.
Bruce Willis’ wife, Emma Heming Willis, and ex-wife Demi Moore are doing everything in their control to take care of the actor. However, it has started affecting the mental health of his present wife.
Bruce Willis’ wife, Emma Heming opened up on her mental health
Emma Heming Willis has been brave with her husband’s condition, and she often sends words of encouragement to those, who are in the same boat.
Bruce Willis’ wife, Emma Heming Willis, is sending words of encouragement to others as she opens up about her mental health amidst her husband’s health deterioration. Since the diagnosis, Heming has been sharing information about frontotemporal dementia, and she is also seeking health professionals to help her learn the proper skills for Bruce Willis’ care. Heming and the rest of the family are doing everything to make him comfortable. She posted a care partner PSA for people, who are looking after their loved ones suffering from dementia.
The model also opened up about her mental amidst the situation,
“I have to make a conscious effort every single day to live the best life that I can. I do that for myself, I do that for our two children, and Bruce, who would not want me to live any other way … I don’t want it to be misconstrued that I’m good because I’m not. I’m not good. But I have to put my best foot forward for the sake of myself and my family.”
His wife added in her caption:
“When we are not looking after ourselves, we are no good to the people we love who we want to show up for and take care of.”
Numerous fans of the model and the actor appreciated her for being honest and vulnerable.
Bruce Willis’ marriage with Demi Moore and Emma Heming
Die Hard actor Bruce Willis’ wife Emma Heming, and ex-wife Demi Moore shared about his health a few months back. They revealed that the actor’s previous diagnosis of aphasia had progressed into frontotemporal dementia, which majorly affects younger patients.
“Unfortunately, challenges with communication are just one symptom of the disease Bruce faces. While this is painful, it is a relief to finally have a clear diagnosis.”
Bruce Willis married Demi Moore in 1987 and the couple became parents of three daughters- Rumer, Scout, and Tallulah. They divorced by the year 2000. Willis married Emma Heming in 2009 and had two daughters, Mabel and Evelyn.
Source- Nicki Swift