Kristen Johnson’s Ulcer
On today’s show, Doctor Oz was joined by Author, Actor and all around funny lady, Kristen Johnson, to tell her story of how her binge drinking and pill taking caused an ulcer that almost ended her life.
Kristen became a hit on the popular television sitcom, “Third Rock from the Sun.” From the outside, she was on top of the world. On the inside, she harbored a dark secret that was literally eating her insides. In 2006, her addiction to alcohol and pain pills caused an ulcer. In her book, “Guts”, she shared her secret for the first time.