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Victoria Justice Reveals She Suffers From An Autoimmune Disorder — Details HERE

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The actress has Hashimoto's, which affects her thyroid gland.

Victoria Justice is ready to talk about her recent health struggle.

In the November issue of Health magazine, the brunette beauty revealed that she suffers from a medical condition that affects her autoimmune system.

She explained:

"A few years ago, I was diagnosed with Hashimoto's, which is a thyroid autoimmune disorder."

That sounds awful.

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It turns out, the disease results in an underactive thyroid gland, and can also disrupt your metabolism. Some of the symptoms include weight change and acne.

The 22-year-old said she had difficulty coming to terms with the breakouts she was getting:

"All my life I've always had great skin, so it was really devastating."

She also commented that her body seemed to fluctuate fairly drastically:

"Also, at first, I was losing a lot of weight, then I went on tour and I started gaining weight, and it was the most I'd ever gained in my life. I was, like, 115 pounds. Then when I filmed a movie last summer, I actually went under 100 pounds."

While all of the physical side-effects were upsetting, the former Nickelodeon star said her loved ones really helped her cope:

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The Biggest Loser Loses A Former Contestant — Damien Gurganious Dead At The Age Of 38

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This is so sad.

The Biggest Loser has lost a former contestant, as Season 7's Damien Gurganious passed away on Monday.

Damien died after suffering from a rare autoimmune disorder that caused bleeding in his brain.

[ Related: Actress Misty Upham's Cause Of Death Revealed ]

The 38-year-old had been on the reality show competition back in 2009 with his then-fiancée Nicole Brewer Gurganious.

Here's what she shared on her Facebook page after the tragic loss of her husband:

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