“Let’s talk about PTSD. Never talked about it publicly,” Griffin said in the video. “You can laugh or whatever, but I’ve been diagnosed with complex PTSD, and it called an extreme case.”
Griffin’s problem dates back to his run-in with President Donald Trump, in which he sent a picture of himself mocking his severed head. The subsequent wave of outrage basically set her career on fire. She was fired from her long-running gig co-hosting CNN’s New Year’s Eve special, and theater shows were canceled. He was also investigated by the Secret Service and put on a “no-fly” list.
“If any of you know my story, you would understand that it really started for me about five and a half years ago. Wink,” she said. Will not leave her home, stating that she suffered “an erasure” in a published op-ed. newsweek, She admitted that she began taking “any prescription pill I could get my hands on”.
The stage 1 lung cancer diagnosis came in 2021.
Many fans offered suggestions for treatment in the TikTok comments, and Griffin said she was consulting with good friend and music/film producer Sia on alternative treatments.