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Joost reveals he is healthy in new magazine interview

2013-09-06 11:02
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Cape Town - Just months after having accepted the inevitability of his death, Joost van der Westhuizen is fighting back.

He had thought that the motor neuron disease (MND) ravaging his 42-year-old body would be the death of him. But now he's adamant that treatment from a new detox specialist is reversing the damage done by MND – even though a neurologist isn't so sure.

Joost talks exclusively to YOU magazine about the treatment that may heal him, keeping his children positive, and reveals all about his relationship with estranged wife Amor, which is blossoming once more.

However, he has told YOU magazine that recent reports of him and Amor living together are untrue.

Read the exclusive article in this week's YOU! Or visit

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