Susan Boyle diagnosed with Asperger’s syndrome

NewsFix
This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

LONDON, ENGLAND – When Susan Boyle showed up on “Britain’s Got Talent” in 2009 it was clear she was no public speaker.
Then, she opened her mouth and belted out those unforgettable notes, opening our hearts and reminding us all that a book should not be judged by it’s awkward, cat-loving cover.

Now Susan’s hoping to open some eyes, telling a British newspaper she was diagnosed with a developmental disorder known as Asperger’s syndrome last year.

Susan had been told she had brain damage as a child, so she says the diagnosis came as a relief because it gives her a, “clearer understanding of what’s wrong.”

Asperger’s can cause poor social skills, clumsiness, and the ability to focus like a laser on specific interests.

Now that the news is out in the open maybe Susan can spend more time focusing on her career, and less time worrying about the nay-sayers!

LATEST VIDEO

Jason David Frank Rising Sun Karate School

Thumbnail for the video titled "Jason David Frank Rising Sun Karate School"

Jason David Frank Legend of the White Dragon

Thumbnail for the video titled "Jason David Frank Legend of the White Dragon"

ABC Sports Fitness Modifies Social Distancing Layout

Thumbnail for the video titled "ABC Sports Fitness Modifies Social Distancing Layout"

CVS COVID 19 TESTING

Thumbnail for the video titled "CVS COVID 19 TESTING"

Morning Dose, Lindsey Day - Fitness Friday

Thumbnail for the video titled "Morning Dose, Lindsey Day - Fitness Friday"

Morning Dose, Maria Sotolongo - Memorial Day Weekend Forecast

Thumbnail for the video titled "Morning Dose, Maria Sotolongo - Memorial Day Weekend Forecast"
More Video

Latest Weather Forecast

More Weather

Days

Hours

Minutes

Seconds

Don't Miss

Latest

More Morning Dose

Popular