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Ashley Olsen Having 'Very Rough Time' As She Reportedly Battles Incurable Disease

Ashley Olsen Reportedly Has Lymes Disease

May. 8 2015, Updated 11:29 a.m. ET

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Ashley Olsen is reportedly suffering from Lyme disease and it's left her fatigued and in pain. Click through RadarOnline.com's gallery to see how else it's affecting her life.

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Ashley Olsen Reportedly Has Lymes Disease
Ashley Olsen Reportedly Suffering From Lymes Disease
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Ashley Olsen suddenly retired from the spotlight in 2012, announcing, “I don't like to be the center of attention anymore.”

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Ashley Olsen Reportedly Suffering From Lymes Disease
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But In Touch reports that the possible reason she was quitting show business actually had to do with her battle with Lyme disease.

Ashley Olsen Reportedly Suffering From Lymes Disease
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"She's really sick," a source close to the Olsen twin told the publication.

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Ashley Olsen Reportedly Suffering From Lymes Disease
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The source claims the star was diagnosed with the disease, which spreads through tick bites, a few years ago.

Ashley Olsen Reportedly Suffering From Lymes Disease
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According to the source, Olsen's condition "has flared up, so much that it's affecting her day-to-day life."

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Ashley Olsen Reportedly Suffering From Lymes Disease
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Lyme disease is incurable and causes symptoms including musculoskeletal pain, cognitive deficits and fatigue.

Ashley Olsen Reportedly Suffering From Lymes Disease
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Those around Olsen have noticed she sometimes looks as if she's not doing well.

Ashley Olsen Reportedly Suffering From Lymes Disease
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"Ashley's having a very rough time right now," says the source.

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