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Scary Skinny Gigi Hadid Reveals Secret Health Crisis

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Dec. 9 2016, Updated 2:35 p.m. ET

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Gigi Hadid finally addresses her drastic weightloss. The real reason may shock you!

2016 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in Paris - Show

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We all saw Hadid strut on the catwalk in Paris for the Victoria's Secret fashion show, clad in strings, lace, and feathers, leaving almost nothing to the imagination. 

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Also noticeable, was how much thinner the 21 year-old model appeared.

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2016 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in Paris - Show

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With an impossibly small waist, ribs peaking out and hip bones jutting, audiences were left wondering, "Is she ok?"

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2016 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in Paris - Show

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While hosting a panel after a Reebok event in New York, Hadid revealed the significant health issue that has been afflicting her and causing extreme weight fluctuations.

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2016 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in Paris - Show

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The #PerfectNever campaign spokesperson told Elle that she was diagnosed with a thyroid condition about 2 years ago. "I have Hashimoto's disease. It's a thyroid disease, and it's now been two years since taking the medication for it, so for the VS show I didn't want to lose any more weight..."

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2016 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in Paris - Show

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"I just want to have muscles in the right place, and if my butt can get a little perkier, then that's good," she said. She works on the those muscles through rigorous boxing workouts which she prefers to just going to Equinox and running.

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2016 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in Paris - Show

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The #PerfectNever campaign spokesperson told Elle that she was diagnosed with a thyroid condition about 2 years ago. "I have Hashimoto's disease. It's a thyroid disease, and it's now been two years since taking the medication for it, so for the VS show I didn't want to lose any more weight..."

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Reebok And Gigi Hadid Present #PerfectNever Revolution

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The boxing gym provides her with a sense of family. "they don't care about what my body looks like. They care that I give a good punch, and that's how I want to be judged. That's what makes me proud of myself."

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Reebok And Gigi Hadid Present #PerfectNever Revolution

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"I just want to have muscles in the right place, and if my butt can get a little perkier, then that's good," she said. She works on the those muscles through rigorous boxing workouts which she prefers to just going to Equinox and running.

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Reebok And Gigi Hadid Present #PerfectNever Revolution

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The boxing gym provides her with a sense of family. "they don't care about what my body looks like. They care that I give a good punch, and that's how I want to be judged. That's what makes me proud of myself."

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Reebok And Gigi Hadid Present #PerfectNever Revolution

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The 'Model of the Year' is very close to her family who are also struggling with their own health issues. Mother Yolanda Hadid, sister Bella, and brother Anwar, are all battling Lyme's disease.

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2016 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in Paris - After Party - Arrivals

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2016 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in Paris - After Party - Arrivals

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The 'Model of the Year' is very close to her family who are also struggling with their own health issues. Mother Yolanda Hadid, sister Bella, and brother Anwar, are all battling Lyme's disease.

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2016 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in Paris - Show

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