NICOLE BATTLES CRIPPLING DISEASE ... AFTER CANCER SHOCKER

Published on: February 12, 2004

Nicole Kidman has been hit with the devastating double health crisis.

First the Oscar-winner was rushed to a hospital in pain and was treated for a crippling knee injury. Then she suffered a traumatic cancer scare and underwent an emergency surgical procedure on one of her breasts.

The issue that goes on sale Friday reveals all the details of Nicole's hospital drama, tells why she fears she'll need knee replacement surgery ... and more.