Sharon Osbourne turned down British show, focusing on health

sharon-osbourne-gi-large.jpg Sharon Osbourne has learned her lesson: You've got nothing without your health.

The reality show star has been hit hard with illness -- her own and fellow "Celebrity Apprentice" star Bret Michaels' recent health problems.

"I got swine flu when I was doing 'Celebrity Apprentice' and then I got bronchitis," she said at a Monday press event for NBC. "[He's] the nicest guy in the world and you start thinking of your own mortality. You start thinking, 'Oh my god.' It makes you appreciate how lucky you are to be alive.

"As far as slowing me down, I just turned down being a judge on a new show in England. I felt like I was doing too much, so I am slowing down."