‘Strictly Come Dancing’s’ Christine Bleakley’ opens up about cancer scare, realizing that you are going to live forever. She has expressed her feelings about quiet a tense scare where her doctor had told her to get three moles removed immediately.
She is now in preparation to run 5k for Cancer Research UK’s Race For Life, had the moles cut from her leg, lower back and neck. After some days of worry after the operation the past month, she had been given the all clear. She said:
’I had my moles checked, just because I thought it was a good thing to do, and I discovered I had to have three removed. ‘They were all fine, thank the Lord, but I had a period of not knowing whether it was fine or not. ‘It’s a funny old thing when you start realizing it’s not like you’re 18 and you think you’re going to live for ever.’
She told the Press Association: ‘
You start thinking slightly differently and you take a bit more care of yourself.’ Although she was relieved with the outcome, she added: ‘You have that period when you’re checking it and, goodness me, it was terrible. ‘All sorts of thoughts run through your mind. But, thank the Lord, it was all fine.’