4 February every year is marked as World Cancer Day. Every day there are many people in the world who are diagnosed with cancer. Millions of deathsCn have been caused due to cancer. In today’s time, a deadly disease such as cancer is also curable and preventable. Today, we will talk about 5 celebrities who fought cancer bravely.
5 Celebrities Who Fought and are Fighting Cancer Bravely
1. Yuvraj Singh
The famous cricketer was diagnosed with a malignant tumour, a type of cancer which is found between lung and heart. The whole of the nation was under shock when the news of cancer to Yuvraj was announced. He went to the USA for his treatment and after a while, declared his victory against cancer.
“The experience has made me stronger. If you are strong, then you automatically become a positive person. Cancer doesn’t mean you’re going to die.”
2. Lisa Ray
She suffered from the cancer of Plasma cells. Lisa battled her fitness against cancer with immense motivation and courage. We are all full of claps for the courage she displayed.
“Women should also understand that there is hope. They shouldn’t feel self-conscious if they are going through treatment. We need to promote a positive atmosphere for women.”
3. Manisha Koirala
Actress suffered from Ovarian Cancer. It was a shocking turn of her life, when she was diagnosed with cancer. The Dil Se star did not lose hope at all and rather fought against cancer with full vigor.
“I think cancer helps to transform a person..it affected me so much that it enabled me to grow, appreciate my life and honor my body.”
4. Sonali Bendre
She is diagnosed with high-grade cancer. Sonali Bendre is still fighting against her cancer and says will continue the battle. The actress is undergoing a treatment in New York presently.
“Life throws you a curveball when you least expect it.”
5. Rakesh Roshan
The very famous director of Bollywood industry, Rakesh Roshan is diagnosed with Throat Cancer. According to the information by his son, Rakesh Roshan is being treated for cancer. We wish steady recovery for him.
The list does not end here, there are many other celebrities who have fought or are still battling against cancer.