“You know, you worry most about the people you love and making sure that they’re going to be OK. So, for me, that was the hardest part.”
Shannen Doherty opened up about her experience with a breast cancer diagnosis in her appearance on The Dr. Oz Show.
For the first time, she described the personal and professional struggles she went through, and how problems with her manager resulted in her missing out on an opportunity to detect her cancer earlier.
“And at the end of the day, it’ll be up to my doctor…and I…whatever, they’re just breasts right? I mean, I love them…mine and everybody’s; they’re beautiful…but in the grand scheme of things, I would rather be alive and grow old with my husband.”
Take a look at her interview in this video. Then learn more about her decision to shave her head here.
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