A well-known comedian and actor Stephen Fry announced about having prostate cancer.
You may be interested where Stephen Fry has been all this time? Quite recently, the 60-year-old comedian shared a video on his personal blog about him missing for so long. He said that all this time he had been fighting for his health.
Stephen explained that he was going through an unexpected and unwelcome adventure. As it became known the actor had to stop hosting BAFTA. And it was a huge step after devoting to it 12 years of his life.
The actor told about visiting the doctor for flu and
unexpectedly discovering he had a high level of prostate-specific antigen
(PSA). The normal level is often under 4 and Stephen had 4.95 nanograms per
That time Stephen wasn’t really concerned about the
results. He thought that these results are quite normal for his age. However,
the doctor forced him to have an MRI.
this, the doctor called and said that Stephen had to undergo some unpleasant
procedures. In the end, the results showed that the comedian has an
Stephen underwent some more procedures, with radiation
and complete removal of the prostate. And in January of this year, he underwent
a surgery during which his 11 lymph nodes were removed.
Stephen also added that this whole time he was
recovering from the operation. This is the reason for his absence on the TV.
As Fry says, you never know when and what would happen
to you in future! So just be ready for everything and fight as fiercely as you
Based on materials: mirror.co.uk