- Bad news in Mexico’s world of entertainment.
- After Verónica Toussaint confirmed that she has breast cancer, actress and host Vanessa Oyarzún confesses that she was diagnosed with thyroid cancer.
- “In January, I got Covid and I felt a ball on my neck,” revealed the also model, better known as La vecina (The neighbor).
Just a few days after Verónica Toussaint confirmed that she has breast cancer in the middle of a live program, actress and host Vanessa Oyarzún, better known as La Vecina (The Neighbor), confesses that she was diagnosed with thyroid cancer.
It was through a revealing interview that she gave to Imagen’s De Primera Mano program, hosted by journalist Gustavo Adolfo Infante, and which is available at Youtube, that the also model opened her heart and shared how this whole process has been for her.
“I felt like a ball,” says Vanessa Oyarzún, The Neighbor
The actress and host commented that today she is recovering at home after having undergone surgery, which is why she is “quite hoarse.” It was at the end of last July that they gave him his studies where they tell him that he had a malignant tumor and cancer in the thyroid.
“I did not have any symptoms. In January, he gave me Covid and I felt a ball on my neck, I thought it was a ganglion swollen by the same disease and I let it pass until July when I came to do my first studies and my mother told me that she saw my neck on the thicker right side, wider”.
“Here’s a double tumor”
During the interview, which was conducted by phone, the actress and host was heard quite agitated due to the ravages of this terrible disease: “I remember that I have a ball and I touch it and I feel that it has grown.”
Vanessa Oyarzún, the neighbor, recalled that the next day she had an appointment with her gynecologist, who did an ultrasound and that was where he told her that there was a double tumor, a liquid part and a solid part, which did not look good, for what had to be ruled out was cancer.
Vanessa Oyarzún, the neighbor, went with a specialist
About to finish with this revealing interview, where the actress and host Vanessa Oyarzún, The Neighbor, shared that she was diagnosed with thyroid cancer, she recalled that she went to a specialist for an ultrasound and then to an oncologist.
“The thyroid was not removed, really because of the size of my tumor, they had to remove it completely. Now they are going to do other studies with radioactive iodine to rule out that there is any other cancer cell in my body “, he concluded (TO SEE THE VIDEO CLICK HERE).
This is how he announced the news
Just a couple of days ago, through her social networks, Vanessa Oyarzún reported that she was diagnosed with thyroid cancer through a press release. Before entering fully, he thanked the media for being aware of his health,
“I want to tell you that, indeed, I was diagnosed with thyroid cancer, because of that I had a hard personal and medical process, until last week, they removed my thyroid along with the tumor, which they confirmed was malignant.”
“It’s time to go public,” says the actress and host
The actress and host, who is also a comedian, shared that now what she has left is to wait for some results from various studies to find out how affected her health was and if the disease could be eradicated.
“Although up to now I have lived my war against cancer privately, it is time to make it public, so that people know that if you can fight it and you can win the battle,” shared Vanessa Oyarzún, La Vecina.
They show their support for Vanessa Oyarzún, The Neighbor
It didn’t take long for her followers to send good wishes to the actress and host, who despite being Venezuelan, has worked for a long time in Mexico: “My beautiful Vane receives a sincere and affectionate hug. We look forward to your speedy recovery ”, commented La Maniguis.
“My beautiful life, God bless you and I took care of you, my sweet heart, we will be in prayer,” wrote Mexican actor and host Mario Bezares, while fellow host Jessica de Luna said: “Force Vane! You are strong! I send you a warm hug ”.
Mexican driver reveals she has cancer in the middle of the program
When no one would have imagined it, the Mexican host Verónica Toussaint revealed that she has cancer in a broadcast of the program ¡Qué chulada!, Which she hosts with Mariana H and Annie Barrios and is broadcast on Imagen Televisión.
“They remind us that we have to explore ourselves, that we have to have a mammogram, that we have to go to the doctor and that we have to get checked, but nobody, nobody prepares you when they tell you ‘you have cancer'”, revealed Verónica Toussaint with an evident tone of annoyance.
“This time it was my turn”
In front of the camera, the Mexican host Verónica Toussaint revealed that now ‘it was her turn’: “More than a month ago I was detected breast cancer and today I decide to share it here with you in this forum with my ‘chuladas’ (referring to her companions) ”.
“It is a very intense process for me, and especially for those around me and who want me close, but I trust science and I trust the treatments that I have been doing for a few weeks so that this period passes soon and the better way”.
Mexican driver invites women to get checked monthly
In another part of her message, the Mexican driver invited women to get checked every month and visit the doctor regularly, as it is not just a health campaign since it is in October, the so-called pink month.
“Unfortunately, the percentage of people who have mammograms is very ‘small’ and early detection can save lives. On a personal note, being here every day with the support of Imagen Televisión, my colleagues and all my colleagues who make this program has made this process brighter ”.
Verónica Toussaint recognizes that “it is very difficult to give this news”
About to finish with her testimony, the Mexican driver recognized that it is very difficult to give this news in the middle of the live program and more in front of some of her colleagues who were not aware of the situation she is going through today.
“For me it is very important that you know that what I am going through I want to share so that it does not happen to you and that this has a solution if we detect it, that is why the channel’s hashtag today is’ touch yourself so that it does not touch you ‘”He concluded.
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