Sonja Barend let fear not control

Sonja Barend let fear not control

Sonja Barend has five times cancer and is sometimes afraid of. The 76-year-old presenter let her life however, is not controlling.

“Well then, with that breast cancer; then I had a period that I myself each day checked. Funnily enough, the last time I went, lung cancer got while I never smoked, I have, my life has not changed,” says Barend in a call with Dragonfly.

The presenter had five times cancer twice, breast cancer, cancer in her leg and lung cancer, about the fifth time she talking. “It wasn’t that I thought: now I’m going to make sure I make a nice living get. I really could have been all a great life, we enjoyed every day. What I do a discovery took: you are stronger than you think. If I had known, I would have thought: this survive, I do not. Just as I always thought I would not survive if my mother was going to die.”

Although the death of her mother, with whom they have a strong bond had, her heavy fell, she was surprised at “how easy” they survived. “Three days after her death, I was already at work.”

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