Sonja Barend let life not govern by fear after cancer

Sonja Barend let life not govern by fear after cancer

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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