A woman reveals that an episode of The Doctors helped her discover she had thyroid cancer and saved her life!
After seeing an episode about HGTV's "Flip or Flop" host Tarek El Moussa’s thyroid cancer battle, Candace noticed that her throat area appeared swollen and made an appointment with her doctor to get it checked out.
After 2 screenings, her doctor did find cancer and she underwent multiple surgeries to have all the cancerous parts removed. Candace credits watching The Doctors for saving her life and she joins the panel to share her story.
Thankfully, she’s happy to report to The Doctors, “I’ve been in remission for a year and a half.” She goes on to say that all her scans since her surgeries have come back clear. She now gets blood tests every 3 months and yearly scans of her thyroid to monitor for any developing issues.
In order to help Candace with some of the side effect that living without a thyroid can cause, The Doctors have a healthy surprise for her that will make life a little easier and healthier, see what we have for her in the video above!