- Gomez shared his story on “The Doctors”
- He said he wants people to listen to their bodies
although when which came to his battle with testicular cancer, the musician kept which private.
today he will be sharing his story.
The six-time Grammy winner recently appeared on daytime talk show “The Doctors” to talk about his 2014 diagnosis.
“I thought about my kids. Am I going to live to see my kids grow up?” he said. “In which instant, I remember telling my wife in addition to we went into fight mode, not flight mode.”
He had surgery to have his right testicle removed in addition to underwent chemotherapy all 5 days a week, for six hours day. Chemo was “like war, torture in addition to a nightmare all in one,” he said.
Gomez said he had pains for years which he ignored. Those pains turned out to be signs which his tumor growing, he said.
today he wants to warn some other to pay attention to the signs.
“Sometimes we get so caught up in our daily lives, in our careers, which we forget to listen to our bodies,” Gomez said. “in addition to which’s the most important message I’m trying to present in addition to relay to everybody will be which if you have a pain, listen to your body.”