Some illnesses can be minor and may last only for a few months but cancer is one of those conditions that can be life threatening. Many years back celebrities were not open about their lives, but more celebrities now are open about the things they go through. These actresses fought cancer and came out victorious and yes, all of them were open about their health.
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Ayushman Khurana’s wife, Tahira Kashyap was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2018. She is one of those people who did not hide her condition. She is cancer free now and was done with her treatment in 2019. She has also been open about her other health struggles.
It came as a shock to bollywood when Sonali Bendre was diagnosed with metastatic cancer in the year 2018. Her friends from bollywood were a big support to her during her recovery. She is now cancer free.
Actress Manisha Koirala developed ovarian cancer in 2012. She wrote about her cancer journey and about recovering from it in her autobiography.
Lisa Ray was one of the celebrities who took that courageous step to talk about her cancer (multiple myeloma) diagnosis when she developed it in 2009. She also beat the illness with support from her family.
Southern actress, Mamta Mohandas was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma; a type of cancer, in 2009. She said she fought tirelessly, stayed strong and survived.