American Actress And Comedian, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, On The Lessons She Took From Breast Cancer Battle In 2017

October 22, 2018

It's no wonder that breast cancer is one of the global diseases affecting millions of females annually. But the battle shouldn't let anyone down; it should bring experience and lessons for the future.


September 28, 2017, was a harsh moment for Julia Louis-Dreyfus: she found out about her breast cancer.

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Thanks to doctors and her family/friends' support, after several months, she announced of her last day of chemotherapy. She wrote:

Hoorah! Great doctors, great results, feeling happy and ready to rock after surgery. Hey cancer, 'F*ck you!' Here’s my first post op photo.

Lessons retrieved from breast cancer battle

During the Jimmy Kimmel Live, Julia Louis-Dreyfus opened up her heart talking about this struggle and survival, primarily about what she's learned from the whole situation.

Julia confessed why she'd chosen to be public with her health issue. She really thought over the essential role of healthcare insurance, because if someone doesn't have an affordable one, he/she is unlikely to be cured efficiently.

I got a lot of positive feedback, I think people liked that I had a sense of humor about it and also I think it’s an important conversation to have about health and health care.

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Being alive is the most precious gift

After a year, Julia Louis-Dreyfus opened up about her recovery and feelings she's harboring on a daily basis. She told PEOPLE that she's got "so much to be grateful for."

I’m grateful to be alive. I’m grateful for my heroic husband and our lovely young boys, or young men, I should say, who are our boys. And my friends and family. I’m grateful I have the life I have.

The actress is now dedicating her fortune, time, and activity on various commercials and campaigns promoting the essence of woman health and healthcare as a whole.

Well done, Julia! You are a true warrior! 

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