Simple Physical Exam Once Saved Lee Majors' Life: "Everyone Should Have Regular Check-Ups"

Date June 6, 2019

Famous American film and television actor Lee Majors is mostly known for his roles of Heath Barkley in The Big Valley, Colonel Steve Austin in The Six Million Dollar Man, and Colt Seavers in The Fall Guy.

Lee Majors is 80 now, but despite having such a solid age, he still actively works in Hollywood. By the way, the actor has one secret of staying active and healthy – doing regular medical check-ups. Moreover, it once literally saved his life.

Procedure that saved his life

During one of his interviews, Lee Majors opened up that a check-up has once turned into a week-long health battle.

It was a routine angioplasty to repair a blocked artery that resulted in a real nightmare to save his life.

Lee Majors can’t stop thanking doctors, who saved his life! Now, he tries to do everything possible to raise awareness of the necessity and importance of regular medical check-ups. In this way, he wants to save other people who might have a similar problem.

I’m into preventive medicine and I think everyone should have regular check-ups be it for prostate, heart whatever.

Lee Majors is not only a talented and successful actor, but also a devoted husband. Currently, he is married to actress Faith Noelle Cross, who is 35 younger than him.

Lee Majors is spreading a very important message – it is indeed necessary to undergo regular medical check-ups, in order to stay healthy and fit!