The celebrity chef will have a double mastectomy this week, and plans to spread awareness about early detection, she told 'Good Morning America'.
TV chef Sandra Lee is set to undergo a double mastectomy later this week after announcing that she has been diagnosed with breast cancer.
Lee, famous for her ‘semi-homemade cooking’, first revealed her diagnosis to the world on Tuesday’s edition of ‘Good Morning America’. She said that she discovered her condition, confirmed as DCIS (ductal carcinoma in situ) when she underwent a routine mammogram back in March, and is preparing for surgery in order to avoid the alternative treatment, a gruelling six to eight week course of radiotherapy.
Sandra Lee revealed she has breast cancer on 'Good Morning America' on Tuesday
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Sandra Lee - A host of stars were snapped as they arrived for the 2015 amfAR (The Foundation for AIDS research) New York Gala which was held at the Cipriani Wall Street in New York City, New York, United States - Wednesday 11th February 2015
Tony-winning Broadway star Anika Noni Rose was snapped posing on the red carpet at Variety magazine's Power Of Women Luncheon in New York City. The event was set up to honour various women in the media who have contributed to performing arts or charitable causes.