Since she was diagnosed with breast cancer in June 2021, Miranda McKeon has done nothing more than demonstrate its strength to the million people who follow it in Instagram and your other social networks. Although she is only 19 years old, the actress of “Anne with an E”Has managed to cope with the disease with courage and optimism, to the point of showing his best face in each chemotherapy, in each visit to the doctor, in most of the posts that he has dedicated to this test that has finally led to his golden hair.
Shortly before receiving her last chemotherapy, scheduled for Tuesday, October 12, the remembered ‘Josie Pye‘He completely shaved his blond hair that she treasured so much and that she believed defined her as a woman. As he explained, he decided to anticipate the ravages caused by therapy for the sake of his mental health.
Since he received the news of cancer, McKeon made it clear that he would beat the disease, although this did not mean that he was rid of feelings such as fear or sadness. In fact, after receiving her second chemotherapy, she opened up and said that, among other things, “I am so afraid of losing my hair”.
“I’ve spent a lot of time in the mirror imagining myself bald”, Scared, depressed or upset, but over time, and with the help of her family, friends and followers, she understood that losing him did not have to affect her to the point of sinking her emotionally. After all, with or without hair, she would always be herself.
“I was amazed at how beautiful I still feel without my hair. I have realized that I am beautiful because of my contribution in conversations, because of my humor and my vulnerability, because of the kind of friend I am and because of the way in which I present myself to those around me. My beauty is the least interesting thing about me. My friends and family have been very supportive of me and have shown me deeply that the people in my life don’t love me for my looks, they love me for the person I am and I really love that person. I think i’m beautiful”, He wrote on his social networks.
“I will certainly miss looking in the mirror and feeling pretty in a conventional way, but I will continue to celebrate my beauty in a bigger and more meaningful way (and I really have a really pretty shaved head)”, He added in his publication
On June 18, 2021, the actress Miranda McKeon revealed she had breast cancer Despite his young age.
“With a heavy but hopeful heart, I share the news that I was recently diagnosed with breast cancer.”, He shared that day, while publishing a four-page letter and a photograph from the hospital, with a smile under his mask. Since then she has been motivated. His cancer was “treatable and very curable”.
“I am 19 years old, and according to statistics, the chances of getting breast cancer at this age are one in a million. I am so special”He added.