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Adele Roberts on why cancer is probably the best thing that’s ever happened to her

A cancer diagnosis is the worst thing that could happen to most people. But Adele Roberts isn’t like most people – and reveals that “in a weird way” her cancer is probably the best thing that’s ever happened to her.Just a year after the chirpy Radio 1 DJ was diagnosed with bowel cancer, she says that while she’s felt very poorly after going through surgery and gruelling chemotherapy, the whole ordeal has changed her perspective on life for the better.“In a weird way, it’s probably the best thing that’s ever happened to me,” she admits. “I feel like it’s stopped...
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BBC Radio 1 DJ Adele Roberts announces that she’s cancer-free

BBC Radio 1 DJ Adele Roberts has revealed that she has been given the all-clear following eight months of treatment for bowel cancer. Roberts first shared the news of her diagnosis back in October, saying that the outlook was “positive”. She then returned to work hosting the Radio...
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I'm a Celebrity star Adele Roberts confirms she's cancer-free

I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here! campmate Adele Roberts has shared some life-changing news on social media. After an eight-month battle with bowel cancer, the DJ is now fully recovered, which she celebrated in a lengthy and emotional Instagram post today (June 27). Pictured next to her Whittington...
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Adele Roberts: Radio 1 DJ reveals she's free from bowel cancer

Radio 1 DJ Adele Roberts has revealed she's free from cancer after eight months of treatment. Writing on Instagram, she said it was "the day I've been waiting for" and the news "took my breath away". Adele first revealed she was undergoing treatment for bowel cancer on 24 October 2021.

Adele Roberts announces she is cancer free

Adele Roberts has revealed that she is free of cancer and thanked her doctor and NHS staff who treated her.The BBC Radio 1 DJ revealed last October that she had been diagnosed with bowel cancer and was undergoing treatment.Roberts, 43, said in a post on Instagram that hearing she was cancer-free was “the most beautiful sound I think I’ve ever heard”.She posted a photograph of herself with her doctor, Dr Khan, and wrote in a lengthy caption: “Angel on Earth. The day I’ve been waiting for.”The presenter, who posed on the cover of Women’s Health with her stoma bag last...

Adele Roberts thanks doctor and NHS ‘angels’ as she reveals she is cancer free

Radio 1 DJ Adele Roberts has thanked her doctor and NHS staff, describing them as “angels”, as she reveals she is free of cancer.Roberts, 43, had been suffering from bowel cancer, revealing in October that she was undergoing treatment and later having surgery to remove a tumour.In a post on Instagram, Roberts recalled her experience of hearing she was cancer-free as “the most beautiful sound I think I’ve ever heard”.[instagram https://www.instagram.com/p/CfTVcmxIzsA/?utm_source=ig_embed&utm_campaign=loading expand=1]Alongside an image of her and her doctor, Dr Khan, she wrote: “Angel on Earth. The day I’ve been waiting for.“Hearing the words “you’re free of cancer” absolutely took...

Adele Roberts says fiancée Kate Holderness has been ‘absolute hero’ through cancer treatment

Adele Roberts has praised her fiancée Kate Holderness for being her “absolute hero” during her journey with stomach cancer.The BBC Radio 1 DJ revealed she was undergoing treatment for the cancer in October and had a tumour removed through surgery.She now uses a stoma bag that attaches to her abdomen and collects her body’s waste. Roberts had also been undergoing chemotherapy.Speaking to Hello! Magazine about her relationship with Holderness, the 43-year-old presenter said her diagnosis “brought us closer than ever”, which she admitted “sounds strange”.“I’ve always loved Kate but since my diagnosis I’ve seen a different side to her. She’s...

Adele Roberts: What are the symptoms of bowel cancer and how can it be treated? OLD

Adele Roberts has shared an update on her journey with bowel cancer, following her “shock” diagnosis in October last year.The BBC Radio 1 presenter appeared on ITV’s Good Morning Britain with a shaven head and revealed she is now undergoing chemotherapy after having surgery to remove a tumour.Roberts, 42, also told the show that she delayed getting her symptoms checked out because she “didn’t want to bother the GP” during the Covid-19 pandemic.She said: “I just noticed that when I was going to the toilet that things started to change and I noticed mucus at first and then I...
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Radio 1's Adele Roberts on living with her stoma Audrey

Last October, the Radio 1 DJ Adele Roberts announced she'd been diagnosed with bowel cancer. She’s been through intense treatment, and now wears a stoma bag as her bowel recovers. This month, Adele and her stoma - which she's named Audrey - are on the front cover of Women's...
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Adele Roberts: ‘My stoma has helped me see my body as beautiful’

Radio 1 DJ Adele Roberts has recently finished chemotherapy for bowel cancer and is now living with a stoma. Speaking to 5 Live’s Naga Munchetty, Adele said her relationship with her body has got “better” since having her stoma fitted. “In a weird way, the stoma has...

Adele Roberts says she owes the NHS her life following cancer diagnosis

BBC Radio One presenter Adele Roberts has said that she owes the NHS her life after returning to work following cancer surgery.In October, Roberts, 42, posted a selfie in a hospital dressing gown to her Instagram, writing in the caption that she had been diagnosed with bowel cancer. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Adele Roberts (@adeleroberts)At the time, she encouraged followers to get checked if they had any concerns and said the NHS had been “incredible”. “They’re heroes....
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Radio 1 DJ Adele Roberts: 'I owe the NHS my life'

BBC Radio 1 presenter Adele Roberts says she is "buzzing to be back" as she returned to the Weekend Breakfast show on Saturday after cancer surgery. Roberts, 42, who was diagnosed with bowel cancer in early October, was back on the show a month after surgery. She said: "The good...