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Jane Fonda says she has began chemo for ‘very treatable’ type of lymphoma most cancers – Nationwide

Jane Fonda says she has began chemo for ‘very treatable’ type of lymphoma most cancers – Nationwide

Academy Award-winning actress Jane Fonda on Friday mentioned she had been recognized with a “very treatable” type of lymphoma and began a six-month routine of chemotherapy.

The 84-year-old, who starred this 12 months within the remaining season of Netflix comedy “Grace and Frankie,” disclosed her prognosis of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma in an Instagram submit.

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“It is a very treatable most cancers. 80% of individuals survive, so I really feel very fortunate,” Fonda wrote.

She additionally mentioned she felt fortunate “as a result of I’ve medical health insurance and entry to one of the best docs and coverings.”

“I notice, and it’s painful, that I’m privileged on this,” she added.

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Fonda has labored in movie and tv for greater than six many years, profitable Oscars for roles in 1971 film “Klute” and 1978’s “Coming Residence.” Her latest movie, “Shifting On,” is scheduled to premiere on the Toronto Movie Competition this month.


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Off display, Fonda has advocated for numerous causes and not too long ago pushed for insurance policies to curb local weather change.

“I’m doing chemo for six months and am dealing with the remedies fairly effectively,” Fonda mentioned on Instagram. “Consider me, I can’t let any of this intrude with my local weather activism.”

(Reporting by Lisa Richwine; modifying by Jonathan Oatis)

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