Scottish comic Janey Godley has revealed that she has been recognized with ovarian most cancers.
She shared the information on Twitter on Friday morning, posting a photograph of herself from her hospital mattress.
Godley wrote: “Sorry however my final weekend of the tour cannot go forward in Edinburgh and Musselburgh as I’m in hospital with ovarian most cancers – take care of one another. #MentalHealthMatters”
The 60-year-old added that she has “carried out nothing however cry and cry and cry” since being recognized.
She mentioned that she had her signs checked on Thursday and is now in a Glasgow hospital.
In a video message posted on Twitter she mentioned: “I am actually sorry I am unable to make the Musselburgh and Edinburgh exhibits this weekend, it is the final dates of the tour and the tour has been so good and so very effectively attended and profitable, however sadly I used to be doing the tour whereas I unbeknownst to me had ovarian most cancers.
“I had it checked out yesterday, that is what I am doing on this very stunning however very stormy nook room in hospital in Glasgow.”
She added: “On to the following step of my journey, and what’s that journey? I do not know if I will be certainly one of these individuals who battle bravely, who struggle each step, I do not know.
“That does not really feel how I have been the final day, I’ve carried out nothing however cry and cry and cry, however I will use science, I will use expertise, and I will try to address this subsequent step on the journey.”
She requested these with signs to get checked and thanked the NHS for being “unbelievably good.”
Godley mentioned: “When you’ve got any signs like I had, which was I felt as if I used to be full earlier than I used to be consuming a meal, I felt as if I had no actual vitality and there was a giant bloatingness inside my abdomen, I received it checked out, and it is ovarian most cancers.
“So onwards and upwards, I need everyone to know that I actually recognize them for being behind me for therefore lengthy and we are going to see what occurs subsequent.”
Hundreds of individuals despatched their well-wishes to Godley on Twitter, together with SNP MP Kirsten Oswald, Sky Information sports activities presenter Jacquie Beltrao, and fellow comic David Baddiel.
She started stand-up comedy in 1994, and has since gone on to win a large number of awards for her work.
In 2016, forward of the of Donald Trump’s election win, she was famously pictured holding a crudely-worded signal behind him, whereas the commander-in-chief-to-be visited his Turnberry golf course.