YouTube star Ninja is “cancer free” | Entertainment


YouTube star Ninja has declared he is now “cancer free”.

The online sensation – real name Tyler Blevins – previously revealed that a dermatologist found a suspicious mole on his foot and had it removed as a precaution – it turned out to be melanoma, so a biopsy was also done on one performed on another area of ​​skin, and Ninja has now revealed the procedure. All of the cancerous tissue was successfully removed.

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“Right now I am officially cancer free… Thank you everyone for the prayers and kind words over the last week. I love you all.”

Last week, Ninja opened up about his health scare, revealing that his doctors were “optimistic” that they had detected the cancer in its early stages.

He wrote: “Okay, I'm still a bit shocked but I want to keep you all updated. A few weeks ago I went to a dermatologist for an annual skin/mole exam.” [wife] Jess proactively made an appointment for me…

“There was a mole on the bottom of my foot that they wanted to remove out of caution. It came back as melanoma, but they are optimistic that we caught it in the early stages.”

He continued to urge his followers to undergo regular skin checks, adding: “I'm grateful to have the hope of catching this early, but please take this as a guideline for skin checks.”

He thanked his wife, Jessica Blevins, for arranging the exam for him that discovered the cancer, and she later explained that the couple's move to Florida had caused them to take more care of their skin because of the sunny weather to concentrate.

In a post on We were there anyway and may not have found it. Thank God.”