Giuliana Rancic may have been grappling with breast cancer for almost a year, but it really hasn't stopped her from being the vivacious and bold woman we've all grown to love. Now, she's back with a new season of her Style Network show Giuliana & Bill, and in the first episode alone, her honesty about her battle was so refreshing.
Take her recollection of September 7, 2011 -- the day she found out, in the middle of IVF treatment, that she had breast cancer.
She said in Tuesday's episode, while breaking down into tears ...
The second I heard the 'cancer,' I just remember my head went down, the ground went away and I just dropped through the earth, and I was just dropping, falling. It's like the worst second of your life. It's just awful. Everything you expect that conversation is going to be like – it's a hundred times worse, maybe a million times worse, because those are the words you never want to hear.
Making matters worse, Bill was actually out of town at a charity event. I can imagine how hard it has to be when you have your partner there to lean on, but at the time, Giuls was alone. Your heart just breaks hearing her re-tell the story.
But while it's one of the scariest, most difficult moments anyone could ever endure, she's so incredibly brave for sharing her struggles with the world. Specifically, for revealing what that terrifying, tremendously hard moment was like for her. It's impossible to not admire her strength.
Here's a clip in which Giuls talks about finding out that there was something suspicious on her first mammo ...
Do you admire Giuliana's honesty? Have you gone through something similar?
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