Former White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders has revealed that she is “cancer-free” after receiving treatment for thyroid cancer.
In a statement Friday, Sanders confirmed that she was treated for thyroid cancer after doctors discovered the disease during a check-up. Sanders underwent surgery to remove her thyroid and surrounding lymph nodes, and came out cancer-free. Sanders’ doctor said she would fully recover within 24 hours of the surgery. Sanders, who served as White House press secretary under former President Donald Trump, is currently running for governor of Arkansas.
“During a check-up earlier this month, my doctor ordered a biopsy on an area of concern in my neck and the test revealed that I had thyroid cancer,” Sanders said. “Today, I underwent a successful surgery to remove my