King Charles provides “heartfelt thanks” for assist after most cancers analysis | EUROtoday

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In his first assertion on his latest most cancers analysis, King Charles III expressed “heartfelt thanks” for the messages of assist he acquired, whereas praising British most cancers charities for his or her work.

“As all those who have been affected by cancer will know, such kind thoughts are the greatest comfort and encouragement,” the British monarch mentioned in a assertion launched Saturday night.

Charles additionally mentioned it was “heartening to hear” that going public together with his personal sickness had helped increase consciousness of the illness and promote the work of most cancers charities. “My lifelong admiration for their tireless care and dedication is all the greater as a result of my own personal experience,” he mentioned.

The Post spoke to individuals in London exterior Buckingham Palace on Feb. 6, a day after King Charles III’s shock most cancers analysis. (Video: Naomi Schanen/The Washington Post)

Although Buckingham Palace hasn’t but disclosed what sort of most cancers Charles has, his determination to eschew the same old royal apply of secrecy round well being issues has already made him one of many world’s most well-known most cancers sufferers — and led many British individuals to look into their very own danger of creating most cancers.

What we all know up to now about King Charles’s most cancers analysis

According to Britain’s Guardian newspaper, the most cancers charity Prostate Cancer UK has seen a considerable improve within the variety of individuals utilizing its on-line danger checker for prostate most cancers since Charles’s analysis was made public.

The charity lately posted a hyperlink to the check, together with a message wishing the king the very best together with his remedy.

Buckingham Palace has mentioned that Charles doesn’t have prostate most cancers, though medical doctors had been alerted to a difficulty that led to his analysis whereas he was present process a process to deal with a benign prostate enlargement final month.

Palace officers additionally haven’t mentioned what sort of remedy he’s receiving or whether or not it consists of radiation or chemotherapy.

Another U.Okay. most cancers charity, Macmillan Cancer Support, lately mentioned it hoped that by “sharing his diagnosis so publicly,” the king would “encourage others to reach out for support if they are concerned about cancer.” The assertion was reposted by the royal household on social media with a inexperienced coronary heart icon — generally used to specific assist.