Brett Michaels Gives an Update on Skin Cancer Surgery
POISON singer BRETT MICHAELS was interviewed today on SiriusXM‘s “Trunk Nation”, BRETT MICHAELS of POISON revealed that he had recently had surgery to remove a patch of skin cancer from his body. Host EDDIE TRUNK asked the POISON frontman how he was doing and he said:
“At the moment, absolutely. What happened was… I’m a guy, I admit it, I like being out in the sun, I like having a great time. I usually do the right thing and spray and protect, but sometimes it’s not gonna stop it. And it happened, and we thought we got it, and then when it came back, it took it to another level. It got a little scary for a moment, but all is great.
“The thing is, and I say this all the time, I’m one of those guys — I’m hands-on, I’m living it, I’m doing it, and with it just comes all the years, again, as we’ve talked a zillion times, about being a diabetic,” he continued. “As best as you take care of your health, things are just gonna happen. You just keep on keeping on and rocking. I’m here to have another great tour and another great year.”
BRETT MICHAELS has battled health problems in the past, most notably in 2010 he dealt with an emergency appendectomy, a brain hemorrhage and heart surgery. revealing to People Magazine late last year.
“I dealt with a lot of health issues during that year, and by the grace of God and a lot of hard work and therapy, I’m still on the good side of the dirt and having a good time,”
BRETT MICHAELS and his band POISON will be embarking on a summer long tour with MOTLEY CRUE, DEF LEPPARD and JOAN JETT.