Anna ‘Chickadee’ Cardwell’s Health Update
Anna “Chickadee” Cardwell, the daughter of reality star Mama June, shared a health update with her followers on Wednesday. In an Instagram post, she announced that she had completed her third round of chemotherapy, and it was “looking good.” She wrote:
“Well going on to round 3 of chemo this yesterday it was pretty good day but did get a little and Cracker Barrel was good going down but not up but overall it’s going good and chemo is working we come to find so things are looking good.”
She also shared a photo of herself with boyfriend Eldridge Toney.
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In January 2021, Cardwell was diagnosed with adrenal carcinoma, a rare type of cancer that affects the adrenal gland. In March 2021, it was revealed that the cancer had progressed to stage 4.
How Mama June is Handling Her Daughter’s Diagnosis
Access Hollywood recently caught up with Mama June in New York City and asked her how the family is handling her daughter’s diagnosis. Mama June said that it’s been tough on both her and Cardwell:
“She has her bad days, she has her good days and like I told you as her mom, you know, it’s been hard on me so I can just imagine what she goes through you know on a daily. There are some days I’m emotional there’s some days that I don’t know how to deal with it and so I can just imagine how it is for her.”
Mama June and her new husband Justin Stroud have been driving Cardwell to her treatment appointments, and other family members are also providing support. Mama June said:
“Me and Justin, we take her through chemo like you just have to you just have to be there for her. Me and Justin and the girls which is like Pumpkin, Alana, Jessica, and Eldridge, which is her boyfriend, are they only people that are there the rest of the family is not there. I tell people, they know what is going on. You have to live with that at the end of the day I know we’re here for her and I know my conscious is going to be clear if something happens.”
What type of cancer is Anna Cardwell battling?
Anna Cardwell was initially diagnosed with adrenal carcinoma, a rare type of cancer that affects the adrenal gland. In March 2021, it was revealed that the cancer had progressed to stage 4.
What is Mama June’s role in her daughter’s cancer treatment?
Mama June has been providing support to her daughter during her cancer treatment. She and her husband Justin Stroud have been driving Anna to her treatment appointments, and other family members are also providing support.
How is Anna Cardwell doing?
In her most recent Instagram post, Anna Cardwell shared that she had completed her third round of chemotherapy and it was “looking good.”