After nearly two years battling breast cancer, Shannen Doherty has made the wonderful announcement that she is finally in remission.
The former Charmed star shared the news with her nearly one-million instagram followers in a lengthy post.
'Moments. They happen. Today was and is a moment," she wrote alongside a picture of her sitting on the floor, possibly crying.
'What does remission mean? I heard that word and have no idea how to react. Good news? YES. Overwhelming. YES. Now more waiting.'
She continued, 'As every single one of my fellow cancer family knows, the next five years is crucial. Reoccurrences happen all the time. Many of you have shared that very story with me. So with a heart that is certainly lighter, I wait.
'In the meantime, decisions. Reconstruction which is several surgeries. Decision on taking a pill for the next five years that comes with its own set of problems and side effects," she concluded Friday evening. "I am blessed, I know that. But for now.... remission. I'm going to just breathe. #cancerslayer.
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