Fawcett Vows To Beat Cancer
LATEST: Cancer victim Farrah Fawcett has vowed to beat the disease with a full recovery. The former CHARLIE'S ANGELS star, 59, confirmed speculation earlier this week (begs02OCT06) she has been diagnosed with cancer and is currently undergoing radiation treatment. Unconfirmed reports suggest it affects the intestine. But the brave actress is convinced her optimism will see her through the difficult times ahead. She says, "I am determined to bite the bullet and fight the fight while going through the next six weeks of cutting edge, state-of-the-art treatment. "I should be able to return to my life as it was before. "I deeply believe in one's own positive will to overcome even the most daunting challenges." Fawcett's devastating diagnosis came after the star's appearance on 27 August (06) at the Emmy Awards, where she was reunited with former co-stars Jaclyn Smith and Kate Jackson during a tribute to TV producing legend AARON SPELLING.