International music icon Celine Dion revealed intimate details about her husband cum manager’s struggle with throat cancer.
René Angélil the singer’s 73 year old husband who was diagnosed with cancer is presently said to feeding through a tube.
‘He can’t eat so I feed him,’ Dion told ABC News reporter Deborah Roberts. ‘He’s got a feeding tube. I have to feed him three times a day,’ Dion revealed in an interview.
The 46-year-old star took a year off stage last year to nurse her husband Angélil after he was diagnosed with cancer for a second time.
René was first diagnosed with throat cancer in 1999.
Dion and Angélil have been married since 1994.
They have three sons together, René Charles, 14, and fraternal twins Eddy and Nelson.
‘We are taking life one day at a time,’ she said. ‘[But] we are choosing to live.’
‘I want to devote every ounce of my strength and energy to my husband’s healing, and to do so, it’s important for me to dedicate this time to him and to our children,’ she said.
‘I also want to apologize to all my fans everywhere, for inconveniencing them, and I thank them so much for their love and support’ Celine Dion said.