MANILA, Philippines – Actress Liezl Martinez has finally confirmed reports that she was diagnosed with Stage 3 breast cancer 2 years ago. The Martinezes have been mum on her condition ever since speculations about her illness surfaced. Her exclusive interview with “SNN: Showbiz News Ngayon” was the first time that she talked about the cancer and its impact on her family. Liezl is the wife of bankable actor Albert Martinez and they have 3 children – Alyanna, Alfonso and Alyssa.
According to Liezl, she is “in good physical condition.” She undergoes medical examinations every 3 months here in the country and every 6 months in Singapore. Liezl is set to go back to Singapore in March of next year. In her SNN interview, an emotional Liezl said she is always asking God to grant her more time so that she can still take care of Albert and their children.
“I know they are big already, but I know they still need me. ‘Yon ang iniisip ko na, ‘Lord, did you make me have kids early so that when I go their big na?’ Up to now, mahirap pa ding tanggapin and every time I go to a doctor I always pray na huwag muna,” Liezl said.
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