Former Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) reality tv star, Uriel Oputa has revealed she had ovarian cyst at some time in her life.
The ex-BBNaija star disclosed this while explaining why she lost so much weight in the past few months.
She made this known on her Instagram page, adding that she had to lose so much weight to be healthy in order for her children not to go through her experience with her mother.
Her post read: “When you have a family History of High blood pressure Stroke, even Cancer you make changes. (My mum had all 3) I would pick grapes over chocolate. Or better chocolate coated Grapes👅. I went for a full health check at Mecure..checking Cervical Cancer,my blood,Hepatitis,brain scan, STI, stool everything!!! Everything came back 💯 Healthy!! So I’m not losing weight I’m changing my Life . I don’t want my children to go through what my brothers and I have passed through with my Mum.
My old body was 🔥but I wasn’t healthy can you imagine
“I had Ovarian cyst for years. (Non cancerous) We checked yesterday its gone. Mad o.
Biko my bum won’t reduce.
“There isn’t a Perfect weight I was Happy being a size 14/16 but my body needed to be fed different so I did and I lost weight. You can be healthy any size but my healthy size ended up being smaller.
Don’t forget to drink 2 litres of water today.
“Be attentive to your body even if you don’t follow my recipes. Drink more water eat fruits, use good oil ,take gentle walks. Exercise. Reduce stress 🤦♀️ the stress one I’m still learning @uulovesfood.”