Former QVC Host Antonella Nester’s Full Cancer Timeline and Info on Supportive Husband and Daughter
The year 2020 was a disastrous year for many people across the world. And it was not different for former QVC host Antonella Nester, too.
First, she and her co-workers were laid off from their job at QVC. Then, her husband, Chris Nester, also lost his job. Later, she found out she was diagnosed with a tumor in her left arm, followed by breast cancer and Cushing’s disease.
Horrifying, right? Antonella first revealed her battle with the tumor through Facebook on November 19, 2020.
Since then, she has been very vocal about her illness and has continued to give important updates on her condition to her fans and well-wishers.
Here is what we know about her battle with cancer and how her family supported her, as of now:
Underwent Her Fourth and Last Chemo
Updating about her chemotherapy, which she has been undergoing since early this year, Antonella posted a YouTube video on July 30, 2021. She informed her fans that she was going for her fourth and last chemo.
In the video, shot while she was on the passenger seat of the car, the former QVC star was happy about her cancer treatment progress. She and her husband, who was driving, even thanked everyone for sending good wishes and support for the couple and their family.
Just in case you didn’t know, Antonella has a nickname for her husband Chris, and that is “Bubby.” She called him by his nickname throughout the video.
Later in the video, she lies down on the hospital bed and talks with her husband before the doctors start her chemo.
“You are such an inspiration to all of us. Ring that bell sweetie, and let everybody know Antonella is fighting the fight and is going to win!!!! Prayers to you and your sweet hubby. Always,” a fan commented on her video.
After her chemo, she has been doing well, posting pictures on her Facebook wall, and hoping her bald head grows some hairs soon.
Antonella’s Battle with Cancer: Full Timeline
After discovering that she had a tumor on her left hand, the former QVC host felt right to let her fans know about her condition. On November 19, 2020, she announced the news via her Facebook account and convinced her well-wishers by saying that she wasn’t worried.
On December 7, 2020, she provided her fans with the first follow-up. She said that after going through MRI, X-ray, and ultrasound, it was found that the tumor was of a rare kind. On December 21, 2020, she went through surgery, and the doctors were able to successfully remove the whole tumor from her left hand.
Sadly, the happy news faded out soon when Antonella found that the biopsy results were not that good and the tumor was fatal. Later, she opened up about her lymphoma and how she feels agitated around the doctors treating her. She mentioned that she felt it because the doctors kept on changing their opinions.
As a result, she went to Jefferson Cancer Institute and gave a sample of her blood, and did a PET Scan. The Nester family got more worried as the PET scan results showed that she lumped her right breast, testing positive for breast cancer.
After the results were out, she was advised to undergo a bone marrow biopsy and breast surgery. And, if those didn’t work, she had to do chemotherapy, followed by radiations and pills. But, that wasn’t the end of bad news, as Antonella’s endocrinologist told her that her cortisol level was excessive and she might have Cushing’s disease.
However, the bad news didn’t stay for much longer as the good news followed soon enough. On March 17, 2021, she took to Facebook to reveal that she had gone through surgery and no cancer was found in the lymph nodes.
After some days, she also announced that she didn’t have Cushing’s disease, and her bone marrow biopsy tested negative. Now the only thing left was to go through three-month chemotherapy. On May 22, 2021, via a YouTube video, she revealed that she inserted an intravenous port, which as per her, “wasn’t too bad.”
Through another YouTube video, on May 29, 2021, Antonella revealed that she went the first dose of chemotherapy and also received a shot of white blood count booster.
The ex-QVC host is currently resting and is yet to receive three more portions of chemotherapy. When all of the doses of chemotherapy are taken, she will rest for almost a month. Afterward, her treatment through radiation and pills will start.
Antonella’s Husband Has Always Been There
The husband-wife duo of Antonella and Chris Nester has always been there for each other in every possible situation. During the initial phase of their marital life, they could barely make up for a living, due to their bad financial condition.
But, the two never gave up. They eventually got a decent job and worked continuously to make a better living for themselves and their upcoming generation. Later, the couple welcomed children: two sons, Michael and Philip, and a daughter, Hope.
The couple was initially blessed with four children: two sons and two daughters. Sadly, a tragic event occurred, and they lost one of their daughters. The reason behind her death was cancer. The incident was hard to cope with, but the support of the family and the remaining kids helped the couple.
Speaking more of supporting each other, the COVID-19 pandemic tested the couple like nothing else did. Both of them had lost their job, and they had to sell their house and other belongings. The duo eventually started to live in a boat, which as per them, was their retirement plan.
The situation got worse when Antonella was diagnosed with a tumor and breast cancer. Despite all of the tragic situations, her husband and her kids never left each other’s side and continued to support and contribute in every way possible.
Now that the situation is somewhat under control, Antonella and her husband Chris continue relishing their retirement time sailing around in their boat.
Paramore’s Hayley Williams Has Over 10 Tattoos Inked on Her Body
All are personal and meaningful to Hayley Williams.
For some people, getting tattoos is the best way to express themselves.
The same is the case of the Paramore singer Hayley Williams. Williams has over 10 body ink, and she once said that she only inked something that was personal to her.
She admitted that she only had weird tattoos, and they mainly were inside jokes. She said, “I mostly have only weird tattoos. They’re all inside jokes, and I’m always getting something that’s personal to me.”
Hayley Williams.#tattoos pic.twitter.com/PQSBfeLhFk— Sad Girl (@jakii_santos) October 6, 2014
Here are all the tattoos Williams has and the meaning behind them.
The cover-up tattoo of her ex
The Paramore singer was in a long-time relationship with Chad Gilbert. The pair started dating in late 2007, engaged on December 25, 2014, and married on February 20, 2016.
During their relationship, Williams got the initials of his name — CEG — tattooed across three fingers. What was a sign of love to the singer soon became a sign of regret after she and Gilbert divorced on July 1, 2017.
14. three black squares: covers up the initials of her ex-husband 🙂 pic.twitter.com/mAwjckKuVS— grace 🦀 (@kvllthedj) May 5, 2021
Gilbert had cheated on Williams, and hence, the two parted ways for good. Williams did not want to see her CEG tattoos anymore, so she covered them with three black squares in February 2018.
Related to her band, Paramore
Williams has been the lead singer of Paramore for almost two decades. As a result, she has a couple of tattoos dedicated to the band.
One of them is the logo of the band, a box with three lines, which is inked on the inner side of her left wrist. All the members of Paramore have this matching tattoo.
Williams’s left wrist has two more tattoos. One is a line that resembles two teeth with a gap in between.
Hayley Williams has a couple of tattoos dedicated to her band, Paramore. (Source: Instagram)
The second is the letters “AL,” which stands for their album, ‘After Laughter.’ Another body ink related to the band is Williams’s “WARPED!” tattoo with a cloud and lightning behind her ear.
She got it to represent the storm she experienced on the Cleveland Warped Tour. On the inner side of her right ankle, she has a tattoo of a heart surrounded by patches.
1. the razor tattoo: the guys would bug her to shave her legs on tour pic.twitter.com/hWYkruVMa5— grace 🦀 (@kvllthedj) May 5, 2021
Above it are the letters HHT and a pink razor blade with a banner that reads, “SHAVE ME.” HHT stands for Hurting Hearts Tour, and the razor blade is a tribute to the time she toured with her bandmates.
Hayley Williams’ “favorites” tattoo
Willams has a lot of tattoos of her favorites, like her favorite motto, quote, or song lyrics. On her wrists, she has the words, “Accentuate the positive / Eliminate the negative” with a heart.
The lines are lyrics from the Johnny Mercer song, ‘Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate The Positive,’ one of Williams’ favorites. Similarly, she has TCB inked on the back of her left arm with a lightning bolt.
Photo: Hayley Williams presenting one of her tattoos! pic.twitter.com/AiJqqL2BAM— Paramore News (@paramorenetnews) January 10, 2015
TCB stands for “Takin’ Care of Business,” the motto of Elvis Presley and the TCB band. Presley is Williams’s idol, and hence, it was a way for her to pay tribute to her idol.
Hayley Williams’ other tattoos
Williams has a matching tattoo with her sister, Erica, which they got on Erica’s 18th birthday. It is on the front of her right leg and is an art of “Mirthmobile” car from Wayne’s World that is diving into a rose.
Williams has tattoos of flowers on the left side of her midriff. It is dedicated to her two sisters, McKayla and Erica.
On her right thigh, she has a tattoo of a solid black cross, and above that, she has inked a hand holding ribbons and an envelope with red and black colors. The cross represents her faith, and the envelope represents long-distance letters and calls.
Williams and Dakotah Rae, her best friend, have a matching tattoo of an outline of a heart on their wrists.
Ethan Payne’s Weight Loss Helped Him Become an Endurance Athlete
Ethan Payne’s journey is quite inspiring!
Ethan Payne, best known as Behzinga, has had one of the most drastic weight loss transformations.
Behzinga is one of the founding members of the Sidemen, who started gaming as a teenager. He channeled all his energy into gaming, which aided in weight gain.
Soon, he became famous and was appreciated for his humor and gaming skills. However, since he used to weigh a lot, he had become the subject of fun multiple times.
As a result, he started working out excessively in 2018. By two years, he had a massive weight loss — he lost over 79 pounds.
Soon, Behzinga transformed into an endurance athlete from a mere gamer.
Ethan Payne’s weight loss journey
Behzinga talked about his journey to become an endurance athlete on his YouTube Original series, How To Be Behzinga.
He had always aspired to shed weight, but seeing KSI transform drastically for his match with Joe Weller inspired him. He said, “Seeing KSI step in the boxing ring against Joe Weller and seeing the transformation he made – not just physically but mentally – that was inspiring.”
He wanted to find a purpose like that and decided to feel good about himself. He woke up the following morning dedicated to changing his lifestyle.
He changed his diet and did not have a cheat meal for six months. Similarly, he only drank water and cut off junk from his diet.
Behzinga pushed his weight loss journey by tasking himself to run for the London Marathon for Teenage Cancer Trust. This helped him be focused on training himself.
“Two years ago if you’d have told me I’d be running a marathon I’d have laughed in your face,” he said. “If you told me I’d be doing the stuff I’ve done in this doc, I would have said you’re crazy.”
Ethan Payne, aka Behzinga, underwent a massive weight loss journey from 2018 to 2020. (Source: Instagram)
But Behzinga pushed himself, and soon, he became an endurance athlete. He trained with 2017 World’s Strongest Man, Eddie Hall, who helped him work out and exercise.
And voila! The YouTuber had a massive weight loss transformation and soon shed 79 pounds.
Behzinga’s diet and workout
Behzinga’s diet and workout routine were the main reasons behind his weight loss. Before, his diet included coco pops, Wagamama katsu curry, spicy rice & peri chips, Butterfly chicken, Nandos, Coca-Cola, Pringle tubes, and Haribo Straws.
But now, he eats porridge, granola, chicken, rice, mixed vegetables, beef, and protein shakes. He also takes supplements like fish oils, pre-workout shakes, and multivitamins.
However, he still craved food and his comfort diet. He distracted himself and kept himself busy so that he would not attempt to stray away from his healthy lifestyle.
He said, “Whether it’s video games, admin, or sending emails, I always try to keep busy. But you also need to ensure your meals are satisfying you.”
Similarly, Behzinga’s workout regime consists of weight lifting and cardio. He said, “I’ll get my cardio done in the mornings, that’s the first thing I get done. In the afternoon then I’ll lift weights – and I’ll follow a push-pull-legs program.”
On Mondays, he works on his chest, shoulders, and triceps, whereas on Tuesdays, he works on his back and biceps. On Wednesdays, he does leg workouts and rests on Thursdays.
On Fridays, he pushes; on Saturdays, he pulls; and on Sundays, he works on his legs again. Usually, he takes a rest from the gym on each fourth day.
All in all, Behzinga’s weight loss journey is mostly aided by his diet and workout regime.
Madison Beer Candidly Talks about Her Sophomore Album ‘Silence Between Songs’
Madison Beer’s new album, ‘Silence Between Songs,’ is on the way.
American singer Madison Beer recently provided an enticing glimpse into her sophomore album titled Silence Between Songs.
Beer, known for her aversion to silence and the need for constant noise, has taken a different approach with her upcoming album, Silence Between Songs.
In an interview with Rolling Stone, she said, “Those moments between the noise are when you’re able to reflect. I was able to gain a better perspective. That’s where these records came from.”
Likewise, Beer shared that the process of creating the album was seamless as she reflected upon significant growth and challenges in her life.
Madison Beer’s ‘Silence Between Songs’ album behind the scenes. (Source: Instagram)
She discloses that the album features poignant tracks exploring her emotional and personal experiences intimately. She acknowledges that fans who have delved into her memoir, ‘The Half of It,’ will approach the album with an enhanced comprehension and a clearer perspective of her profound journey.
Among the tracks on her album Silence Between Songs, Beer presents a poignant and deeply personal composition inspired by her younger brother Ryder. This heartfelt song explores the profound impact of her choices and musical journey on his upbringing and their relationship.
Fulfilling a long-held aspiration, Beer beautifully captures their bond with vulnerable lyrics such as “I always left you out, you still loved me somehow.”
Moreover, in her forthcoming album, the singer divulges the presence of a track that delves into the complicated and painful relationship she shared with her father throughout her life.
However, she recognizes that this relationship has significantly shaped her as an individual. Despite the hurt caused by certain actions, Beer emphasizes her enduring love and acceptance for her father.
In addition to reflecting on her family and personal experiences on the album, Beer took a moment to showcase her alluring and seductive side. She revealed there is even a “musically intricate and kind of strange” track that was inspired by the Beatles and the Beach Boys.
Recently, the singer posted a picture of herself and announced that her album, Silence Between Songs, would be released on September 15, 2023. She also shared that her single, ‘Home to Another One,’ was scheduled for release on Friday.
Beer expressed her overwhelming emotions, stating, “I can’t believe I’m finally saying this, tears in my eyes trying to articulate how I feel. the closer it gets, the more we’ll talk about it, but I am just so excited to release this record. I’m so excited for it to be yours. I’ll find more words soon…, :’) for now… SEPTEMBER 15TH!!!!!!!”
Following the post, an outpouring of congratulations flooded in from Beer’s fans and friends. Leah Kate, one of her friends, commented, “Oh my god, I’m so proud,” expressing her excitement and support. Additionally, one of her devoted fans exclaimed, “I cannot believe it’s actually happening,”
Before announcing the release date of her album, the singer built anticipation by sharing a BTS of her new album on May 20, 2023. Additionally, on May 24, 2023, she unveiled a teaser of her single, ‘Home to Another One,’ accompanied by a caption that read, “HOME TO ANOTHER ONE, one-week pre-save in bio.”
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