“It allows me to request euthanasia”
Sofía Suescun confessed last week in the magazine readings that her mother, Maite Galdeano, suffers polycythemia vera, a kind of blood cancer in which the bone marrow produces too many red blood cells, which thickens the blood and can cause problems such as blood clots. According to Suescun, “at any moment you can die. It is a very treacherous evil, it can suddenly give you a thrombus. This does not warn“.
This disease, which is transmitted from father to daughter and “allows him to ask for euthanasia”she was detected at the age of 38 and now, at 53, she has recognized for the same medium that, In addition to suffering from depression, he had thought about taking his own lifealthough he has decided to “fight” for his daughter.
“God has brought me many illnesses because he wants me to be by my daughter’s side”, explains Galdeano, who currently lives with Sofía. Likewise, he added that “it is an unknown disease and that is why they do not know how to control it well”.
In addition, Galdeano has confessed that he suffers from other ailments such as arthritis, fibromyalgia, hernias, headache and chronic gastritis. He, too, had his “thyroid ripped out” and had “a thread displaced from his spine.”