Olivia Newton-John has been diagnosed with cancer for a third time, The Hollywood Reporter revealed Monday.
Doctors found a tumor in her lower back last year, Newton-John revealed Sunday on the Australian news show Sunday Night, per The Hollywood Reporter. The four-time Grammy winner was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 1992 and underwent a partial mastectomy. She was re-diagnosed with breast cancer in 2013, which had additionally spread to her shoulder, CNN reports.
Newton-John is optimistic about her current treatment, which involves taking cannabis oil that her husband makes in California, per Entertainment Weekly.
"My husband's always there, and he's always there to support me. I believe I will win over it, and that's my goal," Newton-John said on Sunday Night.
The Olivia Newton-John Cancer Wellness Research Center is named after her in her native Australia. Newton-John additionally said she hopes the country will legalize medical marijuana. Read more at The Hollywood Reporter. Marianne Dodson