The radio DJ, 57, informed listeners of his Virgin Radio UK Breakfast Present in August that he had been recognized with the early phases of pores and skin most cancers and that he had caught it shortly that means it was “as treatable as most cancers can presumably be”.
On Wednesday, he informed listeners that he had misplaced an evening of sleep over an electronic mail he had acquired in regards to the most cancers that was faraway from his leg.
He mentioned: “I didn’t sleep, hardly in any respect final night time … two or three hours. A great night time, I’ll get six, 4 or 5 and since I get up each 90 minutes for my circadian rhythm, and I give up to that now, really I look ahead to going again to sleep thrice an evening, as a result of that’s the place I dwell.
“However I by no means thought for a second you can lose an evening’s sleep due to an electronic mail like this.”
He confirmed co-presenters Vassos Alexander and Rachel Horne the e-mail he had acquired from the marketing consultant plastic surgeon and Alexander learn it dwell on air.
Studying the e-mail, Alexander mentioned: “I’ve forwarded the pathology report. It is good news. There isn’t a residual illness. You’ve got the all-clear.”
Evans mentioned: “I had a cellphone dialog with my dermatologist, and she or he informed me that, clearly, the freckle that had moved, metastasised, was malignant, as a result of the biopsy had come again, and that I would wish therapy, and must have it eliminated. So we did, and that was final Thursday.
“And so, at quarter-to-four final Thursday, I had most cancers and at quarter-to-five, I didn’t. And I simply discovered that out final night time. And that’s as a result of time is your largest weapon towards it, in case you have an abundance of it, and its largest weapon towards you in case you have an absence of it.”
Urging folks to get checked if they’ve most cancers signs, he added: “If you happen to’re frightened about something, simply keep in mind the truth that eight weeks in the past I used to be recognized with most cancers and now I don’t have it in any respect. In any respect.
“And that’s why you simply have to attend to issues. And it’s actually powerful, as a result of for years I used to be the man who wouldn’t go wherever close to that. However you already know, occasions have modified, thank God.”
In January 2019, Evans moved to Virgin Radio after leaving his long-running breakfast programme on BBC Radio 2 the earlier yr.
He was additionally beforehand on Channel 4 morning present The Huge Breakfast and comedy and music programme TFI Friday.