Actress and singer Olivia Newton-John has announced her battle with breast cancer isn’t over.
The 68-year-old announced on her Twitter page that she was postponing the first half of her concert tour after being diagnosed with breast cancer that has metastasized to the sacrum. Newton-John had originally complained of back pain, but doctors say it’s a re-occurrence of breast cancer.
Newton-John will receive a short course of photon radiation therapy.
“I decided on my direction of therapies after consultation with my doctors and natural therapists and the medical team at my Olivia Newton-John Cancer Wellness and Research Centre in Melbourne, Australia,” Newton-John said in a statement on Twitter.
The actress, best known for her role as Sandy in “Grease,” was first diagnosed with breast cancer back in 1992. .
Newton-John says she is confident she will be back later in the year to continue her tour.