Want the most up-to-date celebrity exclusives sent straight to your inbox every day? Sign up now and join the club!
After finding out she had breast cancer in early 2020, Sarah Harding has revealed she turned to Girls Aloud bandmate Nadine Coyle for support to cope with the diagnosis.
The singer, who recently broke her silence to update fans with her cancer battle, made the revelation in her new book, Hear Me Out.
Sarah, 39, admitted she was a "mess" when she was told the heartbreaking news and immediately thought she was going to die.
She explained that she spent the evening with pal Nadine Coyle after finding out her diagnosis, and the pair cried and drank wine together.
Get exclusive celebrity stories and fabulous photoshoots straight to your inbox with OK!'s daily newsletter. You can sign up at the top of the page.
Nadine, 35, travelled up to Manchester to see Sarah during a brief break in lockdowns back in December 2020.
Sarah wrote in her book: "Throughout the evening, we all had our moments of hysterical laughter followed by tears.
"At one point, Nadine told me in no uncertain terms how much she cared about me: 'You don't understand, Sarah. I love you!"
The close friends bought a Christmas tree, exchanged gifts and Nadine cooked for the pair.
Kimberley Walsh says Sarah Harding’s cancer diagnosis has brought Girls Aloud closer as she reacts to reunion rumours
Cheryl admits she 'lost it' as Sarah Harding told her 'terrible' update about her cancer diagnosis
Become an OK! VIP and see all our exclusives – for free!
Become an OK! VIP and you will unlock access to all of our big exclusives…
Be the first to meet the latest showbiz babies, see the most sought after wedding pictures of the year, or take a guided tour around your favourite star's lavish multi-million pound home – all for free!
Sign up here
They stayed up late into the night and ate cheese and biscuits while talking to one another.
The Celebrity Big Brother star added: "OK, so it wasn't like the nights of wild partying I did back in the day, but it was still very special."
As well as speaking about her friendship with Nadine, Sarah also candidly opened up about doctors telling her that last Christmas would probably be her last.
In an excerpt from her memoir published by The Times, the Girls Aloud star said: "In December my doctor told me that the upcoming Christmas would probably be my last.
"I don't want an exact prognosis. I don't know why anyone would want that.
Sign up to our daily newsletter for the BEST celebrity house tours and BIGGEST exclusive interviews
Download OK! magazine's FREE app and get all the latest gossip straight to your phone
"Comfort and being pain-free as possible is what's important right now."
Sarah, who called her Celebrity Big Brother appearance "a disaster waiting to happen", also added that she's focusing on enjoying "every second of my life, however long it might be."
She explained: "I am having a glass of wine or two during all of this, because it helps me relax. I'm sure some people might think that's not a great idea, but I want to try and enjoy myself.
"I'm at a stage now where I don't know how many months I have left. Who knows, maybe I'll surprise everyone, but that's how I'm looking at things," Sarah expressed.
Source: Read Full Article