Katie Price admits her terminally ill mother, Amy Price, is ‘suffocating’ as she battles idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. She confessed that she was having a hard time seeing her mother like that
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Katie Price said her mother, Amy Price, is “suffocating” as she battles a terminal illness.
The 43-year-old girl’s mother was diagnosed with idiopathic, incurable pulmonary fibrosis in 2017. The disease causes scarring in her lungs that makes her unable to breathe and she has to rely on oxygen to help.
Katie has been open about her mother’s health struggles and during an appearance on ITV’s Lorraine this morning, the former glamor model opened up about her close relationship with her mother.
She also gave viewers an insight into her mother’s health battle as she admitted that it was hard for her to see her mother like that.
Speaking on the ITV show about her mother, she said: “My mom always said to me, ‘Just when I’m about to rest, you do something else, you keep me on my toes.” We have a joke about it, you are chained around the house. ”
“It’s a terrible disease because you’re suffocating… it’s not fun to see your mother like that,” she added.
Katie’s mother Amy, who has been public about her health in the past, has previously shared how her lung function is deteriorating. Speaking back in 2019, she updated her health saying, “I’m not too bad. I went in for a checkup this week with the transplant team. My lung function has gone down slightly but it’s possible. predictable.”
Katie recently renovated her ‘Mucky Mansion’ for a Channel 4 show and she was emotional as she explained why she wanted her mom to design a room in her new home when she goes.
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“Because it could really be the last thing she does for me,” explains Katie, “And hopefully she doesn’t pass, but when she finally does, I know I have a room. that she put together. It was sentimental, beautiful room, a happy room to be in.”
Amy also felt the room was important to all of them.
She said: “When you’re not feeling well, you see things in a different way and it would be great if you could leave things out where people can remember you. room, whenever she’s feeling down,” she said. very well, she can come in here and it’ll be quiet, and she can reflect.
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“That’s what I thought would be good for her. I’ve had this China office myself for fifty years and well, it’s just on my side.”
Last year, Katie explained that her mother’s illness slows her down, but she’s a fighter.
“She shows a lot of strength but her illness is slowing her down,” she said, “We both have tough looks, neither of us shows anyone what’s going on.” happens inside. Because we know we’re losing Mom, nothing. don’t say.”
https://www.mirror.co.uk/tv/tv-news/katie-price-says-mum-suffocating-26316992 Katie Price said her mother is 'suffocating' with a terrible incurable disease