Mathew Knowles, Father of Beyonce, Reveals Breast Cancer Diagnosis


Mathew Knowles revealed that he was recently diagnosed with breast cancer. He has started speaking out about his experience in the hope that it will make more people aware of the risk of breast cancer in men.

Mathew Knowles and Tina Knowles

Early Signs and Treatment

Knowles said that he noticed a recurring red dot of blood on his shirt and sheets that caused him to think something was wrong. He went and had a mammogram, which revealed his breast cancer.

Knowles had surgery last July and is currently in treatment. He’s also started exercising and meditating and stopped drinking to help improve his health. He says he will get his second breast removed in January to help reduce his risk.