America’s Subsequent High Mannequin alum Jael Strauss died on Tuesday, December four, at age 34 after a quick battle with breast most cancers. The previous actuality star handed away in hospice care at about 11 a.m., Us Weekly can affirm
TMZ stories that Strauss’ demise comes simply two months after she revealed she had been identified with stage four breast most cancers and that she had reportedly been unconscious for just a few days. The web site notes her household had stopped permitting guests in current days.
A submit on Strauss’ Fb web page revealed on Thanksgiving that she was spending her first night time in hospice. “So many issues I by no means knew about life,” the ANTM TV persona wrote on the time. “Or demise. So many issues.”
The season eight contestant introduced her prognosis in a Fb submit in October.
“I used to be gonna write some lengthy factor however a few of you guys should know,” she wrote on the time. “On October 2nd I used to be identified with stage IV breast most cancers. It has aggressively unfold all through my physique and is incurable. With therapy, it might delay my life longer than the ‘few months’ medical doctors stated I might make it. I don’t wish to die.”
Seemingly referring to her prior crystal meth dependancy — which she opened up about to Dr. Phil in 2012 — Strauss added: “I would like one other a kind of miracles that I bought again in 2013.” She celebrated 5 years of sobriety in August.
Following information of her prognosis, a GoFundMe web page was created to assist Strauss pay medical payments.
“On the finish of September, Jael turned very sick and was identified with aggressive Stage IV Quickly Progressive Metastatic Inflammatory Breast Most cancers,” the outline on the web page learn. “It has metastasized and unfold past the breast tissue. She has simply begun chemo, however we have no idea how issues will play out. What we do know is that Jael is placing all of her vitality and drive into preventing this insidious illness and might use as a lot help and love as potential.”