TV host's life saved after RN viewer spotted cancerous lump in his neck

  1. El Moussa says life has slowed down three years after he was diagnosed with thyroid cancer
    ...Ryan Read, a concerned fan and a trained nurse who had spotted the lump while watching an episode of the show in 2013.

    Read contacted the production company in an email that read: “This is not a joke. I'm a registered nurse. I've been watching Flip or Flop. I noticed that the host Tarek has a large nodule on his thyroid, and he needs to have it checked out.”...

    Flip or Flop presenter Tarek El Moussa's life saved after viewer spotted cancerous lump in his neck | People | News | The Independent
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  3. by   caliotter3
    My physiology instructor spotted a lump on my throat and told me to go get it checked out. Happened again when I was being checked out in the ER after a car accident. Goes to show how often we can see something when we aren't looking for it.