NEWS: MTV Star Diem Brown Loses Her Battle To Ovarian Cancer
The well-loved reality star from MTV‘s Real World/Road Rules Challenge series, Diem Brown, passed away Friday morning in New York City.
Last month, the MTV star revealed that she that the cancer that had been found in her stomach and colon in August had spread to her liver and lymph nodes. She had been posting many pictures on her Instagram account that showed the support she had from family and friends as her condition continued to worsen.
At 23, Diem was diagnosed with Ovarian cancer but beat it until its return in 2012. This was her third battle with the cancer and she had every intention to beat this fight once again. Diem also participated in Ovarian Cancer Awareness month back in September at the “Run For Her” 5k Run/Walk in New York City.
On the show, Diem shared her battle with cancer over the years and won over the hearts of many viewers with her overcoming her fear of showing her new shaved head on television. Most fans also remember her roller coaster relationship with fellow cast mate, Chris ‘CT’ Tamburello.
Fans will get a chance to see Diem on their TV screens one last time as she is competing as partners with CT on the upcoming season of The Challenge: Battle of the Exes 2 airing December 16th.