Catherine Laborde, riddled by the disease : his sister Frances tells

Catherine Laborde, age 68, suffers from almost five years of dementia with Lewy bodies, a form of Parkinson’s disease. In the Face of this ordeal, the former weather channel host of TF1 can count on the support of her sister Françoise. Tuesday, June 25, 2019, on the plateau of the emission Face of the media ‘s Non-Stop People, this last gave news from his sister sick.

She is very courageous. It has moments of great optimism and other where it is a little bit less. There are days with and days without. It is very well followed by the medical profession“, has launched Françoise Laborde. However, she said that her sister Catherine has “disorders of the knowledge, moments where she forgets“.

But the disease does not prevent it to conduct “a happy life“. “This is someone who has a character at once strong and playful, and a lot of elegance and dignity, so she is able to hide the moments where it’s not going to, “says Françoise Laborde. And to add that in spite of the distance – Catherine Laborde lives between Paris and the island of Yeuin Vendée, they keep in touch and see often.

Remember that in addition to his sister Françoise, Catherine Laborde is supported by her husband, Thomas Stern , and her daughters, Gabrielle (age 32) and Pia (age 29). Last may, she gave news of her state of health with our colleagues from Télé Loisirs. “Today, at the time when I speak to you, I’m going to rather well. But my disease is very unpredictable. My state can change from one hour to another, she declared. This disease leads to many physical and psychological problems. It is difficult to live with it. She lock myself terribly in solitude. It is a kind of old age prematurely. But I am lucky to be very well surrounded…