90 Day Fiance veteran Paola Mayfield got candid about her niece who has been battling Leukemia. The wife of Russ Mayfield showcased her softer side as she spoke fondly of the little girl, who also has Down Syndrome. In an online post, Paola said that her sister’s daughter bravely defeated the life-threatening disease and is recovering well.
90 Day Fiance: Paola Mayfield Talks About Niece’s Battle With Cancer
Family definitely comes first for Paola Mayfield. The 90 Day Fiance star opened up about her now cancer-free niece. In her post, Russ Mayfield’s wife proved her love knows no distance, especially for the little girl back in Colombia.
Paola said that last year she traveled back to her home country to check on her sister and niece. Apparently, the little girl was diagnosed with leukemia and has been battling it for two years. At that time, Paola was pregnant with baby Axel but that didn’t stop her from going there to show her love and support.
Paola Shows Motherly Side For Sick Niece
Fortunately, Paola Mayfield’s niece successfully defeated the disease. According to the 90 Day Fiance star, the brave youngster is officially cancer-free. The good news moved Russ Mayfield’s 90 Day Fiance wife to tears.
“Today we received the greatest news! She is finally cancer-free!” Paola announced. “With tears in my eyes, I feel full of joy and happiness because I know how hard it has been the past few years for my sister”.
Paola Mayfield also sympathized with those who are going through the same situation and encouraged them to never lose hope. “For those who battle every day to have another day of life, stay strong and don’t lose faith,” the 90 Day Fiance celeb added.
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Last year I went to Colombia when I was pregnant, I needed to see my sister and my niece. My niece has Down Syndrome and had been battling leukemia for about 2 years. But TODAY we received the greatest news! She is finally cancer free! With tears in my eyes I feel full of joy and happiness because I know how hard it has been the past few years for my sister. For those who battle everyday to have another day of life, stay strong and don’t lose faith 🙌🏼 Thank you❤️❤️❤️ . . . . El año pasado fui a Colombia cuando estaba embarazada, necesitaba ver a mi hermana y mi sobrina. Mi sobrina tiene down síndrome y ha estado luchando contra la leucemia durante aproximadamente 2 años. ¡Pero HOY recibimos las mejores noticias! ¡Ella finalmente está libre de cáncer! Con lágrimas en los ojos, me siento lleno de alegría y felicidad porque sé lo difícil que han sido los últimos años para mi hermana. Para aquellos que luchan todos los días para tener otro día de vida, mantente fuerte y no pierdas la fe 🙌🏼 #cancerfree
90 Day Fiance: Paola & Russ Mayfield Dress Up For Halloween With Baby Axel
Meanwhile, Paola and Russ Mayfield’s growing family celebrated Halloween in style. The 90 Day Fiance couple dressed up for the special event along with their son Axel. For this year, the trio opted for a matching costume inspired by the hit movie “The Incredibles”.
Paola Mayfield looked stunning in her sexy take on Elastigirl. Russ, on the other hand, rocked fake six-pack abs with his Mr. Incredible attire. Baby Axel completed the picture-perfect moment with his adorable Jack-Jack costume. By the looks of it, the family had a blast celebrating the event as evident in their post.
90 Day Fiance Update: Paola Continues To Get Mom-Shamed Online
Ever since Paola Mayfield welcomed baby Axel to the world, she has been getting a lot of criticism for her parenting skills. The 90 Day Fiance cast member has been the subject of endless mom-shaming online. Apparently, some think that Paola is not setting a good example for her son with her actions.
Previously, Paola faced backlash for drinking alcohol while actively promoting breastfeeding. She was also criticized for showing too much skin online even when her son is around. Some find it inappropriate for a mother like her.
Despite all the negativity being thrown at her, Paola Mayfield remains unbothered and continues to focus on her family. She’s also working hard to improve her body and even obtained a certificate to become a personal trainer.
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