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Todd Chrisley's Wife Julie Chrisley Revealed How Her Double Mastectomy Brought Them Closer

The Chrisley Knows Best wife opened up about her surgery and how it affected her family.

By Tamara Palmer

Todd Chrisley and Julie Chrisley have been married for 22 years and have five children together, but The Chrisley Knows Best mom has revealed the moment that took their relationship to the next level. She underwent a double mastectomy in 2012 at age 39 and her husband, who was known to be so squeamish that he sometimes passed out while tryingt o give blood, took a shower with her to help her remove her bandages and clean her wounds.

"He never flinched," she said tearfully in an interview with Tennessean. "I truly believe that moment took our relationship to a whole new level."

Todd encouraged her to get screened for breast cancer, not knowing that she would actually receive a cancer diagnosis. 

“I did it to appease him so he would shut up and leave me alone," she told the publication.

Todd's been known for giving incredible life advice, but Julie has demonstrated that he also has the ability to push past his personal comfort zone when it comes to taking care of his family.

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