Asked how he feels about Armstrong now, Scott responded via Twitter that he felt “the same as before.”
“I’m 1 of millions of (cancer) survivors he’s helped. #grateful.”
Scott fell ill in 2007 and underwent an emergency appendectomy during which doctors found a malignancy. He later underwent chemotherapy. At the time, doctors indicated they were confident they had removed the cancerous tissue. Scott said at the time that he’s “not the type of guy to let this eat up my life.”
In 2011, Scott announced on Twitter that he was undergoing chemotherapy for cancer, but he did not disclose more details.