Angie Everhart has been diagnosed with thyroid cancer.
"Word has been trickling out about supermodel/actress Angie Everhart's health," a rep for Everhart told E! News. "She wants to set the record straight by letting everyone know that it is true that she has been diagnosed with thyroid cancer. However, the prognosis is good."
Everhart will undergo surgery on May 14 and is expected to make a full recovery.
Evrhart hopes with her announcement that it will "encourage people to learn about cancer prevention, its signs and treatment immediately."