Mama June Opens Up About Going Blind: I'm 'Trying To Fight For My Vision!'

Mama June is staying positive!

In an exclusive interview with, the reality star opened up about the hardest challenge she dealt with this season...going blind. The WE TV reality star recently got surgery and admitted, "Like I tell people, I’m trying to take it day by day. Trying to fight for my vision in my left eye and I don’t have any vision in the right eye."

With two popular television reality shows, Mama June joked that all the success is the reason behind her blindness. "It’s kind of a running joke, I have two hit reality TV shows on two different networks and instead of it being mind-blowing, it’s just eyesight blowing. It just blows your eyesight out. Every time because like I said, I lost my sight with this eye here. Never regained it back. Lost my sight with the show."

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Adding, "And we’ve been number one on both networks so it’s like my vision just can’t handle it. It’s too much!"

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Make sure you check out the season premiere of Mama June: From Not to Hot on June 15th at 9pm ET, only on WE TV!


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