News | Entertainment
10 Aug 2022 14:17
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Entertainment

    Travis Barker is feeling "much better" after being hospitalised with "life-threatening" pancreatitis

    The Blink-182 drummer has been undergoing "intensive treatment" since he was taken to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles earlier this week after being stricken by "excruciating pain" following a routine procedure


    He explained on his Instagram Story: "I went in for an endoscopy Monday feeling great. But after dinner, I developed excruciating pain and have been hospitalized ever since.

    "During the endoscopy, I had a very small polyp removed right in a very sensitive area, usually handled by specialists, which unfortunately damaged a critical pancreatic drainage tube. This resulted in severe life-threatening pancreatitis.

    "I am so very very grateful that with intensive treatment, I am currently much better.(sic)"

    The 46-year-old musician's wife, Kourtney Kardashian, also reflected on the "scary and emotional" week the couple have had.

    She wrote on her own Instagram Story: "Oh what a scary and emotional week it has been. Our health is everything and sometimes we take for granted how quickly it can change. Travis and I went in for a routine endoscopy together and he ended up with severe, life-threatening pancreatitis."

    The 'Kardashians' star said they were "so touched and appreciative" for the support they have received and expressed her thanks to Travis' medical team.

    She added: "I am so grateful to God for healing my husband, for all of your prayers for him and for us, for the overwhelming outpouring of love and support. I am so touched and appreciative.

    "I am so, so thankful to our specialists, doctors, and nurses at Cedars Sinai for taking such wonderful care of my husband and me during our stay."

    She then wrote in another post: "It's crazy how sometimes words could never truly express the gratitude or feelings I have inside of me."

    Travis was pictured being taken to hospital in a wheelchair earlier this week, and it was claimed at the time he was barely able to walk due to the pain he was in.

    A source said: "Kourtney was worried yesterday. They both were.

    "Travis was suffering from extreme stomach pain and could barely walk."

    © 2022 Bang Showbiz, NZCity

     Other Entertainment News
     10 Aug: Zoe Saldaña was rocked by dad's death and "felt like an alien in her own skin"
     10 Aug: Neve Campbell opted out of 'Scream 6' because she wasn't offered a salary matching her "value"
     10 Aug: Ezra Miller has been charged with felony burglary in Vermont
     10 Aug: Rosie O'Donnell spilled all "the dirt" about the onset 'A League of Their Own' drama to the cast of the television series inspired by the movie
     10 Aug: Jacob Elordi almost didn't prepare his social media in time for 'The Kissing Booth' release
     10 Aug: Kim Kardashian is furious with Kanye West after he mocked her breakup with Pete Davidson, say a source
     10 Aug: Ashton Kutcher had a rare autoimmune disorder that robbed him his ability to see, hear, or walk
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    All Blacks captain Sam Cane is defending his side's opening defeat to the Springboks as they prepare for the second test on Sunday morning at Ellis Park More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    ASB bank has recorded a profit of nearly 1.5 billion dollars for the year to June, an 11 percent jump from last year More...



     Today's News

    Education:
    Northland school students are being targeted by a new campaign to raise attendance 13:59

    Entertainment:
    Zoe Saldaña was rocked by dad's death and "felt like an alien in her own skin" 13:49

    Business:
    ASB bank has recorded a profit of nearly 1.5 billion dollars for the year to June, an 11 percent jump from last year 13:49

    Rugby League:
    A push from Auckland mayoral candidate Leo Molloy to have the city contend for NRL grand final hosting rights doesn't wash with Auckland Unlimited 13:29

    Entertainment:
    Neve Campbell opted out of 'Scream 6' because she wasn't offered a salary matching her "value" 13:19

    International:
    Domino's Pizza reportedly closes Italian stores 13:09

    Environment:
    Wellington crews are working to clear multiple slips brought on by a spate of bad weather 13:09

    Entertainment:
    Ezra Miller has been charged with felony burglary in Vermont 12:49

    Health & Safety:
    Te Whatu Health NZ is being urged to adopt a new model to ease the workforce crisis 12:29

    Entertainment:
    Rosie O'Donnell spilled all "the dirt" about the onset 'A League of Their Own' drama to the cast of the television series inspired by the movie 12:19


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2022 New Zealand City Ltd