Eamonn Holmes makes heartbreaking confession about toll poor health has taken
Posted by  badge Boss on Oct 18, 2023 - 07:23AM
Eamonn Holmes had spinal surgery last year (Picture: Getty)

has heartbreakingly revealed that due to his health woes, it’s now ‘very hard to get through a normal day’.

The 63-year-old  presenter is dealing with  that has restricted his movement in the past and caused him to use crutches .

In a new interview, the veteran broadcaster said he’s ‘trying hard’ to get back on his feet and heaped praise on his wife for her unwavering support.

Doting dad Eamonn explained: ‘I get resentful that I’m not the way I used to be but I just get on with it.’

He added to : ‘I work hard at trying to walk. It’s very hard to get through a normal day but I have help from people around me.’

Of Ruth, also 63, who he’s been married to since 2010, Eamonn shared: ‘Ruth’s not a particularly tolerant person but my god I’m so indebted to her. She’s from an army family and she just gets on with it, she’s a tour de force.’

The 63-year-old GB News presenter is dealing with debilitating back pain that has restricted his movement (Picture: Press Eye Ltd/Shutterstock)
Eamonn heaped praise on his wife Ruth Langsford for her unwavering support (Picture: David Fisher/REX/Shutterstock)

However, Eamonn sadly told the outlet that ‘nothing much is getting better and no one has a prognosis as to whether it will get better’.

The star first experienced back pain which came out of nowhere in 2021 and later discovered he had three slipped disks, affecting the mobility in his right leg.

Eamonn use crutches and a mobility scooter (Picture: Instagram)
Last month, Eamonn revealed he’d had his ‘spine stretched’ as part of his back treatment (Picture: Instagram)

Eamonn underwent spinal surgery last year but suffered a major setback when he fell down the stairs at the Surrey home he shares with Loose Women star Ruth.

Last month, as part of his back treatment.

Offering his social media followers a look at the next phase of his , Eamonn shared a selfie in which he could be seen lying on a hospital bed with his head strapped to a contraption. 

Do you follow Eamonn on social media? Comment Now

The presenter was undergoing a stretching procedure that promised to elongate his back. 

Eamonn made light of his situation by adding a humorous caption that read: ‘I look like an 80’s Disco dancer… but actually on a rack having my neck and back stretched. Spine decompression.’