Eamonn Holmes was quickly flooded with support when he shared a 'soul destroying' update on his health.

Eamonn was seen out on crutches last week as he attended Piers' Christmas party

The GB News star hasn't had the easiest times of late due to his continued battle with chronic pain and following the recent loss of his beloved mum.

Back in November, Eamonn told of the 'hellish' time he had been having after suffering a fall during his recovery from surgery in a bid to relieve his chronic pain

Eamonn has been suffering with discomfort for years and only discovered why last year after speaking out on his health issues.

Following an MRI scan, Eamonn discovered that his pain began when he "mysteriously" dislocated his pelvi

Despite regular physio, the former This Morning host decided to take further action into combating his health issues and underwent surgery.

And on the day before his planned operation, Eamonn explained that the surgery came with a "20 percent risk of going wrong."