Dustin Diamond is going through a lot of pain in the midst of his cancer fight.
The 44-year-old actor – best known for his role as Samuel ‘The Shaved in Powered in the Bell’, was taken to a Florida hospital earlier this month after feeling pain all over his body, and It was later confirmed to be suffering from stage four cancer.
Dustin Diamond is going through a lot of pain in the midst of his cancer fight
And now, sources have said that the actor is ‘going to be in the hospital for some time’ as he is undergoing treatment, and ‘fluctuating’ physically and emotionally.
The insider said: ‘This is not good, it is not good at all. He is about to stay in the hospital for some time. She is now getting through her treatment. It is hard, very difficult.
‘He is going through a lot of pain, but he still maintains his spirits. Right now, he is just a victim. He has his ups and downs where he is great one minute, but then he can be in a lot of pain – tears. This is such an emotional time. ‘
But Dustin has the full support of his loved ones, who are ‘calling him every day’ to make sure he is alright.
The source added to Us Weekly magazine: ‘His close friends call him every day and try to please him. He has a handful of people who surround him – his girlfriend is one of them. They have no idea when she can go home. ‘
Sad turn: The 44-year-old actor – best known for his role as Samuel ‘Screech’ Powers in Save by the Bell ‘- was rushed to a Florida hospital after feeling pain on his body earlier this month , And it was later confirmed that he is suffering from stage four cancer
Dustin was reported to be hospitalized on January 12, and just later says, a representative of the actor confirmed the news.
His representative said: ‘At this time we can confirm that Dustin has cancer. Dustin will disclose more information once it becomes available and plans to proceed.
‘We ask everyone to respect Dustin’s privacy during this difficult time. All positivity and prayers are appreciated. ‘
Dustin’s team also provided fans with mail and email addresses to send letters to the actor to send their support, but insisted that they should not be used for autograph requests.
This former SBTB co-star Mario Lopez said he was ‘praying’ that Dustin would beat cancer.
Hard blow: Dustin was reported to be hospitalized on January 12, and just later says, the actor’s representative confirmed the news. His representative said: ‘At this time we can confirm that Dustin has cancer. Dustin will reveal more information once it becomes available and plans to proceed
The 47-year-old actor has taken to Instagram to support his friend.
With some tedious photos with his former co-star, Mario – who plays AC Slater on the sitcom – wrote: ‘I was involved with Dustin this evening and although the news of his diagnosis is heartbreaking, we remain positive That he will overcome it. Praying for him and his family and praying for a speedy recovery. God bless.’
The news of Dustin’s diagnosis of cancer was revealed on 14 January when the actor’s team released a statement via Facebook and promised to reveal ‘more information once available’.
His hit show: On Saved by the Bell; (lr) Albert Clifford as Mario Lopez as ‘AC’ Slater, Dennis Haskins as Mr. Richard Belding, Lark Voorhees as Lisa Turtle, Tiffany Thiesen as Kelly Kapowski, Elizabeth Berkeley as Jesse Spano, Jackie Span Mark-Paul Goesler, Zachary Zach Morris. Diamond as Screech Powers
Nearly 20 years ago: Star spotted in 2002 at NBC’s 75th anniversary celebration at Rockefeller Plaza in NYC
In the statement, the team said: ‘At this time, we can confirm that Dustin has cancer. [He] Will disclose more information once it becomes available and plans to proceed. ‘
The team asked that ‘everyone respects Dustin’s privacy during this difficult time’.
The statement said: ‘All positivity and prayers are appreciated.’
A spokesperson for the actor called the diagnosis ‘serious’ and confirmed it was stage four, but explained that Dustin is still undergoing tests at the hospital and will remain ‘there’ for some time.
The representative said: ‘He is going through chemo so he will be in at least another week and then we will find out when we get home.
Good Days: Thessen, Gosselaar, Diamond and Lopez in 1996
Prayers please: Lopez is ‘praying’ Dustin will defeat cancer. The 47-year-old actor has taken to Instagram to voice his former save by the Bell co-star, whose team recently revealed he has been diagnosed with a stage four of the disease; Viewed 2016
‘By next week, we will have a better understanding of the seriousness of his condition and what treatments he will need so that he is comfortable.’
Dustin is said to be feeling ‘fine’ at the moment, with a significant improvement when he was hospitalized.
The spokesman said: ‘He was feeling sleepy and tired. On top of all this she is also herpes, so she is in a lot of pain. ‘
Another representative of the actor explained that his issues began with a ‘huge lump in his throat’.
Another show: Diamond and Courtney Stodden on Celebrity Big Brother in 2013