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Sharon Osbourne and pregnant daughter Kelly had been seen visiting Ozzy Osbourne on the hospital amid Ozzy’s “major operation” on Monday afternoon.
The household hasn’t publicly shared the medical process Ozzy needed to endure, however Sharon indicated it might be a troublesome surgical procedure, and he or she was flying again to the West Coast to be by his aspect.
“He has a major operation on Monday, and I have to be there,” she advised her fellow TalkTV panelists final week. “It’s really going to determine the rest of his life.”
A report has since surfaced stating that the process was to take away and realign pins in his neck and again. “Ozzy is 73 and any kind of surgery when you get older is difficult,” a supply advised Page Six. “This is quite major. He’s having the pins in his neck and back realigned from when he had a fall back in 2019.”
On Monday, each Sharon and Kelly wore protecting face masks as they entered the hospital to see the Black Sabbath frontman, with Sharon wheeling baggage behind her whereas additionally carrying an outsized purse.
Kelly, 37, is presently pregnant together with her first little one with musician boyfriend Sid Wilson of SlipKnot.
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“He’s been in a lot of pain,” the supply famous of Ozzy’s bodily situation as of late.
The “Prince of Darkness” can even reportedly require a “lengthy amount of convalescence” with a round the clock care offered by a nurse at dwelling.
Ozzy’s again issues probably stem from the all-terrain automobile collision in 2003 the place he flipped his quad whereas driving round his property in London.
He needed to endure emergency surgical procedure for “a broken collarbone, eight fractured ribs that were pinching crucial blood vessels and damaged vertebrae in his neck.”
“I’m just waiting on some more surgery on my neck,” he advised Classic Rock journal in Might. “I can’t walk properly these days. I have physical therapy every morning. I am somewhat better, but nowhere near as much as I want to be to go back on the road.”
When requested if he ever thought of his personal mortality, Ozzy mentioned he felt optimistic about his future as he regarded again on the previous.
“At f—ing 73, I’ve done pretty well,” he mentioned. “I don’t plan on going anywhere, but my time’s going to come.”
He additionally addressed one other difficult subject for the household — sobriety. After a long time of alcohol and drug points, Ozzy confronted his substance abuse points head on, and selected to get sober eight years in the past.
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“I hope so,” he mentioned when requested if he is sober for all times now. “I take it one day at a time. If I drink, I’ll drink. But I don’t want to drink today. I don’t want to smoke tobacco today. I don’t want to take drugs today. So today’s going to be okay, I suppose. I don’t know about tomorrow.”
Ozzy and Sharon’s son Jack Osbourne, 36, has 18 years of sobriety below his belt, and whereas Kelly had a minor slip up in her sobriety journey final yr, she’s because of give delivery to her first little one this yr.
Ozzy and Sharon even have a daughter Aimee, 38, who lately survived a deadly hearth at a recording studio in Hollywood. Aimee escaped from the constructing unhurt together with her producer.
The Osbournes grew to become a family title within the early 2000s when MTV shined a lightweight into their lives as well-known stars — and the kids of rock royalty — with an unscripted present in regards to the household. The collection premiered in 2002 and ran for 4 seasons, with a remaining curtain name in 2005.
In 2019, the Osbourne household spoke with Robin Roberts on “Good Morning America” about Ozzy’s incident the place he fell within the bathe and dislodged steel screws in his backbone (from the quad collision in 2003), requiring neck and again surgical procedure.
“When I had the fall, it was pitch black,” he recalled. “I went to the bathroom and I fell. I just fell and landed like a slam on the floor and I remember lying there thinking, ‘Well, you’ve done it now,’ really calm. Sharon [called] an ambulance. After that, it was all downhill.”
Following the surgical procedure and painful two-month restoration, he was pressured to reschedule all of his 2019 reside dates on his “No More Tours 2 Tour.”
The household additionally opened up about Ozzy getting recognized with Parkinson’s illness, a neuro-degenerative dysfunction which may trigger tremors and steadiness points, in addition to slowness of motion. There isn’t any identified remedy for the illness.
“It’s PRKN 2,” Sharon advised GMA. “There’s so many different types of Parkinson’s; it’s not a death sentence by any stretch of the imagination, but it does affect certain nerves in your body. And it’s — it’s like you have a good day, a good day, and then a really bad day.”
Ozzy advised the LA Occasions in 2020: “I’m not dying from Parkinson’s. I’ve been working with it most of my life. I’ve cheated death so many times. If tomorrow you read, ‘Ozzy Osbourne never woke up this morning,’ you wouldn’t go, ‘Oh, my God!’ You’d go, ‘Well, it finally caught up with him’.”