Kourtney Kardashian and Travis Barker vowed to love each other “in sickness and in health” at their wedding just a month ago. But no one expected the sickness part of their vows to come so soon. On June 28, Barker had an emergency hospitalization. TMZ reported that the Blink-182 drummer and his wife went to West Hills Hospital in the morning because he was in pain. Then West Hills decided to transfer Barker to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Fans grew concerned after Barker tweeted while in the hospital, “God protect me.” After news of his hospitalization broke, Barker’s daughter, Alabama, asked her social media followers to post “please send your prayers” and on hers Posting Instagram story and TikTok (via People).
According to Billboard, the Kardashian family circled their floats in Cedars-Sinai. Along with his wife, her sisters Kim Kardashian, Khloé Kardashian, Kendall Jenner and Kylie Jenner were in the hospital to support their new brother-in-law. Barker’s bandmate Mark Hoppus and friend Machine Gun Kelly were also in the hospital, and of course mom Kris Jenner.
But how is the newlywed Kardashian really dealing with Barker’s illness?
Kourtney Kardashian won’t leave his side
Newlywed Kourtney Kardashian is supporting her husband Travis Barker. A source told People: “Kourtney will not leave his side” at the hospital. The inside source told People that Kardashian “was worried yesterday. Both of you were.” Barker had extreme stomach pains and even had trouble walking. The insider explained, “However, he gets the best care at Cedars,” revealing to the outlet that Barker’s doctors are working to ease his pain while they try to diagnose his condition. Blink-182’s drummer undergoes many tests and has a special diet.
According to TMZ, doctors believe Barker may be dealing with pancreatitis “triggered” by a colonoscopy. The Mayo Clinic describes it as “an inflammation of the pancreas.” While mild cases of this condition can improve with proper treatment, severe pancreatitis can cause “life-threatening complications.” Barker has received heaps of support while in hospital from his wife, family and close friends, but the drummer is also receiving support on social media. Kid Cudi tweeted, “Travis I love you and praying for you.” Bebe Rexha tweeted, “Sending @travisbarker good energy and prayers.”