Smiles all around at Billy’s health update
At just three days old, Jimmy Kimmel’s son, Billy, underwent emergency surgery when it was discovered he was born with congenital heart disease. The host of ABC’s ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’ has been open with fans about his son’s condition and the critical importance of access to quality, affordable healthcare for all children. This week, Kimmel was able to share some good news about Billy, along with a picture that is melting hearts everywhere.
Young Billy is six months old today,” Kimmel shared on Instagram. “He is healthy and happy and we are all very grateful for your prayers, good wishes, thoughts and support of @ChildrensLA and children’s hospitals in your area.”
Kimmel, 49, and wife, Molly McNearney, have been open about the additional open-heart surgeries Billy will face as he gets older. “We would like to get them over with and not have to think about it all the time, but it could definitely be worse,” Kimmel shared…