Mark Hoppus has a lot to be grateful for this holiday season.
The Blink-182 singer and bassist, who announced in late September that he is “cancer-free” after going public with his diagnosis in June, took to Instagram on Thursday to share an announcement. Thanksgiving message about his current state of health.
“I have so much to be grateful for today. This photo was taken in June, undergoing chemotherapy, don’t know if it worked or not, fell on the bathroom floor, retouched,” the 49-year-old musician wrote along with a photo of himself crouching. toilet side.
He continued, “If I ever complain about something trivial or unimportant, show me this picture to remind me of the bad things that can happen and I’m really lucky to know. bag. I hope you all have a great day with friends and family. Happy Thanksgiving.”
Earlier this summer, Hoppus revealed that he had been diagnosed with stage 4 diffuse large B-cell lymphoma. The musician has regularly updated fans on his health during his battle. with cancer. In June, he said he remained “hopeful and positive” for a cancer-free future while still undergoing the next few months of treatment. The positive news came in late September when Hoppus announced that his oncologist had declared him “cancer-free”.
“Thanks to God and the universe, friends, family and everyone who sent their support, kindness and love,” the artist wrote. “Still have to have scans every six months and it will take me until the end of the year to get back to normal but today was a great day and I feel so lucky.”
Check out Hoppus’ heartfelt post on Thanksgiving below.
This story first appeared on Billboard.com.