A popular singer took to Facebook today to announce that his 3-year-old son has been diagnosed with cancer. Michael Buble said his eldest son, Noah, has received the diagnosis.
Buble, 41, and his wife, Luisana Lopilato, 29, also have a 9-month-old son, Elias.
The couple said in a statement: “We are devastated about the recent cancer diagnosis of our oldest son Noah who is currently undergoing treatment in the U.S. We have always been very vocal about the importance of family and the love we have for our children.”
The couple said they are taking a break from public life to focus on Noah.
In a message on Buble’s personal account, the singer wrote: “Luisana and I have put our careers on hold in order to devote all our time and attention to helping Noah get well. At this difficult time, we ask only for your prayers and respect for our privacy. We have a long journey in front of us and hope that with the support of family, friends and fans around the world, we will win this battle, God willing.”