George Michael Is Battling Pneumonia

07 Dec 2011

He's staying upbeat through the illness

Poor George Michael has been suffering badly all week with pneumonia, but family now reveal he is slowly recovering. The Wham! star, 46, was diagnosed with severe pneumonia after falling ill last week and is fighting the illness at the AKH hospital in Vienna. His family are rallying around him including his ageing father, his sisters and his partner Fadi Fawaz, 38, who revealed, “He is getting stronger all the time. George is trying to stay upbeat. He is smiling through it all and everyone is just willing him to get better.”