Recently, popular idols, including LE SERAFIM’s Kim Chaewon, SEVENTEEN’s S.COUPS, and NCT’s Tail, temporarily halted their activities for health reasons. It’s definitely concerning to see idols facing health issues one after another, but it’s also heartening to witness the outpouring of support from fans.
LE SSERAFIM’s Kim Chaewon
On October 16, SOURCE MUSIC, LE SSERAFIM’s agency, shared an update stating that Kim Chaewon’s health has improved after receiving treatment for influenza A. However, she visited the hospital again on October 13 due to persistent dizziness. Medical professionals have advised her to take a break and rest for a while.
The company has made the decision for Kim Chae-won to prioritize her recovery and she will not be participating in any schedules for the time being, including pre-recordings. LE SERAFIM will continue promoting as a four-member group. SOURCE MUSIC will keep fans updated on Kim Chae-won’s return when the schedule is determined.
n.SSign’s Yoon Do Ha
On October 7, Yoon Do Ha from n.SSign had to cancel his activities due to health reasons. He made his debut with the album “BIRTH OF COSMO” in August. His agency, n.CH Entertainment, shared that he’s been taking a break to get an accurate diagnosis and rest due to poor health.
They’re prioritizing his well-being and, after discussions with the members, they decided to temporarily suspend activities for him to focus on treatment and recovery. Previously, Park Hyun also had to suspend his activities for health reasons.
On a positive note, n.SSign is gearing up for its Japan debut on November 29 with the single NEW STAR.
Last month, Lia from ITZY announced that she would be taking a break from her activities. JYP Entertainment, her agency, shared that Lia has been feeling very nervous and anxious about her schedule. After consulting with medical professionals, it was determined that she needed rest and treatment.
JYP Entertainment is prioritizing Lia’s health and, after discussions with the members, they made the decision for her to take a break and focus on her treatment.
The timing for Lia’s future activities will be decided after thorough discussions between her and the members.
Taeil of NCT had to suspend activities after a motorcycle accident and thigh injury. It’s good to know that he’s focusing on treatment and recovery.
NCT 127 recently made a comeback with their 5th full album “Fact Check” on October 6, and Taeil not only sang in the new song but also participated in its production.
However, due to his ongoing treatment and need for rest, Taeil won’t be able to participate in NCT 127’s third solo concert “NEOCITY–THE UNITY” in November.
Recently, Pledis Entertainment shared that S.COUPS underwent surgery for his left knee joint and is currently focusing on treatment and recovery.
Since it’s only been about two months since the surgery, he’s still in the recovery stage and needs to prioritize rehabilitation.
Due to concerns from medical staff, S.COUPS won’t be able to participate in the promotional activities for SEVENTEEN’s 11th mini album “SEVENTEENTH HEAVEN“, which is set to be released on October 23.