Pledis Announces fromis_9 Ji Heon’s Temporary Hiatus Due To Symptoms Of Anxiety
Pledis Entertainment announced today that fromis_9 member Baek Ji Heon is making a temporary hiatus from group activities.
"We would like to inform you that Ji Heon will not be able to participate in fromis_9's activities for a while," Pledis Entertainment announced.
In a statement, Pledis Entertainment shared the maknae, youngest member, of fromis_9 visited the hospital after feeling unwell.
" [Ji Heon] received word from her physicians that she was experiencing anxiety and that she should take a period of rest and recuperation," Pledis Entertainment shared.
Despite the wishes of Baek Ji Heon to continue promoting with her group, the company shared that the health of their artist is their number one priority.
"[Ji Heon] is determined to continue with her activities; however, the company felt that it would be better for her to focus on recovering her health for the time being, as recommended by the medical staff," Pledis Entertainment explained.
Due to this, the agency announced that fromis_9's Ji Heon will be absent from the girl group's activities for a while and will be taking some time off to rest and recover.
"She will be recuperating while carrying out ordinary daily activities as discussed with her physicians. We ask for your understanding for causing all fans and the members of the media and community concern by sharing the sudden news," Pledis Entertainment stated.
Furthermore, the agency assured fans that they will do their best to support Ji Heon as she recovers.
"We will do our best to support Ji Heon so that she can meet her fans as her healthiest self again," Pledis Entertainment ended their statement.
Hoping for fromis_9 Ji Heon's speedy recovery!