holding together! JoJo Siwa confirmed that she had visited her former dance teacher Abby Lee Miller at the hospital shortly after the 51-year-old had cancer. Unfortunately, the Dance Mom matriarch – who was first hospitalized for a spinal cord infection that paralyzed her from the neck down – is not in good shape at the moment.
"I visited her yesterday – she was by no means good," said JoJo to People . "I know what she has is awful, but she's in a good mood, that's really good, it's tough, but she's definitely, definitely, definitely the strongest, hardest person I know, and so I think that she will be fine. "
While JoJo admitted it was "heartbreaking" to see Abby like this, she still plans to visit her again. "We will visit her tomorrow or sometime next week," said the 1
"It was not an infection, it was a type of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma – it's a type of cancer," he said "We're catching an oncologist and we need to find out what's next. Steps are as far as chemo or radiation or more spinal surgery … It just depends on the type [of tumor]but I feel more than yes, it will undergo chemotherapy or radiation.
Abby spent the last eight months in federal affairs Prison for bankruptcy fraud It is unclear how her health status and cancer diagnosis will affect how she finishes her sentence.
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