Five After Midnight’s Kieran Alleyne has been diagnosed with a heart condition after undergoing 14 hours of tests.
The X Factor star, who finished third with his band 5 After Midnight last year, underwent hours of tests on his heart to learn of the potentially fatal, called bradycardia, which causes a slow and irregular heartbeat.
The pop star later tweeted he was left ‘shattered’ after having so many tests and learning of the news.
He later tweeted: ‘So I spent 14 hours in hospital last night have scans on my heart shattered is not even the word.’
So I spent 14 hours in hospital last night have scans on my heart shattered is not even the word..
— Kieran (@kieranalleyne) December 29, 2017
A source told The Sun Online: ‘He is suffering from migraine attacks, and found that he has an irregular heartbeat and bradycardia – he needs to take it easy for the time being and the hospital will continue to monitor his heart.’
The condition itself can be managed with a healthy lifestyle and adequate rest, but in severe cases it can lead to heart attacks.
The source added: ‘He’s comfortable and being looked after.’
Meanwhile, it’s been a busy year for Kieran as just a few months ago he became a father to a little boy called Jaxon when his ex-girlfriend Sophie Johnson gave birth.
He wrote at the time: ‘Well damn… I’m a dad’ and added a surprised face emoji.
Kieran and Sophie ended their 16-month relationship in March but he vowed that he would still be there for her and their baby.
He shared: ‘No matter what our relationship status may be, I still consider Sophie to be my best friend. I know she will be the most amazing mother to our son. I’m looking forward to us starting a new chapter together as great friends and committed parents to our baby boy.
‘We are both incredibly excited to welcome him into the world together.’
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