On January 12, MONSTA X’s label – Starship Entertainment – announced that member Joohoney will be taking break from all of his activities due to his health issue.
Starship Entertainment said, “Recently Joohoney showed symptoms of anxiety and visited many multiple professional medical institute for accurate diagnosis. The examination result showed that he need sufficient rest and stability to make full recovery.“
The agency also added, “After discussion with Joohoney and the MONSTA X members, we have decided to focus on revoery of Joohoney’s health by taking continuous treatment and stability.“
Regarding his return, the agency said, “After conducting careful consultation with MONSTA X members and Joohoney, he will return based on the progress of his recovery and professional opinion.“