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Saved by the Bell’s Dustin Diamond Confirms He Has Cancer

The fight of his life. Dustin Diamond was diagnosed with cancer after being hospitalized earlier this month. Celebrity Health Scares Read article “At this time we can confirm that Dustin does have cancer,” the Saved by the Bell alum’s team announced in a statement posted to his Facebook account on Thursday, January 14. “Dustin Will disclose more information once it is available and a plan moving forward is made.” The post included a mailing address where fans can send cards and letters to Diamond, 44, as well as an email address for his team to “print them off and send them to him.” However, they asked that “no autograph requests be sent to this address as that isn’t what it’s for.” The statement concluded, “We ask everyone to respect Dustin’s privacy during this difficult time . All positivity and prayers are appreciated.” Stars Who Beat Cancer Read article Us Weekly confirmed on Tuesday, January 12, that the actor had been hospitalized in Florida with an undisclosed illness. “The medical staff is currently running tests on Dustin and they’re hoping to get answers soon,” his rep told Us at the time. Story developing.