Katie Price says bond with Harvey is 'unreal' after sharing fears of losing him
Katie Price has candidly shared her fears for eldest child Harvey, 18, after doctors told her that the 28-stone lad needs to start losing weight
Proud mum Katie, who's always been open about Harvey's condition - he suffers from Prader-Willi Syndrome, is partially blind and autistic - said that he needs to shed some of his 28 and a half stone or else he'll "end up dead"."He doesn't deserve that," Katie, who is also mum to four other kids, remarked.
She added to The Sun : "He doesn't deserve that. I don't want to lose him. He's only 18, he's got his whole life ahead of him. I will do anything to help him."Harvey's genetic condition can cause excessive hunger - Katie sharing that he can spiral into rages if she tries to curb his over-eating.
"I've had to replaster my walls because he'll bash holes in them with his head," she revealed."People say to me, 'Why don't you just not let him eat?' But they don't understand. He'll smash things or headbutt the walls if I say 'no' to him." headtopics.com
Earlier this year, Harvey was rushed to hospital, where doctors admitted him to intensive care for more than a week, after struggling with breathing issues and thought to be at risk of organ failure.And Katie's getting innovative in order to help him lose some weight, appealing to followers to help her find a rowing machine or a treadmill.
She's even considering painting her gym equipment green to get frog-obsessed Harvey interested."There's no time to wait," she remarked, "he has to lose weight now."Katie, who shares Harvey with Dwight Yorke, also has Junior, 16, and Princess, 13, with Peter Andre, and Jett, six, and Bunny, five, with Kieran Hayler.
She's currently on the mend after a nasty accident over the summer saw her broke both feet.And through it all, she's been cared for by boyfriend Carl Woods, who she went official with over the summer.Carl, who previously did a stint on Love Island, has the stamp of approval from Harvey as well - who melted hearts when he asked if he could call Carl "daddy".Read more: Mirror Celeb »