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Pregnant Sharna Burgess on her boyfriend Brian Austin Green’s battle with ulcerative colitis

Sharna Burgess is ‘grateful’ that her boyfriend Brian Austin Green ‘came on the other side’ after his recent struggle with ulcerative colitis

Australian dancer Sharna Burgess has been candid about her boyfriend Brian Austin Green’s recent health problems.

The 38-year-old revealed on Today Extra it was a “scary” experience when Brian, 48, was stricken with ulcerative colitis, which left him bedridden for six weeks.

“We had just returned from Hawaii and Brian had an episode of ulcerative colitis. He’s had it in the past too, but it’s been years since anything happened to him,” explained Sharna.

Sharna Burgess has revealed she is 'grateful' that her boyfriend Brian Austin Green 'came out from the other side' after his recent struggle with ulcerative colitis

Sharna Burgess has revealed she is ‘grateful’ that her boyfriend Brian Austin Green ‘came out from the other side’ after his recent struggle with ulcerative colitis

“He’s been in bed for six and a half weeks. It’s really grueling,” she added.

Sharna said she was “grateful” that Brian “came from the other side” as the illness can lead to other health problems.

“It was scary and it was intense,” she admitted.

According to the Mayo ClinicUlcerative colitis is an inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) that causes inflammation and ulcers (ulcers) in your digestive tract.

Ulcerative colitis affects the inner lining of your large intestine (colon) and rectum.

“He's been in bed for six and a half weeks.  It's really grueling,

“He’s been in bed for six and a half weeks. It’s really grueling,” she added

Brian revealed on Good Morning America last month that he had lost 9kg during his latest bout of ulcerative colitis.

The Beverly Hills, 90210 star said he had “treated ulcerative colitis a few times” and called it a “rough experience.”

Due to his problems with the disease, Brian has had to change his diet.

“I try to avoid gluten and dairy as much as possible,” he explains.

‘It’s really just a diet. As long as I can keep things in my system that my body doesn’t think I’m poisoning, it won’t fight back.

Brian revealed on Good Morning America last month that he had lost 9kg during his latest bout of ulcerative colitis

Brian revealed on Good Morning America last month that he had lost 9kg during his latest bout of ulcerative colitis

‘I would eat, and literally it was like my body wasn’t processing all that. So then when you start catching up with, like, staying on top of staying properly hydrated, that’s such a struggle.”

In addition to dealing with his health issues, Brian and Sharna are both preparing for the arrival of their first child together.

Sharna and Brian announced the happy news in February during their “babymoon” to Hawaii.

The Desperate Housewives alum is already a father to his three children – Journey River, five, Bodhi Ransom, seven, and Noah Shannon, nine, with ex Megan Fox, 36.

He is also a father to son Kassius, 19, from a previous relationship.

In addition to dealing with his health issues, Brian and Sharna are both preparing for the arrival of their first child together

In addition to dealing with his health issues, Brian and Sharna are both preparing for the arrival of their first child together

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