Wendy Williams-Hunter has released a statement confirming she will be postponing her return to The Wendy Williams Show for the third time for medical reasons.

In addition to injuring her shoulder, the television personality has been suffering complications from Graves disease.  The Hunter family releasedd a statement:

"As Wendy Williams Hunter previously shared, she fractured her shoulder and has been on the mend. Over the past few days, Wendy has experienced complications regarding her Graves’ Disease that will require treatment. Wendy will be under the strict supervision of her physicians, and as part of her care, there will be significant time spent in the hospital. Despite her strong desire to return, she is taking a necessary, extended break from her show to focus on her personal and physical well-being. Wendy thanks everyone in advance for their well-wishes and for respecting her and The Hunter Family’s privacy during this time."


The Wendy Williams Show will air repeat episodes the week of Jan. 21 and will produce original episodes with a variety of hosts starting the week of Jan. 28.