Produce 101 Season 2 Contestant Kim Yong Jin Reveals That He Has Glaucoma

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Produce 101 Season 2 Contestant Kim Yong Jin Reveals That He Has Glaucoma
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Produce 101 Season 2 Contestant Kim Yong Jin Reveals That He Has Glaucoma

Kim Yong Jin, who appeared in Mnets Produce 101 Season 2, revealed that he has received a diagnosis of glaucoma.

Glaucoma is a condition of the eye in which the pressure inside the eye increases. It can lead to various vision issues, including blindness in some cases.

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On July 31, he wrote on his Instagram, Glaucoma at the age of 21 I am so unfortunate. I just hope I dont go blind.

Meanwhile, Kim Yong Jin had also revealed recently that he will be releasing a solo album with a self-written song, making the news all the more heartbreaking.

'Produce 101' contestant Kim Yong Jin revealed to have glaucoma
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'Produce 101' contestant Kim Yong Jin revealed to have glaucoma

Mnet 'Produce 101' Season 2 trainee Kim Yong Jin revealed that he was recently diagnosed with glaucoma, causing many fans to be concerned.

On July 31, the former contestant wrote on his Instagram page, "Glaucoma at age 21, how unfortunate news this is. I just hope that I don't go blind." Kim Yong Jin had also written, "The world looks blurry and my head hurts. That's strange."  

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Upon hearing this, fans sent out words of encouragement in addition to questions concerning his health.

Produce 101 Season 2 Trainees To Vote For Most Handsome Contestant Among Themselves
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Produce 101 Season 2 Trainees To Vote For Most Handsome Contestant Among Themselves

Produce 101 season 2 has resumed filming with all 98 contestants.

According to broadcast sources on April 17, Mnets Produce 101 season 2 gathered all of the trainees on April 15 and recorded an episode. This marks their second meet-up after their official broadcast together on April 7.

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The trainees reportedly had a time to review episodes one and two and talk with one another. Plus, the staff supposedly organized a segment to pick the best looking trainee out of the 98 contestants. In the first season, the girl trainees also did a similar task where they voted to pick who would get the center stage.

Brand New Music Founder Reveals Plans For Their Trainee Contestants After Produce 101 Season 2
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Brand New Music Founder Reveals Plans For Their Trainee Contestants After Produce 101 Season 2

A brand new boy group is on the way for popular hip hop label Brand New Music!

The record labels founder Rhymer revealed the plans in a recent interview with BNT International, adding that the

group would be making their debut very soon.

In the interview, it was also confirmed that four of the Brand New trainees set to join the group are currently competing in this season of Produce 101, Kim Dong Hyun, Park Woo Jin, Lee Dae Hwi, and Lim Young Min.

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Touching Story Of Produce 101 Season 2 Trainee Kim Yong Jin And His Parents Tugs At Heartstrings
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Touching Story Of Produce 101 Season 2 Trainee Kim Yong Jin And His Parents Tugs At Heartstrings

The touching story of a trainee from Produce 101 Season 2 and his parents is tugging at peoples heartstrings.

A post was recently made on an online community with the title, Kim Yong Jin and his tear-jerking story. It aimed to introduce the story of Kim Yong Jin, a trainee from Wings Entertainment, and his parents.

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It was revealed that before the show began airing, Kim Yong Jins parents printed out flyers to promote their son. They are said to be very supportive of their son and his dreams, even standing outside in the rain to hand out the flyers to students in their area.