Lifestyle Health Danny Bonaduce Takes Medical Leave from Radio Show as He Seeks Diagnosis for Mystery Illness "I'll be back on the air soon," Danny Bonaduce said, announcing that he's taking leave from his radio show while seeking diagnosis for a mystery illness By Glenn Garner Glenn Garner Instagram Twitter Glenn Garner is a Writer/Reporter who works heavily with PEOPLE's Movies and TV verticals. Since graduating from Northern Arizona University with a dual major in journalism and photography, he got his professional start at OUT Magazine, The Advocate and Teen Vogue, and he's since consistently kept his finger on the pulse of the LGBTQ community. His first book The Guncle Guide was released in 2020 and was featured on Katie Couric's list of 100 recommended books of the year. People Editorial Guidelines Published on April 29, 2022 10:15 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Danny Bonaduce is taking time off to focus on his health. The Partridge Family alum, 62, announced Friday that he's taking a temporary leave from his radio show The Danny Bonaduce & Sarah Morning Show on Seattle's KZOK while seeking a diagnosis for a mystery illness. "Some news to share. I'm taking a temporary medical leave from my radio show. I'll share more when I know more. I'm still working towards receiving a diagnosis," he wrote on Twitter. "What I know is, I need time to focus on my health. I love my job and talking to you guys & I'll be back on the air soon." Danny Bonaduce Remembers Partridge Family Costar David Cassidy: He Was 'a God' After sharing a photo of himself with a walking cane, Bonaduce followed up his initial announcement with a cheeky post: "Charlie Chaplin, Willy Wonka, Danny Bonaduce. I've joined the club of cool guys with canes." He was met with an outpouring of support from fans and friends in the replies. "Love to you buddy!" wrote Johnathon Schaech. "Sending love, Danny!" Craig Bierko responded. "Thinking of you and hoping all goes well. You are a fighter - always have been. I have incredible respect for you," Gabrielle Carteris wrote in a quote-tweet. Bonaduce previously mourned the death of his Partridge Family onscreen brother David Cassidy, who died of organ failure at age 67 in 2017. "I was completely shocked when he died. I thought he was doing better," he told PEOPLE in 2018. "From 1970 to 1974, it was like being in the company of a god," Bonaduce said at the time. "Normal things didn't happen for David Cassidy. He wasn't just like an older brother; he was my idol, too." RELATED VIDEO: Dave Madden, Actor From 'The Partridge Family,' Dead at 82 Their TV sister Suzanne Crough died of a rare heart ailment at age 52 in 2015. "Everyone thought I'd be the first Partridge to go. Sadly, it was little Tracy," Bonaduce told PEOPLE in a statement at the time. "Suzanne was a wonderful lady and a good mom," he added. "She will be missed."