Former Strictly star Iwan Thomas reveals new child son Teddy was ‘going downhill fairly quick’ in heartbreaking replace after he was born untimely

Iwan Thomas has given an replace on his son after he was born untimely  [Getty]

Olympic sprinter Iwan Thomas has shared an replace on his new child son Teddy after he was born prematurely on Saturday. 

Iwan, 44, had revealed his baby was "going downhill fairly quick" in his replace, after Teddy was taken into intensive care following respiration issues,

The athlete has now revealed that his son is "slowly getting stronger" though they are going to be on the hospital for "some time but".

Former Strictly star Iwan Thomas reveals newborn son Teddy was 'going downhill pretty fast' in heartbreaking update after he was born prematureIwan Thomas' son Teddy was rushed to intensive care [Iwan Thomas/Instagram ]

Former Strictly star Iwan Thomas reveals newborn son Teddy was 'going downhill pretty fast' in heartbreaking update after he was born prematureStrictly star Iwan shared updates on his son in an emotional Instagram submit [Iwan Thomas/Instagram ]

Sharing a snap of Teddy, he penned: "Since my final submit sadly the little fella went downhill fairly quick however slowly he appears to be getting stronger though shall be right here some time but. 

"I can’t say thanks sufficient not solely to shut family and friends who've been nice assist but additionally strangers on social media who’s messages have given me religion that he'll pull by. 

"Although he’s not completely out of bother but a HUGE thanks to the good NHS docs, nurses and midwifes who do every little thing of their energy to assist the sick. 

Former Strictly star Iwan Thomas reveals newborn son Teddy was 'going downhill pretty fast' in heartbreaking update after he was born prematureIwan Thomas' son Teddy was taken into intensive care after his beginning on Saturday [Iwan Thomas/Instagram ]

Former Strictly star Iwan Thomas reveals newborn son Teddy was 'going downhill pretty fast' in heartbreaking update after he was born prematureIwan revealed his son was 'slowly getting higher' [Iwan Thomas/Instagram ]

"People are sometimes fast to criticise our well being service however belief me they’re saving my boy's life and I’m eternally grateful."

He completed with: "Although some days are darkish attempt to imagine within the energy of optimistic pondering, preserve robust, preserve believing & preserve preventing #nhs #thankyou #child #love".

The Celebrity Island star revealed his pleasure earlier this week at welcoming a child son along with his accomplice, however quickly issues turned to concern after he was rushed to intensive care.

Former Strictly star Iwan Thomas reveals newborn son Teddy was 'going downhill pretty fast' in heartbreaking update after he was born prematureIwan Thomas praised the NHS after the beginning of his son [Getty ]

The Strictly Come Dancing contestant wrote: "I simply needed to share with you some nice and in addition horrendous information. 

"My child boy got here into the World on Sat he’s so beautiful I went dwelling the happiest man alive that night time solely to be phoned to say he’s been taken to intensive care with bother respiration.

"Yesterday was the worst day of my life taking a look at my every little thing with tubes in all places in an incubator. He is now starting to breathe higher for himself with out full assist of machines, I now know what true unconditional love is."