The 62-year-old admitted he does not know how long it will take him to recover form the high-risk procedure.
Eamonn Holmes sparked outrage for asking why the royal family hasn't 'thrown Prince Harry and Meghan Markle over the balcony'.
Fern Britton says she was told by This Morning bosses that there would be no job for her on the show unless she went back to work almost straight after the birth of her first child.
Holmes also criticised 'This Morning' presenter Phillip Schofield for being 'passive-aggressive'.
The TV presenter said she is delighted her husband has move to a news show and will continue to appear on 'This Morning' without him.
The TV presenter said her husband is always paying her compliments off screen so when he is rude about her appearance she knows it's just banter.
The co-stars are taking their annual summer break.