Diddy Gets 3rd Knee Surgery in a Year, Was Told He'd 'Never Run Again'

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Can't nobody hold Diddy down!

The hip-hop mogul, who also goes by Sean Combs, snapped photos from his hospital bed on Thursday night, revealing that he had undergone his third and final knee surgery in under a year. "They said I'd never run again," he shared in one of his Instagram captions. "Third time's a charm!!! #Rebirth, don't take the simple things in life for granted."


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Diddy's three daughters, D'Lila, Jessie and Chance, visited their dad in the hospital as well as two of his three sons. "I don't know what I would have done if I didn't have my sons by my side these last two years!" the 47-year-old musician captioned a photo of him and his boys. "They have been more than sons, they have been my support system. NOW LETS BALL!!!!! #RealLove."

Diddy also posed with a bouquet of flowers that he received from his "brother," rapper French Montana. "God puts us all thru things for reason. It's up to us to learn through the things that he puts us through!" he wrote. "Sometimes you have to go through the pain to get to the joy."


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"SAVE ME A DANCE! All LOVE!!!!" he exclaimed. "I'M DOING GREAT BY THE WAY! Thank you."

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God puts us all thru things for reason. It's up to us to learn through the things that he puts us through! Sometimes you have to go through the pain to get to the joy. This journey has brought me closer to God. Closer to my family. And most importantly closer to myself. As this has been God's will. Thank you to My staff for being patient and riding with me the last two years and holding me down. Tomorrow's a new day. Step-by-step! Thank you to all my fans and friends ! Thank you for your prayers and support! I'm doing great. And I appreciate your concern. And a special shout out to everybody who's laid up in a hospital right now my prayers are with you you're not alone god bless and keep fighting! SAVE ME A DANCE! All LOVE!!!! IM DOING GREAT BY THE WAY! Thank you

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Diddy isn't the first to recently document his time in the hospital. Nick Cannon was hospitalized for complications with lupus in December and kept his fans in the loop about his recovery. Check out his hospital pics:

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