Tag: Celebrity health

Wendy Williams Passes Out on Live TV [VIDEO]

Wendy Williams fainted during her live syndicated television broadcast on Tuesday, quickly recovering to return for her show’s final segment. While wearing a Statue of Liberty costume, Williams began to introduce a costume contest, but stumbled through the script before looking stunned, wobbling back a few steps, and passing out to the floor. The camera…

Kanye Hospitalized, Handcuff After Psychotic Breakdown

Kanye West has been hospitalized after abruptly canceling the remaining 21 dates of his Saint Pablo tour, amid fears he has suffered a breakdown in his mental health. West was reportedly handcuffed to a gurney while being transported to a Los Angeles-area hospital for his own health and safety Monday, after a week of unusual…

Ben Stiller Reveals Prostate Cancer Diagnosis [VIDEO]

Ben Stiller announced on Tuesday that he was diagnosed with prostate cancer two years ago. The actor unveiled the news on Howard Stern’s radio show, explaining that the illness was caught by taking an antigen test that gave him enough notice to treat the cancer before it had spread. “I wanted to talk about it…

Tragically Hip Singer Gord Downie Has Terminal Cancer [VIDEO]

Gord Downie, the lead singer and lyricist of the iconic Canadian rock band the Tragically Hip, announced this morning he has terminal brain cancer, but still plans to join his bandmates of more than 30 years for a summer tour. The band posted the news of Downie’s illness on its website this morning and their…

Update: Sinead O’Connor Missing, Reportedly Found Safe

UPDATE: Singer Sinead O’Connor found safe, according to Wilmette police Wilmette police said Monday afternoon that Sinead O’Connor has been found and is safe. Sinead O’Connor has reportedly gone missing and has been classified as “suicidal” by Chicago-area police after she went on a bicycle ride Sunday afternoon and never returned. The Irish singer-songwriter was…

Janet Jackson Cancel World Tour [VIDEO]

Janet Jackson announced early Wednesday that she is delaying her “Unbreakable” tour because she’s “planning” a family and has been ordered “to rest.” Jackson, who turns 50 in May, notably did not say she was pregnant. Her announcement was made in a video on Twitter.

Charlie Sheen Confirms: I Am HIV+ [VIDEO]

Actor Charlie Sheen confirmed that he is HIV-positive on NBC’s Today show Tuesday morning. “It’s a hard three letters to absorb, you know?” Sheen said. He said he has known his diagnosis for about four years, and that people have demanded money for silence about his status. Sheen also said that all of his sexual…

Charlie Sheen Will Reveal He’s HIV+ On NBC’s Interview [VIDEO]

Charlie Sheen is set to appear on NBC’s Today show on Tuesday morning, with a “revealing personal announcement” that many believe is related to the National Enquirer’s claim that the actor is HIV-positive. According to TMZ, network sources confirm that Sheen will confirm the diagnosis he’s allegedly kept hidden for years.

Lamar Odom Heads to L.A. for Recovery [VIDEO]

Lamar Odom reportedly left Las Vegas with Khloe Kardashian to return to Los Angeles for more specialized treatment on Monday, according to TMZ. The former NBA star was hospitalized last week after he was found unconscious at a Nevada brothel, where he had been staying for several days. Former college coach Jim Harrick said the…

Hayden Panettiere Enters Treatment For Postpartum Depression

Hayden Panettiere is entering treatment for postpartum depression. A spokesperson for the actress said in a statement that the Nashville star is voluntarily seeking professional help at a treatment center while battling postpartum depression. She asked that the media respect her privacy during this time. Panettiere gave birth to her daughter in December. It’s the…

FDA Warns Against Kim Kardashian Pregnancy Drug Ad [VIDEO]

THE FDA posted a warning letter online Tuesday aimed at a drug company Kim Kardashian has been promoting on social media. Kardashian has been promoting a prescription pill to treat morning sickness called Diclegis without mention of the drug’s various side effects. “I tried changing things about my lifestyle, like my diet, but nothing helped,…

Lawsuit Filed Against Nick Gordon Abused Bobbi Kristina [VIDEO]

A lawsuit filed by Bobbi Kristina Brown’s conservator accuses Nick Gordon of abuse and says he took money from her without authorization. The suit, filed in Fulton County Superior Court on Wednesday by Brown’s court-appointed conservator Bedelia Hargrove, accuses Gordon of assault, battery, intentional infliction of emotional distress, and transferring money from her account into…

Bobby Brown Tells In Concert Bobbi Kristina ‘Is Awake’ [VIDEO]

Bobby Brown told a crowd at a concert on Saturday that daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown is “awake” nearly three months after she was found unresponsive in her Georgia home. “Bobbi is awake,” Brown, 46, said at a Frankie Beverly concert in Dallas on Saturday, where he was a special guest. “She’s watching me.” The crowd…

Avril Lavigne’s Lyme Disease Left Her in Bed for Months [VIDEO]

As she battled a critical bout of Lyme disease Canadian singer Avril Lavigne was bedridden for five months. The star was feeling lethargic and lightheaded during a trip to Las Vegas before doctors diagnosed her with the bacterial infection, which is spread to humans through infected ticks. Reports surfaced that the star was battling a…

Singer Joni Mitchell rushed to L.A.-area hospital [VIDEO]

Singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell has been hospitalized in Los Angeles, multiple news agencies reported Tuesday night. Fire officials confirmed a person was transported in fair condition from Mitchell’s neighborhood, but could not identify that person. Mitchell is 71

Angelina Jolie Has Ovaries, Fallopian Tubes Removed [VIDEO]

Angelina Jolie has had her ovaries removed as a preventive measure against cancer. Jolie said as she has a gene that give her a-50% risk of developing cancer, she had surgery a week ago. Two years back she had a dual mastectomy. “It is not easy to make these decisions,” she stated. “But it is…

Bono With Titanium Elbow May Never Play Guitar Again After Crash [VIDEO]

Bono says he now has a titanium elbow and may never play guitar again due to injuries suffered in a New York City cycling accident. The 54-year-old U2 frontman suffered multiple injuries, including fractures to his left eye socket, shoulder blade and left elbow, when he crashed his bike in Central Park in November. On…

AC/DC Guitarist Has Dementia

The family of Malcolm Young, the founding guitarist of AC/DC, has confirmed he is battling dementia. “Malcolm is suffering from dementia and the family thanks you for respecting their privacy,” the family said in a statement. Last week, when the band announced a new record, it confirmed that 61-year-old Young would not be in the…

Joan Rivers Still In Critical Condition, on Life Support

UPDATE: Aug 30, 18:12 According to a TMZ report sourcing people close to matter, Joan Rivers is on life support and the family will have to decide within the next few days whether to keep her on the machines. This information has not been confirmed by family or representatives. UPDATE 8:49 AM PT — The…

Miley Cyrus hospitalized with ‘severe’ reaction to antibiotics

Miley Cyrus suffered “a severe allergic reaction to antibiotics” and has been hospitalized, her rep told CNN Tuesday. Her Tuesday night “Bangerz” tour concert at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri, has been canceled, according to a statement from the arena. “Cyrus has been hospitalized for a severe allergic reaction to antibiotics and has…