Lady Gaga

 

Lady Gaga hospitalized for severe pain, cancels Rio performance


PUBLISHED Thu, September 14, 2017 - 3:48pm EDT


Singer Lady Gaga, who revealed earlier this week that she is suffering from chronic pain, was taken to hospital on Thursday, forcing her to cancel her planned performance at the Rock in Rio music festival in Brazil. (more)

"Brazil, I'm devastated that I'm not well enough 2 come to Rock In Rio," the singer said on her Twitter account on Thursday afternoon. "I would do anything 4 u but I have to take care of my body right now. I ask for your grace and understanding, and promise that I will come back and perform for you soon."

Less than an hour later, Gaga said she had been taken to hospital. "It's not simply hip pain or wear and tear from tour. I'm in severe pain. I'm in good hands with the very best doctors," she added. It was not immediately known where or when she was taken to hospital.

In a brief statement, her team said Lady Gaga was suffering from "severe physical pain" that has impacted her ability to perform. "Lady Gaga is under the care of expert medical professionals. She sends her love to all her fans in Rio and thanks them for their support and understanding," the statement said.

Earlier this week, Lady Gaga revealed in a Netflix documentary that she suffers from fibromyalgia, a chronic condition that causes pain and stiffness all over the body. It can also cause sleep problems, fatigue, headaches, depression, and memory and concentration problems.

Gaga said she wanted to help raise awareness for the condition, which affects an estimated 2 percent of the adult population. The cause of fibromyalgia is not known, but it can be effectively treated and managed, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).





  United States        2 UPDATES

 



LEAVE COMMENTS



.
More Updates



 1 yr   Lady Gaga and fiance Taylor Kinney split - TMZ

              Lady Gaga and her fiance Taylor Kinney have reportedly broken up after dating for five years according to TMZ citing sources close to the former couple. (more) Read More


  California        2 UPDATES

 


 


Happening Now

North Carolina Amber Alert: Baby girl abducted from Haywood County

WATCH LIVE: Local TV coverage of the earthquake in Mexico

LIVE BLOG: Powerful earthquake strikes central Mexico

Powerful earthquake strikes south of Mexico City, killing at least 226

Powerful 7.1-magnitude earthquake strikes south of Mexico City





BNO NEWS RADIO


Listen to "BNO News - Breaking News Radio" on Spreaker.

W3Schools




SIGN-UP BREAKING ALERTS



Just want the important news? Sign up now for the fastest email alerts from BNO News. Click here to get started!




LIVE WIRE


North Carolina Amber Alert: Baby girl abducted from Haywood County

LIVE BLOG: Powerful earthquake strikes central Mexico

Nevada Amber Alert: 3 young children abducted from Washoe County

Arkansas Amber Alert: Young girl abducted from Lonoke

Bomb blast on London subway train injures 22 people





VIDEOS


Credit reporting firm Equifax reports data breach affecting 143 million people

Irma causes major damage on Caribbean islands, at least 2 dead

French fashion giants move to ban super-skinny models

Trump ends deportation amnesty for 800,000 young immigrants

Irma becomes one of the strongest hurricanes ever recorded