LOS ANGELES (AP) — Singer Toni Braxton has been hospitalized in Los Angeles.
The R&B performer says in a Tweet on Friday that she’s been hospitalized because of “minor health issues” related to Lupus. A spokeswoman confirmed the hospitalization but had no other details. “But no worries!,” Braxton wrote to fans. “I will be out any day now.”
The 45-year-old singer of “Un-break My Heart” revealed two years ago she has Lupus, a potentially deadly autoimmune disease that killed Braxton’s uncle. She also suffers from a narrowing of the blood vessels in her heart.
Braxton said in a recent “20/20” interview that doctors told her the Lupus diagnosis meant her performing career would likely be diminished and the disease helped push her into a recent bankruptcy.
Celebrity Siblings: Talent Runs in the Family
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2. Tennis Superstars Venus and Serena Williams.
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3. Tracie Ellis Ross and Evan Ross are the children of Ms. Diana Ross.
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4. Ray-J and Brandy have a close bond that's been displayed in music, TV, and film.
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5. The Braxtons Toni, Tamar, Traci, Towonda and Trina have all gained celeb status.
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6. Beyonce and Solange, the power sisters in music, fashion and film.
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7. Tahj, Tia and Tamera have been famous since childhood.
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8. Pop icon Grace Jones and Bishop Noel Jones are siblings.
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9. Did you know Nia Long and comedian Sommore are half sisters.
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10. Vanessa Williams shares those blue eyes with younger brother Chris.
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11. LisaRaye McCoy is the older half-sister of rapper Da Brat; they share the same father.
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12. Actors and brothers Steve and Wood Harris.
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13. The famous music family includes Janet, Tito, Michael, Marlon, Jackie & Jermaine
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14. Phylicia Rashad and Debbie Allen are sisters.
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15. The Wayans Bros: Dwayne, Keenan Ivory, Kim, Damon, Marlon, and Shawn.
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16. Funny guys Eddie and Charlie Murphy are brothers.
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17. Funny men Chris Rock and Tony Rock, don't you see the resemblance?
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18. The talented DeBarge family has been plagued with drugs, crime & death.
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19. Brothers Rev Run, Russell and Danny Simmons.
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