celebrity illness

During a recent sit down interview with Ellen DeGeneres, media mogul Oprah Winfrey opened up about how I recent brush with pneumonia almost got very serious. Winfrey stopped by the talk show while promoting her upcoming tour, when she revealed she had just gotten cleared after a nasty battle with pneumonia. SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER:  […]

Amid recent rumors of “health challenges,” Stevie Wonder revealed that he needs a kidney transplant. Wonder made the news public on Saturday during a performance in Britain saying that he’s going on a hiatus from touring and that thankfully, he’s already found a donor and that the procedure would take place in September. https://twitter.com/AleemMaqbool/status/1147633401161277443 Various outlets […]

Musician Roy Ayers is currently resting at home according to his daughter. The 78-year-old “Everybody Loves The Sunshine” musician was hospitalized Saturday after arriving to Portland’s International Airport for the city’s Soul’d Out Music Festival. “Due to a medical emergency that occurred today April 20, Roy Ayers will not be cleared by doctors in time to […]

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek said he has been diagnosed with advanced pancreatic cancer but intends to fight the disease and keep on working. In a video posted online Wednesday, the 78-year-old said he was announcing his illness directly to “Jeopardy!” fans in keeping with his long-time policy of being “open and […]

Fans of famed restaurateur and lifestyle guru B. Smith are lashing out at her husband after he and his blonde girlfriend appeared in a Washington Post profile. Dan Gasby, 64, opened up about his relationship with the other woman; as he cares for Smith, 69, amid her ongoing battle with Alzheimer’s disease. Gasby first went public with […]

NEW YORK (AP) — Justin Timberlake says he is postponing his Wednesday night concert in New York City because his vocal cords are “severely bruised.”   The pop star writes on Instagram that under doctor’s orders he must postpone his show at Madison Square Garden. He performed at the famed venue on Monday night. Timberlake […]

In the wake of our recent story of former “What’s Happening” actress Danielle Spencer having to under go an emergency operation for bleeding on the brain, we’ve got some relatively good news about her current condition. Here’s a statement from her publicist, Jason Hardy of The J Hardy Agency: “Currently Danielle is recovering at home with […]

UPDATE: As noted by People, she later did an Instagram Live, showing Gregg’s hospital bed being wheeled into his room after surgery, where his family and friends were waiting. “The hard part is over,” NeNe said. “Now it’s time to heal.” Back at home on Tuesday, she posted another Instagram Live saying that “Gregg is doing […]

DETROIT (AP) — People are praying for Aretha Franklin in the Detroit church where her father was once a pastor. The special vigil at New Bethel Baptist Church began before dawn Wednesday. The prayers come one day after Stevie Wonder visited the ailing Queen of Soul at her home. Franklin’s ex-husband, actor Glynn Turman, also […]

The patriarch of the iconic music family has been battling the disease for a while.

The "Bluebird of Happiness" singer was rushed to a Los Angeles hospital on Wednesday.

On Sunday (09-03-17), Lil Wayne has had another epileptic seizure. This time in Chicago, forcing him to cancel as scheduled holiday weekend gig  in Las Vegas. Lil Wayne was hospitalized in Chi-town after being found unconscious in his hotel room at the Westin on Michigan Avenue. At least one seizure is suspected. He was rushed to Northwestern […]