She went on to admit that when her doctors initially warned her that she might need a kidney transplant one day (which obviously came to pass), she wasn't completely aware of the seriousness of the situation - and that resulted in a dire outcome.
The singer spoke to the crowd about the chronic autoimmune disease she was diagnosed with over five years ago.
She got plenty of attention showing up with her normally dark hair cut and colored; she also got some unwanted attention after Twitter lit up with accusations she had lip synced her performance.
Taking to the stage at Tuesday evening's Lupus Research Alliance's Breaking Through Gala, the "Wolves" hitmaker-who revealed that she was recovering from a secret kidney transplant just two months ago-opened up about her long journey to health and what finally inspired her to seek treatment.
Because of her surgery, Gomez was able to perform Sunday night at the AMAs.
Ikea reissues dresser recall after 8th child fatality
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'I just want to say thank you and I hope we can do something for all of the younger people who need to know what this means'.
"Maybe I wasn't necessarily really good at knowing what that meant so it actually got to a point where it was life-or-death", the singer said, according to E! "That was it and I didn't want to ask a single person in my life". In September, Selenahelped raise nearly $500,000 for Lupus research through her appeals to fans via social media, following a kidney transplant. She first shared the story on Instagram in September.
"I was freaking out". "Apparently one of the arteries had flipped".
"My kidneys were just done", Gomez said in an interview with NBC that aired on the "Today" show.
Last night, the 25-year-old singer delivered a heartfelt speech at the Lupus Research Alliance's Breaking Through Gala in New York City wearing a dramatic yellow one-shouldered dress and a pair of embellished yellow and silver sandal heels. "It feels good to actually be honoring people like you or in my world it could seem kind of vain, but this is really, really special", she said. "Not everyone is lucky enough to have a donor".
The elephants weren't injured and several drivers were amazed to see the animals hanging out on the side of the road. In a post shared on Facebook, the Chattanooga Fire Department shared details and photos of the unusual incident.
Garner also talked about the idea of dating someone else after breaking up with Affleck, who she was married to from 2005 to 2015. Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck after announcing plans to divorce. "We will all be together for Thanksgiving".
The 1978 pic featured Bette Davis , Mia Farrow , Maggie Smith , Angela Lansbury and David Niven, among others. The sequel will be an adaptation of Death on the Nile , the 1937 novel, also written by Agatha Christie .
Arsenal are obviously one of the biggest clubs in Europe and the fact that they are underperforming will make the headlines. Mustafi returned to the Gunners side in style by nodding in the opener in their 2-0 derby win over Tottenham .
The ambush has become rife with controversy amid questions about why and how Johnson became separated from the rest of his unit. La David Johnson who was killed in the October 4 ambush by ISIS fighters in Niger, according to a United States official.
The Southern Nevada Health District is advising people to get a flu shot as the illness kicks into high gear in the area. The flu spreads through fluid droplets when infected people cough, sneeze or talk.
In other news, CEO Riccardo Zacconi sold 19,761 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Friday, August 18th. Principal Financial Group Inc. boosted its position in shares of Activision Blizzard by 22.7% in the third quarter.
Edward Blum, the lawyer behind the Students for Fair Admissions suit, also steered an anti-affirmative action lawsuit, Fisher v. The Justice Department claims that Harvard's privacy concerns are an "unacceptable" excuse for delaying the investigation.
After finishing her song, Rita said: "I am a 26-year-old aspiring musician from London". 'I am so nervous I can't even tell you'. Rita - who was a coach on " The Voice UK " back in 2015 - revealed who she was after being asked her name by one of the judges.
Barnes & Noble (BKS) Value Score to Watch
Over the last three months, the shares of the company have changed 1.36% and performed 5.67% over the last six months. The firm had revenue of $853.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $871.75 million.
November update to Splatoon 2 adds, just, loads of stuff
On Saturday November 25th, Splatoon 2 will be getting a new standard multiplayer map called MakoMart, set inside a supermarket. Players will be required to destroy a barrier before depositing clams, and clams not yet deposited can be destroyed with ink.
Natalie Portman has '100 stories' of sexual harassment
Portman added, in her initial days in Hollywood, she declined to do the roles that could lead to her being objectified. She said, "There was definitely a period where I was reluctant to do any kind of kissing scenes, sexual scenes".
Stock in Review: Dollar Tree, Inc. (DLTR)
Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now directly owns 34,532 shares in the company, valued at $2,917,954. Louisiana State Employees Retirement System raised its position in shares of Dollar Tree by 1.4% in the 2nd quarter.
Egyptian singer arrested for music video with a banana
A pop star was arrested in Egypt because she "incited the people to debauchery " in a video she posted recently on social media . Shaimaa Ahmed, better known by her stage name Shyma, appears in the video in her underwear before a classroom of young men.