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.
'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".
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.
Traders may employ the indicator to determine stock trends or to identify if a stock is trading in overbought/oversold territory. In general, if the reading goes above -20, the stock may be considered to be overbought. 123,791 were reported by Tdam Usa.
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.
The procession will march to Columbus Circle, turn onto Central Park South and march down Sixth Avenue/Avenue of the Americas. Friday will allow for a much deserved "day off" in which students can tour the numerous sights and sounds of New York City.
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.
Forcing young girls to hug gives them the wrong idea about consent and physical affection, advice on their website says. The holidays are here and with that comes a lot of visits from family and friends, who we haven't seen in awhile.
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".
In other news, insider Alexandre Dayon sold 124,331 shares of Salesforce.com stock in a transaction dated Friday, October 20th. CRM's average trading volatility during the past few weeks is -8.01% lower than the average volatility over the past 100 days.
He had featured another seven times for the senior Sunderland side, with five of those appearances coming from the start. On this occasion, it is understood that Watmore suffered the impact when a Millwall player fell on top of him.
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.
Lately, almost all of Jenner's Instagram photos are old photos or are taken from the chest up, covering any signs of pregnancy. A source close to Jenner says that the reality star has no plans to show off her baby bump until she's ready.
Jennifer Garner not interested in dating
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".
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.
Rita Ora went on The Voice Germany and nobody recognised her
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.
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.