Celebrity Health Scares Through the Years

Not even our favorite celebrities are immune from experiencing health woes — and many of them are opening up about their battles in an effort to inform and inspire others who might be going through the same illnesses.

Selena Gomez’s health issues have been well-documented over the years. The “My Mind & Me” singer has been candid about her mental health struggles, which even led to her entering rehab in 2018. In September 2017, she underwent a secret life-changing kidney surgery following complications from her long battle with lupus.

Amy Schumer revealed in April 2018 that she had been hospitalized over a kidney infection. Schumer welcomed her son, Gene, with husband Chris Fischer the following year. Prior to giving birth, she experienced pregnancy complications due to hyperemesis gravidarum, which is a severe form of morning sickness.

Scroll down to read about stars who have experienced health scares over the years.