LOS ANGELES — Rocker turned reality star Bret Michaels is in critical condition at an undisclosed hospital after suffering a brain hemorrhage Thursday night.
According to Michaels’ reps, the singer was rushed to a Los Angeles area hospital after complaining of an excruciating headache late Thursday night.
A source close to the situation told People Magazine doctors discovered Michael’s had suffered a massive subarachnoid hemorrhage (bleeding at the base of his brain stem).
After several CAT scans, MRIs and an angiogram, [doctors] decided to keep Michaels in the ICU and are running several tests to determine the cause.
“[It] will be touch and go for the next few days while he is under intense observation,” People reported. Copyright © 2010 KTLA.COM
Bret is a real nice guy and a great talent, and it’s with deep sorrow that I have to report this. Let’s all hope and pray that he makes a speedy recovery.
For more on Bret Michaels, see my Blog: EXTRA! EXTRA! Back Into the Limelight: Connections (#7) Published 03/12/10.