Rap star Missy Elliott says she has Graves disease, a thyroid problem that caused her hair to fall out and shut down her nervous system.
But the condition is rarely life-threatening, and the 39-year-old Grammy winner is exercising regularly under medical supervision.
"My nervous system shut down, you know," Elliott said in an episode of the VH1 show "Behind the Music" airing June 29 on the cable network.
"Your skin is dry, your hair falls out, you wake up, your eyes feel like they've got rocks in them," she said.
Graves disease cannot be cured, but its symptoms can be handled with treatment, according to medical organization the Mayo Clinic.
Elliott, who is known for the hit songs "Get Ur Freak On" and "Work It," was diagnosed with Graves disease in 20 ...READ MORE
Sean "Diddy" Combs has settled a multimillion dollar lawsuit with three people in a 1999 shooting involving his protegee at a Manhattan nightclub, one of the victim's attorney said on Thursday.
An attorney for one of the victims, Natania Reuben, confirmed the settlement but declined to give further details, saying the settlement that occurred earlier this year was bound by a confidentiality agreement.
"I can confirm it happened, but I can't say anything else because of the confidentiality agreement," attorney Debra Reiser said.
The civil lawsuit stemmed from a December 27, 1999 incident in which Diddy, his then-girlfriend Jennifer Lopez and rapper Jamal "Shyne" Barrow were take ...READ MORE
|Thurs, June 23, 2011 at 3:34 AM|
|Thurs, June 23, 2011 at 2:06 AM|
Big Dee and Notty Dred came in to help out with the WRFG Marathon and talk sports. Who are the top 5 players currently in the NBA? What happened to the Miami Heat? Those questions and more were debated on the show.
We also played a lot of new music and live mixing!
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|Tue, June 21, 2011 at 7:32 PM|
Congratulations and it's always a good look to see supermodels of color getting a chance.. ...READ MORE
Yung Shark New Single " Dreaming "
New Debut Single " Dreaming"
Has the Ladies Rocking !
who is a upcoming artist from Akron Ohio working the underground discovered by Anr Gail Smiley & Quwanda McCoy. Yung Shark was very excited about his new project
and says he take that swag from many of the greats , like Luther Vandross , Keith Sweat & LL Cool Jay who could sing for me anytime any where. although Shark is not a singer the son has a nice urban r&b rhythm. His goals to work smarter not harder the artist is also a senior student in college. Yung Shark has that swagger about his craft , when he hits the stage the ladies go crazy , The artist gives a electrifying performance leaving fans wanting more every time . Yung Shark has released the hottest ride grove for the summer set to be released July 4th , 201. The artist wi ...READ MORE