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Toni Braxton Hospitalized

Singer suffering from health issues related to Lupus

December 8, 2012 4:20 PM ET
Toni Braxton
Toni Braxton arrives at the 'Braxton Family Values' reunion special taping at The LA Stock Exchange.
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Toni Braxton was hospitalized in Los Angeles for complications from Lupus, the Associated Press reports

The R&B singer shared the news over Twitter on Friday. "Hey guys, I'm in the hospital for health issues related to Lupus & Blood clots, I will be home soon..." she wrote, and thanked her followers for their love and support. 

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Braxton disclosed two years ago that she had been diagnosed with the autoimmune disease, and she was hospitalized for a Lupus flare-up last January. The singer has also been facing financial troubles, filing for bankruptcy in October 2010.

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