Selena Gomez made headlines on Wednesday, after it was revealed that she was not too long ago hospitalized and looking for remedy at a psychological well being facility.
A supply tells ET that Selena is in a superb place now, however pals are nonetheless apprehensive about her. According to the supply, this current episode was triggered by a medical complication stemming from her Lupus and a kidney transplant she underwent in July 2017.
The supply says that Selena’s pals are apprehensive that she hasn’t been taking good care of herself bodily by working herself too laborious, including that she has been compromising her well being as a result of she doesn’t eat nicely, drink sufficient water, or get sufficient sleep and when her bodily well being is not taken care of, it takes a toll on her psychological well being.
“Selena buries herself in work to escape from her depression, which means her physical and mental health suffer,” says the supply.
“She’s happiest and healthiest when she takes a step out of the spotlight and treats getting healthy like it’s her job. She’s struggled with making herself a priority,” the supply provides. “When she’s in the care of a professional team helping with her medical conditions as well as her mental health, and has structure and positive influences around her, she thrives.”
The supply additionally says that the 26-year-old singer’s hospitalization wasn’t the results of some dramatic breakdown, however slightly that Gomez isn’t one to “let things go unchecked.”
“She’ll seek help as soon as she needs it – and ideally, she tries to get help before she needs it, preventatively,” says the source. “Just as a result of she’s in a psychiatric hospital, doesn’t imply she had some wild breakdown, she simply is aware of to keep on high of issues.”
However, whereas issues appear tumultuous for the singer proper now, the supply says they consider Gomez will likely be in a position to get again on her toes quickly.
“Selena will bounce back from this like she always does. Every day she gets stronger, it’s just important that she find a way to maintain it,” says the supply.
The supply provides that her pals are urging her to take some significant outing of the general public eye.
“She wants to go to Texas and reconnect along with her household. The smartest thing for her could be to spend time along with her grandmother who she’s very shut to. She wants to simply reside like a standard individual,” the supply says.
Another supply tells ET that Gomez is “getting higher day-after-day,” and that they do not anticipate her to keep within the facility long-term.
According to TMZ, the 26-year-old singer went to the hospital twice previously couple of weeks. The first time got here when Gomez was at her Studio City, California, house the place she was reportedly in low spirits and emotional over an alarming low white blood cell depend.
Gomez was launched days later however re-admitted late final week due to continued well being points stemming from her kidney transplant, in accordance to the outlet’s supply.
See extra on the singer’s current well being struggles and issues within the video beneath.
–Reporting by Darla Murray.