Britney Spears Describes Painful Nerve Damage: ‘It Feels Like Pins And Needles’

Britney Spears on Sunday mentioned she’s been affected by painful everlasting nerve harm, in response to Rolling Stone. The singer, who claimed in courtroom paperwork that she was held at a psychological well being facility in opposition to her will in 2019, blamed “that place” in her Instagram submit.

“Nerve damage on the right side of my body,” Spears captioned the submit. “Nerve damage is caused sometimes when you don’t get enough oxygen to your brain … your brain literally shuts down […] in that place I didn’t breathe when I was there.”

Spears has mentioned that her keep on the psychological well being facility, which she didn’t identify, occurred throughout her controversial conservatorship, which a California decide dissolved in November 2021 after greater than 13 years of that authorized association regulating her profession, private and monetary decisions.

“I wake up like 3 times a week in bed and my hands are completely numb,” Spears wrote on Instagram. “Nerves are tiny and it feels like pins and needles from the right side of my body it shoots up to my neck and the part that hurts the worst is my temple on my head … it stings and it’s scary.”

Singer Britney Spears is seen on the twenty ninth annual GLAAD Media Awards on April 12, 2018, in Beverly Hills, California.

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Spears referred to as her conservatorship “pure abuse” in a since-deleted audio clip posted in August. She spent the previous 12 months posting candid, emotional statements on Instagram that left lots of her followers involved.

“The last 3 years since I got out of that place I’ve been in a mild unconscious state,” Spears wrote in her Instagram caption Sunday. “I couldn’t face it. It was like it was too scary to be here.”

Spears assured followers she is taking treatment to handle her nerve harm and may lastly “feel oxygen going to my brain.” She additionally defined that the assorted movies she’s posted recently of herself dancing ― which some followers have discovered unusual and troubling ― are a method she’s been capable of stave off her ache.

“It gave me existence and got me here … it’s funny though when I dance I don’t feel the pain,” Spears wrote. “It’s like my mind literally goes to a place of my inner child. And although I don’t move like I use to … I truly believe my faith in it gave me strength.”