Dr. Dre’s docs thought he may die after aneurysm

There’s nonetheless Dre, however the rap legend says that there nearly wasn’t.

Following his mind aneurysm in 2021, Dr. Dre lately stated that his docs didn’t suppose he was going to outlive.

Talking on the “Workout the Doubt” podcast earlier this week, the “Forgot About Dre” artist advised host Dolvett Quince that docs invited his family members to his bedside as a result of they feared his situation wouldn’t enhance.

“I’m at Cedars-Sinai hospital and they weren’t allowing anybody to come up, meaning visitors or family or anything like that, because of COVID, but they allowed my family to come in,” he stated. “I found out later, they called them up so they could say their last goodbyes because they thought I was outta here.”

Dre stated he “didn’t know it was that serious” on the time. What he did keep in mind was the fixed check-ins and coverings he acquired throughout restoration.

“So I’m in the ICU for two weeks,” “The Next Episode” rapper stated. “Because of what was going on in my brain, they had to wake me up every hour on the hour for two weeks to do these tests. Basically looking like sobriety tests, like touch your nose, rub your heel on your calf and all that s—.”

Dre reasserted that he “never felt like I was in trouble” and was actually trying ahead to going house throughout that interval as a result of he was hungry since he “didn’t eat for two weeks.”

Instantly following his launch from the hospital, Dre posted an replace on his situation on Instagram.

“Thanks to my family, friends and fans for their interest and well wishes,” he wrote. “I’m doing great and getting excellent care from my medical team. I will be out of the hospital and back home soon. Shout out to all the great medical professionals at Cedars.”

Talking with The Occasions in 2021, the legendary producer defined what could have induced his aneurysm.

“It’s a really weird thing,” Dre stated. “I’ve never had high blood pressure. And I’ve always been a person that has always taken care of my health. But there’s something that happens for some reason with Black men and high blood pressure, and I never saw that coming. But I’m taking care of myself. And I think every Black man should just check that out and make sure things are OK with the blood pressure. And I’m going to move on and, hopefully, live a long and healthy life. I’m feeling fantastic.”