Bret Michaels Rushed to Hospital With Brain Hemorrhage

Kim Conte

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Bret Michaels is in critical condition after being rushed to the hospital with a brain hemorrhage, People reports.

The Poison front-man and reality star (Rock of Love; Celebrity Apprentice) suffers from diabetes and recently underwent an appendectomy. He was rushed to the ICU with an excruciating headache Thursday night.

After several CAT scans, MRIs, angiogram, and other tests, doctors discovered that he had massive subarachnoid hemorrhage -- or bleeding at the base of his brain stem.

A source close to the situation reports: "[It] will be touch and go for the next few days while he is under intense observation."

Awful, awful news. Our thoughts are with Bret and his family.

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