Amy Winehouse Hospitalized
June 16, 2008 at 11:50 AM (PT)
GRAMMY winner AMY WINEHOUSE fainted at home in ENGLAND earlier TODAY. Her publicist told REUTERS that WINEHOUSE's father had rushed her to hospital for tests,
"AMY was at home this afternoon when she briefly fainted. Fortunately, her manager's assistant was there to stop her falling," publicist TRACEY MILLER said. "She quickly recovered and her father MITCH took her to hospital as a precaution. Doctors are unsure of the cause of the incident and AMY is currently undergoing tests. She may be kept in overnight for observation."
The 24-year-old soul singer has spent through a tumultuous life in the spotlight, replete with alcohol and drug problems.