The Weeknd Did Not Leave Girlfriend Selena Gomez's Side During Kidney Failure Crisis
Selena Gomez and her boyfriend The Weeknd have been through a lot and according to recent reports, that includes Selena's kidney failure. On Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017, Selena Gomez stunned the nation when she revealed she underwent a kidney transplant over the summer .
Her best friend Francia Raisa donated the organ but before she had surgery, she experienced life-threatening kidney failure in May 2017. During that time The Weeknd did not leave her side and was a very supportive boyfriend during the trying times and health crisis.
According to TMZ, Selena Gomez was in Chicago back in May supporting her boyfriend during his concert. Her kidneys failed and she was rushed to the hospital. Though we don't know exactly how long Selena was hospitalized in Chicago, it seems as if it might have been for an extended period of time.
Selena was reportedly on a kidney donor list, but it was her best friend Francia who came through for her.
There are new reports indicating that Selena Gomez and The Weeknd have moved in together and are living in New York .
When word first surfaced that Selena Gomez and The Weeknd were a couple many fans were surprised.
Selena had been in a long term, on-again-off-again relationship with Justin Bieber and The Weeknd was getting out of a relationship with Bella Hadid.
As time progressed; however, it seems more fans are recognizing Selena and The Weeknd as being in a serious relationship.
The first red carpet photos showing Selena and The Weeknd have gone public and it appears they are very comfortable with fans knowing they are serious.
Every relationship goes through their trials and has its ups and downs, but Selena and The Weeknd have already experienced something most couples won't face until well into the future. Selena Gomez is 25-years-old and The Weeknd is 27-years-old. To consider that at this age they have already dealt with a life and death health crisis is sobering.
Selena Gomez and The Weeknd have already gone through more issues than people twice their age face.
It's quite possible that the realization of possibly losing each other due to complications from Lupus has given them a new, grateful look on life.
They may be experiencing a tighter bond and closer relationship because of what they've already faced and conquered together.
What do you think about Selena's health scare? Were you surprised to learn she underwent a kidney transplant this summer?