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What is a brain aneurysm – and why Dr Dre can survive it

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Famed hip hop artist and producer Dr Dre is in hospital after suffering from a brain aneurysm.
Famed hip hop artist and producer Dr Dre is in hospital after suffering from a brain aneurysm.
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The news of legendary rapper Dr Dre’s admittance to hospital in Los Angeles after suffering a brain aneurysm has no doubt sent many online to find out more.

And not just to see how he’s doing – people must also be wondering what a brain aneurysm is.

On the personal front, the good news is that the 55-year-old producer, who’s boosted the careers of stars like 50 Cent and Eminem, is doing well. He posted he hopes to be back home soon.

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