Pink shares 'brutal' health update as she thanks her family in emotional message

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Singer and mom-of-two, Pink, has opened up to reveal she's been recovering from a "brutal" health crisis.

In a lengthy Instagram post, the pop star announced she had hip surgery a week ago and thanked her ever-devoted husband, Carey Hart, for helping with the painful aftermath. 

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Alongside a photo of herself at home, she wrote: "Hey world! This is what 9 hours of sleep and cuddles from my kiddos looks like 7 days post hip surgery!! I have to say thank you to everyone at The Steadman Clinic in Vail and Dr. Philippon for taking such good care of me."

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She then heaped praise on her motocross husband for everything he has done for her. 

"Because I’m married to an athlete who has hundreds of surgeries, I get to meet some of the world's greatest doctors," she said. "I am never not completely grateful.

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"It was a brutal first week full of tears and pain med depression, ulcers from meds and constant fevers, but my @hartluck brought me through. (No one recovers from surgery like he does, he’s not real)."


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Pink shared a photo of herself smiling despite the pain of the last week 

Pink thanked him for bringing her coffee in the shower, lugging around her "100 pound CPM contraptions everywhere I went."

She said Carey, "dried my tears, cooked me oatmeal, kept track of my meds, got me my phone charger, plugged in my compression machines, took my temp, made the bed, and talked me off the ledge."

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He even showed her a few tricks on the crutches she will be using for the next six weeks. 
Pink said that despite the agony she has been in, it has opened her eyes further to the incredible people around her who are doing amazing things despite their disabilities or health conditions. 


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Pink thanked her husband for caring for her 

She wrote: "I happened to meet a woman with cerebral palsy who summits 13,000 ft mountains in her chair, (check out her documentary called “from my window” on Vimeo, she’s incredible) I learned about a blind man that summits Mt Everest."

The star then added that she will make a full recovery and feels "blessed," that is the case. 

She concluded: "I'm impressed by those that face real, hard challenges, and alchemize their situation into something magical, or meaningful. 

"In the meantime, shout out to all of those on the journey to wellness, and to those making magic out of the impossible. Have a great day folks!!!!! Let the healing begin."

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