Chili Peppers’ Anthony Kiedis Diagnosed With Intestinal Flu, Full Recovery Expected

Fans were understandably concerned when Red Hot Chili Peppers were forced to cancel a show on Saturday after front man Anthony Kiedis was rushed to hospital with severe stomach pain.

As it turns out, doctors determined the 53-year-old singer was suffering from an intestinal flu, and is expected to make a full recovery.

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However, Kiedis’ illness is is resulting in another show cancellation, with the band announcing they’re postponing their upcoming May 17 gig at the iHeartRadio Theater in Burbank, California.

“Due to Anthony Kiedis’ hospitalization from complications from the intestinal flu on Saturday evening, the Red Hot Chili Peppers regretfully must postpone their upcoming concert for iHeart Radio on May 17th,”; reads a statement from the band. “They would like to extend their gratitude to the fans for the outpouring of well wishes. Anthony is expected to make a full recovery soon.”;

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