He's had a tough go at it for the past couple of months, and now Nick Cannon is opening up about a condition that could have taken his life.
After dual stays in the hospital due to kidney failure and blood clots in his lungs, the "America’s Got Talent” host says the docs finally figured out his issue - an autoimmune disease .
According to Cannon the it's "a lupus type of thing," and came as quite a surprise because no one else in his family had every been diagnosed with it.
As for what exactly he is suffering from, Nick explained, "It's a lot of stuff. but it's all in order now . . . I feel blessed to be alive. If it wasn’t discovered, I don’t know [what would have happened].”