Lady Gaga tested for Lupus

Therefore, the singer has undergone a test to find out if she has Lupus, a disease which causes the immune system to attach the body, a genetic disease that her aunt, Joanne died of when she was 19.

“Yes (I have been tested). But I don’t want anyone to be worried… I have heart palpitations…but it’s OK. It’s just from fatigue and other things. I’m very connected to my aunt, Joanne, who died of lupus. It’s a very personal thing. I don’t want my fans to be worried about me”, the singer said.

On what concerns her fame, Lady Gaga admitted to being on prescriptive drugs to help her cope with this pressures:

“(I use) prescription medicine. I can’t control my thoughts at all. I’m tortured. But I like that… It’s good to be tortured. The thoughts are unstoppable – but so is the music. It comes to me constantly.”