QT-Online / Wednesday, January 8, 2020 / Categories: Top News, Cinema/Showbiz Justin Bieber says he has Lyme disease Canadian pop singer Justin Bieber has revealed he has been diagnosed with Lyme disease. "It's been a rough couple years," the 25-year-old wrote on Instagram, adding that he was also suffering from a chronic viral infection. The star said he was aware of social media speculation that he had a drug problem, after he was pictured looking unwell with blotches on his skin. Lyme disease is a bacterial infection caused by ticks. The symptoms often include a rash, muscle pain, and tiredness On his Instagram page, the artist wrote that people had suggested he looked like he was "on meth", but "they failed to realize I've been recently diagnosed with Lyme disease, not only that but had a serious case of chronic mono which affected my skin, brain function, energy, and overall health". He said he was getting "the right treatment" to help address the disease, and that more would be revealed in an upcoming YouTube documentary series about his life. "You can learn all that I've been battling and OVERCOMING!!" he wrote, telling his 124 million Instagram followers: "I will be back and better than ever". Previous Article Big fat Indian wedding goes on a diet as slowdown bites Next Article Harry, Meghan quit royal front line in shock move Print 1834 Rate this article: 3.7 Please login or register to post comments.