Adele on the mend after throat op for voice problems that threatened her career
SINGING star Adele has told her fans she is "on the mend" after she had an operation on her throat in a bid to cure the problems which have threatened to wreck her voice forever.
The Someone Like You singer cancelled a string of shows this month after she was diagnosed with a vocal cord haemorrhage.
She had earlier complained of her voice just "switching off" when she was forced to call off a US tour.
Writing on her website this week, she said: "I'm doing really well, on the mend, super happy, relaxed and very positive with it all. The operation was a success and I'm just chilling out now until I get the all-clear from my doctors."
The singer was also forced to pull the plug on a planned performance at the Mercury Music Prize ceremony in September and missed the Q Awards in London, where she had been due to pick up two trophies.