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B.B. King hospitalized for dehydration

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B.B. King is in the hospital being treated for dehydration related to his Type II diabetes, which he was diagnosed with over two decades ago, according to the Los Angeles Times—but his daughter told the publication he is now doing “much better.”

The 89-year-old blues musician also suffered from dehydration in October, when he was performing at Chicago’s House of Blues. He went on to cancel the eight shows left on that tour.