Selena Gomez is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and producer. She is best known for her role in the Disney Channel series Wizards of Waverly Place. In 2017, Gomez made headlines when it was revealed that she had received a kidney transplant from her best friend, Francia Raisa.
Gomez was diagnosed with lupus in 2014, an autoimmune disease that affects the body’s immune system. The disease caused her to suffer from a number of health complications, including kidney failure. Gomez needed a kidney transplant to survive, and her best friend, Francia Raisa, stepped up to the plate.
Raisa, an actress and model, donated one of her kidneys to Gomez in 2017. The surgery was a success, and Gomez was able to make a full recovery. She has since been very vocal about her gratitude for Raisa’s selfless act of kindness.
Gomez and Raisa have been friends since 2008, when they met at a charity event. Since then, they have been inseparable. Gomez has said that Raisa is like a sister to her, and that she would do anything for her.
The pair have been very open about their friendship and the kidney transplant. They both appeared on The Ellen DeGeneres Show in 2017 to discuss the surgery and their friendship. They also both posted about it on social media, with Gomez writing, “There aren’t