Singer Mel B Vision is “Fine” After Being Blinded By Herpes

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Singer and America’s Got Talent judge, Melanie “Mel B” Brown of the Spice Girls mega-group fame says her vision has been restored after she was temporarily blinded last week.

The singer went to the hospital on Friday, May 17th complaining of being blinded in her right eye. A rep for the Spice Girls told People.com that Brown, 43, was diagnosed with iritis and uveitis, a form of eye inflammation.

“She’s doing fine now, she’s not blind,” a source close to Brown told PEOPLE.com on Monday. “This has happened before. She has herpes in her eye, so this can happen.”

But Brown herself said that this has never happened before. She explains in an Instagram post below:

“Just so you know the real truth. I had an awful experience last week when I went blind in my right eye and my left eye went blurry. Even though the stupid press said I’m ok and this has