Actor/comedian Nick Cannon has been taken to the hospital after suffering from "mild kidney failure." Wife Mariah Carey recently posted a photo on Twitter of her beside Nick in a hospital bed, tending to him while on recovery. The pop icon sent out a message to her followers requesting for their prayers. Mariah also shared that Nick's hospitalization has been "very tough" for her entire family. They are currently staying at a hospital in Aspen, Colorado. On her official website
, Mariah gave an update on their situation: "We're trying to be as festive as possible under the circumstances but please keep Nick in your thoughts because this is very painful. They tried to kick me out of the hospital but here I am pon de bed with Mr. C."
The couple were married in 2008 and have two children together, twins Monroe and Moroccan Scott.