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Celibate life Sinead O'Connor reveals she's shunned sex since undergoing hysterectomy in 2015

"The last man that touched my body took out my reproductive system"

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Sinéad O’Connor has revealed that she has been abstinent from sex since undergoing an emergency hysterectomy in 2015.

The Nothing Compares 2U singer, whose memoir Rememberings will be published on June 1st, said that she hasn’t let a man go near her body since the surgery.

“The last man that touched my body took out my reproductive system,” she told People Magazine.

“I've not let a man touch my body in any way since.”

Sinéad, who has a diagnosis of bipolar disorder as well as post-traumatic stress disorder and borderline personality disorder, said that she hit a low in 2015 when she had an emergency hysterectomy to treat endometriosis.

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“When I had the surgery, I was terribly triggered... I was mental,” she admitted.

After her hysterectomy, Sinéad posted some alarming cries for help on social media, including a 12-minute-long video posted to Facebook in which she stated that she had wanted to kill herself since losing custody of her son.

But the mum of four doesn’t regret making these posts, saying that she feels pride to have been so “emotionally honest.”

She said: “I don't regret those ‘embarrassing’ videos. I'm quite proud, in a weird way, that I was that open.

“The nature of a singer is to be emotionally honest. I've always been pretty open. And I have no regrets.”

Now, the 54-year-old has biweekly check-ins with her medical.

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“I manage very well because I've been taught brilliant skills. There was a lot of therapy.

“It's about focusing on the things that bring you peace as opposed to what makes you feel unstable.”

The musician dedicated her long-awaited book to the staff and patients at St Patrick’s University Hospital in Dublin where she received frequent treatment.

She wrote: “Six years on and off I’ve spent more time there than out of there.”

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