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Alexa Ray Joel Getting Better – Thanks to Parents

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Alexa Ray Joel Getting Better – Thanks to Parents

Originally posted 12/09/2009 02:05PM

There's nothing like a little TLC from Mom and Dad after a traumatic experience. And sources say Alexa Ray Joel is bouncing back beautifully after her brief hospital stay on Dec. 5. – thanks to the help of her parents Billy Joel and Christie Brinkley.

"They're focused on making sure she is going to be alright," says a source close to the situation.

The 23-year-old singer, who called 911 after she took 8 Traumeel pills, a homeopathic medication, and had trouble breathing, "has the most attentive parents," says a family friend. "She is very close to Billy, and Alexa and her mother are really best friends."

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Alexa Ray Joel 'Feeling Much Better' | Alexa Ray Joel

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Alexa Ray Joel 'Feeling Much Better'

Originally posted 12/07/2009 03:50PM

After being hospitalized over the weekend for a reported reaction to herbal medication, Alexa Ray Joel is starting to feel well again, her rep says.

"She is feeling much better. She is with her family and looking forward to getting back on track,” the statement says.

"I want to thank everyone for their outpouring of love and support," Alexa added to the statement.

The 23-year-old had taken several pills of the homeopathic medication Traumeel over the weekend, and was taken to St. Vincent's Hospital in New York City's Greenwich Village, according to various reports.

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SOURCES: Alexa Ray Joel Upset Over a Boyfriend | Alexa Ray Joel

SOURCES: Alexa Ray Joel Upset Over a Boyfriend

Originally posted 12/06/2009 10:15AM

Following Alexa Ray Joel's hospitalization Saturday, sources tell PEOPLE that the singer may have been upset over a boyfriend.

According to a source, she took Traumeel, a homeopathic medication. "She became worried about breathing, which is why 911 was called," says the source. Adds another source: "She was apparently distraught over an argument with her boyfriend."

The singer has been released from the hospital and her father Billy Joel is now with her, says a source.

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REPORT: Billy Joel Says Daughter Will Be Fine | Alexa Ray Joel, Billy Joel

REPORT: Billy Joel Says Daughter Will Be Fine

Originally posted 12/05/2009 11:45PM

Billy Joel has spoken out about his daughter Alexa Ray Joel's condition following her hospitalization Saturday afternoon.

"She is going to be fine," Joel told Newsday late Saturday evening.

The 23-year-old daughter of Joel and model Christie Brinkley was rushed to St. Vincent's Hospital Saturday afternoon after a female caller placed a call to 911.

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Alexa Ray Joel Is Hospitalized | Alexa Ray Joel

Alexa Ray Joel Is Hospitalized

Originally posted 12/05/2009 05:55PM

Alexa Ray Joel, the 23-year-old singer and daughter of Billy Joel and Christie Brinkley, was hospitalized Saturday in New York City.

"She is stable and her doctors are assessing her needs," a rep for Alexa Ray and her father, Billy Joel, confirmed to PEOPLE.

The singer was rushed to St. Vincent's Hospital after a caller placed a call to 911 Saturday afternoon, according to the New York Post.

The singer is scheduled to perform twice on December 10 in New York City, according to her Twitter page.

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Alexa Ray Joel Sticks by Her Dad in Divorce | Alexa Ray Joel, Billy Joel

Alexa Ray Joel Sticks by Her Dad in Divorce

Originally posted 06/18/2009 12:40PM

Billy Joel's split from wife Katie came as no surprise to Alexa Ray Joel, the music man's 23-year-old daughter with Christie Brinkley.

"I have a pretty good woman's intuition, so I could tell," Alexa told PEOPLE at the sixth annual Wayuu Taya Foundation Gala at the Stephan Weiss Studio in New York City Wednesday night. "I know my dad very well."

The couple announced their separation in a statement June 17 after nearly five years of marriage. Joel says she first heard the news from her dad.

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