Miley Cyrus initially only had to go to the hospital last month for her tonsils, but once there the singer appeared to have another ailment. People said Miley would have had a problem with her vocal cords that she had been unknowingly struggling with for years.

The singer was therefore immediately operated on her vocal cords. As a result, she should take it easy vocally for a few weeks. A source reports to People that Miley is doing well and that “she will return better at the beginning of next year than ever before.”

Last month Miley shared via Instagram that she thought it was “a torture” that she had to be home sick after her operation. “The worst thing about being an adult is that being sick no longer consists of popsicles and soup. Being sick is now very boring, “she said then.