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So it turns out the leg infection Chris Young had  was really scary and even life-threatening.
After surgery and treatment, though, Chris plans to be back on the Brad Paisley tour Thursday night (Aug. 22). And yes, Brad loves and respects Chris—but that didn’t stop the headliner from teasing his opening act.
Hoping @ChrisYoungMusic  feels better and gets back on the road soon. Facelifts can really be painful the first few days after, I hear.— Brad Paisley (@BradPaisley) August 19, 2013 
And Brad told reporters Tuesday (Aug. 19), “It’s healing really well. He just felt like he wanted a little lift in his jaw line.”
But seriously, folks, Brad says he knows firsthand how frightening infections can be.
“I had a family member die from toxic shock from a staph-type infection at a young age,” he said.
“You don’t realize that something like . . . one of the really bad skin infections can kill you, but it can. It’s crazy.”