Talk present host Wendy Williams’ family members are allegedly involved about her well-being.
Following an episode of Wendy: The Wendy Williams Show being canceled final minute on Dec. 17, 2018, a supply reportedly near Williams revealed to Radar Online that friends are worried about the TV star’s well being. “Something dangerous is occurring with Wendy,” the insider mentioned, noting that Williams has been performing oddly “for weeks.”
The supply alleged that each friends and colleagues “have been involved about her in current weeks.” The insider additionally claimed, “She can barely stand at instances, and has completely checked out. It’s a serious drawback.”
Williams, 54, has beforehand spoken out about her lack of standing throughout her daytime present. Speaking to her viewers on Dec. 12, 2018, Williams defined that she usually sits whereas filming as a result of she merely prefers to. “So it has come to my consideration … that you simply all are noticing that I sit, loads. I like to have a number of seats. I do not simply sit right here, I’ve been sitting within the viewers, I sit to do demo tasks as properly. You know why? Cause I wish to!” she acknowledged (through Radar Online). “Cause that is my present, and that is how I wish to do it. I bust my a** on this present, each single day.”
Radar Online‘s report comes shortly after Williams revealed that she’d injured her shoulder. On Tuesday, Dec. 18 — someday after she unexpectedly canceled an episode of her present — Williams opened as much as her viewers about struggling a hairline fracture on her proper shoulder. Sharing that she’d damage herself on Sunday, Dec. 16, she mentioned, “By Monday morning, my shoulder was on hearth.”
Continuing on, Williams, who was carrying a sling beneath her sweater throughout her present, acknowledged, “There’s no means I might have achieved yesterday’s present,” including, “I used to be all about the medical care yesterday, from one physician to the opposite.” Fortunately, Williams mentioned, she would not have to have surgical procedure for the harm and he or she’s “on the mend.”
She famous, “They inform me I’m very wholesome for, um … an individual after 50.”
William’s shoulder harm is simply the most recent well being scare that the favored TV discuss present host has endured over the previous few years. As followers of her present might keep in mind, on Oct. 31, 2017, Williams fainted whereas stay on tv, passing out whereas carrying a Statue of Liberty costume.
At the time, Williams claimed that she’d merely “overheated in [her] costume,” telling viewers members and viewers at residence, “That was not a stunt.”
Her publicist later shared that Williams was “dehydrated” and was later despatched residence to relaxation. “She has been examined by medical professionals and is properly. She is OK and can proceed … as deliberate,” the publicist mentioned.
During the subsequent episode of The Wendy Williams Show, Williams addressed her on-air fainting, admitting, “It was scary. It was actually scary.” However, she joked that she nonetheless tried to make her fainting look “as cute as [she] might make it.”
Months later in February 2018, Williams revealed to her followers that she’d been recognized with Graves’ illness, which the Mayo Clinic describes as “an immune system dysfunction that ends in the overproduction of thyroid hormones.” Williams mentioned, “Graves’ illness squeezes the muscle tissue behind the eyeballs,” explaining that that was why her eyes would twitch at instances.
In an effort to assist Williams really feel higher after she’d complained of sleepless nights and irritability, her physician reportedly ordered her to take three weeks off from work — a transfer that Williams wasn’t too happy with. “I used to be pissed,” she confessed, noting that she was particularly upset at her physician’s orders as a result of she’d taken three days off not lengthy earlier than for “flu-like signs.”
Though she did not open up about having Graves’ illness with the general public till February 2018, Williams, in accordance with a March 2018 interview with People, was first recognized with each the illness and hyperthyroidism 19 years earlier.
“I really feel 100% higher than I used to be a couple of months in the past. I had a storm stepping into my physique is the easiest way I can clarify it,” Williams shared. “It got here from me neglecting my six month endocrinology appointment.”
To the journal, she added, “I like doing the present, however I like me extra. So I’m going to care for me, so I might be there for them.”
Hopefully, Williams will proceed to make her well being a precedence. Her huge fanbase, her co-workers, and her friends would need her to deal with herself in order that she might be in one of the best form doable. Let’s make 2019 a wholesome one, Wendy!