Ellen DeGeneres provides a video replace every week after asserting she examined optimistic for COVID-19
Per week in the past, Ellen DeGeneres shared that she examined optimistic for COVID-19 and was quarantining at house, thereby shutting down her discuss present that she had been filming through the pandemic. Though DeGeneres informed followers she felt “fine” when she was identified, she returned to social media on December 16, 2020 to replace everybody on her restoration and though she’s feeling fairly good now, she was blind-sighted with a stunning COVID-19 symptom: extreme again ache.
In the video, DeGeneres seemed comparatively cheerful as she performed Connect Four with spouse Portia de Rossi, and tells followers that “I am feeling 100 percent. I feel really good.”
Though she is now feeling a lot better, DeGeneres mentioned when she was within the throes of it, she was stunned by how a lot her again ached. “One thing they don’t tell you is you get, somehow, excruciating back pain,” DeGeners mentioned. “[I] didn’t know that was a symptom.”
“Who knew? How come?” DeGeneres added. “Back pain. Bad.”
She mentioned she spoke to another COVID survivors who additionally skilled the identical “excruciating back pain” too.
Body aches and pains have lengthy been a known-COVID symptom, however many followers of the discuss present host commented on her Instagram to say they, too, skilled the identical points with their backs.
The Ellen Show had been filming with a sparse and socially distanced studio viewers and in-person superstar visitors since September 2020 and when DeGeneres introduced her optimistic take a look at outcome, her present went on hiatus once more and DeGeneres acknowledged that “anyone who has been in close contact with me has been notified, and I am following all proper CDC guidelines.”
It’s no secret that California is main the nation in COVID circumstances in the intervening time, and DeGeneres is only one of many California-based celebrities who’ve introduced COVID diagnoses within the final week. Other discuss present hosts who had been filming through the pandemic like Sharon Osbourne and Carrie Ann Inaba of The Talk simply introduced optimistic COVID diagnoses as effectively and singer Ashanti examined optimistic simply hours earlier than she was set to movie an episode of the music battle sequence Verzuz. We do not know how any of those celebs contracted the virus or if it had something to do with the truth that they returned to work in Hollywood, however one factor is definite, in the event you screw up and don’t comply with COVID protocols in Hollywood Tom Cruise will scream at you, and also you undoubtedly don’t need that both.