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Kathy Griffin is sharing a health update following her recent hospitalization in a COVID-19 isolation ward.

Earlier this week, the 59-year-old comedian sought medical attention after coming down with “unbearably painful” symptoms associated with the novel coronavirus. Despite feeling ill and making a formal request, the star reportedly was 

In a new interview with the Los Angeles Times, Griffin said she started feeling sick after coming back from a trip to Mexico with her husband Randy Bick. She claims they tried to abide by the recommended 14-day incubation period after travel just in case they had contracted the virus — but about 6 days in, she couldn’t handle the pain:

“We were both nervous because we were still in the incubation period after returning from Mexico, but also we had not left the house in days. We’d been hearing about a 14-day incubation period [for the coronavirus]. So for me to get what felt like food poisoning after six days, I thought, OK, is this a coincidence or what?”

That’s when she finally went to the ER and documented her experience in the designated COVID-19 urgent care area:

Read more: https://perezhilton.com/kathy-griffin-coronavirus-hospital-follow-up/