Wendy Williams seeks help amid ongoing health issues
The outspoken 58-year-old TV star reportedly checked herself into a wellness facility.Williams' publicist Shawn Zanotti confirmed with The Hollywood Reporter on Wednesday that the host is focusing on her health before her huge career comeback with her new podcast.
"She is taking some time to focus on her health and wellness as she prepares for a major comeback for the next level in her career with The Wendy Experience Podcast," he revealed in a statement.
"Ms. Williams is being treated by a team of some of the best doctors in the world. We ask for your prayers and well wishes during this time."
Wendy Williams' struggles long aparent
It's no secret that the candid media personality has battled serious health and substance abuse issues over the years.
Williams' health challenges led to her extended hiatus from her eponymous daytime show during its 13th and final season. Amid the absence, she was replaced by Sherri Shepherd, who in turn landed her own titular talk show in the same time slot.
The fallout from Williams' eventual exit led to shocking bombshells revealed by execs and former staff, who claimed the former radio host's behavior was concerning during her last days on set.
But Ms. Wendy isn't one to stay down for too long, as she has recently stressed that she's ready to spill the tea again..
And there's no doubt that her loyal fanbase are dying for some juicy hot topics.
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