TV presenter Sherri Shephard once said her diabetes diagnosis changed her life and understanding of food. Now, however, she is facing another health crisis.
This week, Sherri Shepherd was scheduled to host “The Wendy Williams Show.” However, after experiencing abdominal pain, she was rushed to the hospital and underwent emergency surgery to remove the appendix.
Therefore, she must miss her appearance, and Michael Rapaport replaced the TV character on the show. On Monday’s episode, he revealed news of Shepherd’s surgery but shared that she is resting and doing well.
Sherri Shephard updates fans’ health in a Twitter video, 2021 [Left] Shepherd Series Build to discuss ‘Brian Banks’ at Build Studio, 2019, New York City [Right] | Photo: Twitter / sherrieshepherd & Getty Images
Shepherd then took to Twitter and shared a video of herself from the hospital, in which she updated her fans on the situation. Luckily, she’s in good spirits as she’s sure to make jokes throughout the update.
Besides joking about asking doctors to remove fat and shrink her breasts, Shepherd excited fans by sharing that she will appear on a later episode of the show to discuss the incident. In the end, she finished Her updates with:
“But other than that, thank you very much. I’ll be back tomorrow. How are you? Grab a snack and come back, without the appendix of course.”
Looks like Shepherd is recovering well and will be back in action shortly. Although fans may remember her on “The Wendy Williams Show” this week, she will be a guest host at the end of January.
Shepherd has been open and honest about her health journey over the past few years, including when she was diagnosed with diabetes in 2007 and how she changed her life around to achieve good health. for his children.
The “Precious” actress even recorded the condition to save her life as she did explain If she didn’t have diabetes, she would be “250 pounds,” wouldn’t have to go to the doctor, and “wouldn’t be healthy for [her] son, Jeffery. “
After she was first diagnosed, Shepherd went into complete denial and continued to eat sugary and high-carb foods. However, she soon realized that she had to lifestyle change, including cutting back on sugar and following the keto diet.
So the “Kidnapped” actress changed her eating and exercise habits as well as her relationship with food. Shephard swap “white foods” (pasta, cereal, pancakes, etc.) for healthy options like grilled chicken, fish, and a variety of vegetables.
Another result of changing her diet is that she experienced weight conversion. She recently lost 20 pounds after gaining weight during the pandemic. Shepherd explains that she joined a weight loss program to help inspire weight loss.
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