Lady Gaga, Orlando Bloom and More Celebrities Who Are Quarantined Because of COVID-19
After speaking with health professionals, the "Stupid Love" singer announced on Instagram that she decided to self-quarantine to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.
"It’s not the easiest for everyone right now but the kindest/healthiest thing we can do is self-quarantine and not hang out with people over 65 and in large groups." She continued, "I wish I could see my parents and grandmas right now but it’s much safer to not so I don’t get them sick in case I have it. I’m hanging at home with my dogs. I love you world, we’ll all get through this. Trust me, I talked to God —she said we’re gonna be ok."
The former Bachelorette star shared that after experiencing symptoms of coronavirus, she got tested over the weekend is now staying home with her husband Kevin Manno and their two children, Molly, 3, and Riley, 21 months.
"I went a few days ago and I got an X-ray of my lungs, and it showed that I have white spots on my lungs, so they put me on antibiotics," she said. "When I went back yesterday I was like, ‘It’s not getting better.’ I just feel like it is my responsibility to be smart and get tested, and the doctor felt the same way."
She added that while awaiting her test results she is "not having any contact with people outside of my family," although she "went outside for a quick walk in front of our house to walk Owen [her dog] with the kids. With no human contact and while wearing a mask."
She added to PEOPLE, "I am hopeful that the test will come back negative. At this time I’m not isolating from my kids because I have to take care of them. But I am trying to isolate from my mother who flew in last night. So we’ll see what happens."
The Carnival Row star announced on Instagram that he would be traveling home from Prague, where his show is filmed, over concerns about the coronavirus pandemic.
While it is not immediately clear if Bloom has been in contact with an infected person, many in the U.S. have been asked to self-quarantine in an attempt to stop the spread of the virus.
"It’s farewell from us as we go home to be quarantined," the father-to-be wrote his Instagram Stories Wednesday. "We’re coming home to the States, at least I’m coming home to the States, because we want to get in before the quarantine."
The star, who's currently engaged to Katy Perry and expecting a child with her added, "Big love everybody, stay safe out there! Self-quarantine. It seems really crazy actually this whole corona thing, but do the right thing by you and your family and stay safe."
Bloom and Perry recently had to postpone their wedding in Japan due to COVID-19. Perry also left Australia amid growing coronavirus concerns, news.com.au reported. The singer had spent 24 hours confined to her hotel room in Sydney as a safety precaution.
Barkley revealed that he is under “self-quarantine” as a precaution after feeling under the weather amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
The former basketball player, 57, called into TNT’s The Crossover on Mar. 13 to let fans know he had fallen ill, explaining he that has since taken COVID-19 test on the advice of doctors and isolated himself from the public as he awaits the results.
“I spent the earlier part of the week in New York City. When I got to Atlanta yesterday, I wasn’t feeling well,” Barkley recalled. “I talked to a couple people at Turner and a couple doctors and they told me to self-quarantine for the next 48 hours. I started yesterday, this is my second day.”
“I haven’t been feeling great and they didn’t want me to take any chances,” the Inside the NBA analyst continued. “I went and took the coronavirus test late this afternoon, I have not gotten the results back. So I’m just kinda in limbo right now.”
After his teammate Daniele Rugani tested positive for COVID-19, the Juventus soccer player quarantined in Madeira, Portugal, where his mother lives. Reports say that the soccer star was traveling to see her anyway after she suffered a stroke earlier this month.
The Canadian Prime Minister is under quarantine after his wife, Sophie Grégoire Trudeau, tested positive for COVID-19.
In a statement obtained by local outlet The Globe and Mail reporter Marieke Walsh, government officials said, “Following medical recommendations, Sophie Grégoire Trudeau was tested for COVID-19 today. The test came back positive.”
“Also following medical advice, she will remain in isolation for the time being. She is feeling well, is taking all recommended precautions and her symptoms remain mild.”
The Prime Minister is not experiencing symptoms, and so will not be tested for COVID-19, but will remain in isolation for 14 days as a precaution.
The America's Got Talent host is "staying home" after falling ill while filming the competition show.
Klum took to her Instagram Stories to tell her fans that she was feeling feverish and had the chills, a cough and runny nose, explaining her absence on the show. (Modern Family's Eric Stonestreet is filling in in the interim.)
She told her fans that she "tried with two different doctors" but was been unable to get tested for COVID-19 until March 15. She is hopeful that her illness is just a cold, but will be staying home in the meantime.
"Stay safe everyone," Klum said, adding, "Stay home if you don't feel good."
She updated her followers that she and husband Tom Kaulitz are currently awaiting the results of their tests, and maintaining distance between them in the meantime to minimize risk.
"These are strange times... but in these moments, you remember what’s really important- the people you love and keeping them safe," she wrote alongside a video of her and Kaulitz kissing through a window. "Social distancing is what we all need to do right now to be responsible citizens of the world. We are all in this together and it is up to us to protect our loved ones, and our neighbors and our communities."
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The director of Marvel's Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings is self-isolating himself on the advice of a doctor, according to Deadline.
Cretton, who has been directing the film in Australia, reportedly wasn't feeling symptoms of COVID-19, but opted to be tested as a precaution — he has a newborn baby. Cretton has not yet received the test results, but production on Shang-Chi in Australia has paused.
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