Joy-Anna Duggar has come out with a pretty biig reveal.
The reality star just admitted that not only was she diagnosed with COVID-19 last year…
… but she was diagnosed with COVID-19 while pregnant.
The 23-year-old made the revelation on Instagram this weekend in response to a fan question about whether she and her family have contracted the coronavirus.
“Yes, Austin and I both tested positive for Covid last year,” Duggar wrote.
“I was still pregnant with Evelyn. We both had body aches, slight fever, and lost our taste and smell. Thankfully we recovered quickly!”
Wow. That’s a shocker, isn’t it?
It sure sounds like Joy-Anna got off pretty well here.
According to the Mayo Clinic, pregnancy increases the risk of severe illness with COVID-19, as expecting mothers are more likely to develop respiratory complications and end up in the ICU. T
They are also more likely to be placed on a ventilator.
Joy-Anna didn’t specify when, precisely, she contracted the virus, although social media provides some possibly hints or clues.
Over July Fourth weekend, for example, Joy-Anna, Austin, and their son Gideon received a visit from Joy Anna’s best friend, Carlin Bates, of Bringing Up Bates fame, from Tennessee.
Several weeks later, on August 16, Carlin confirmed that she had …read more
Source:: The Hollywood Gossip