Wendy Williams grew to become emotional whereas interviewing Michael Yo about his coronavirus prognosis on her April 13 present. The host cried concerning the many lives misplaced over the worldwide well being disaster, particularly on Easter Sunday.
Wendy Williams began off her week on an emotional notice. The host, 55, broke down in tears over the rising variety of coronavirus deaths on her Monday morning present. Wendy was discussing the virus with comic Michael Yo, who detailed his “painful” expertise after he examined constructive for COVID-19.
“One factor I noticed within the hospital, I do know within the hospital, folks die alone and that was the worst factor,” Michael, 45, who known as into the present by way of video, admitted. Sufferers with coronavirus are handled in isolation, away from their family members upon prognosis.
“Nobody, Wendy, nobody deserves to die alone,” Michael mentioned earlier than he hung up. The comic is at present at residence in restoration after an eight-day keep within the ICU. Wendy, who was already full of tears at that time, struggled to finish the decision by her shaky voice.
“That factor about dying alone, I can’t even — that’s insufferable, and yesterday was Easter,” she mentioned after dialog with Michael.
“I’m simply completely happy to be alive. I’m having fun with every single day to the fullest,” the daddy of two admitted earlier within the name. Though medical doctors discovered fluid in his lungs throughout a current x-ray, he mentioned he’s “about 85 %” again to regular well being.
On the time of the interview, Michael mentioned he’s been out of isolation for about 10 days. He famous that his spouse Claire Schreiner and son, Oliver each got here down with fevers that “went away rapidly.” Nonetheless, he’s not sure in the event that they contracted coronavirus, as he was the one one in his family examined for the virus, attributable to restricted testing kits. Earlier than his look on the Wendy Present, the comic acknowledged that he was recognized with each pneumonia and coronavirus in an emotional Instagram video on March 30.
Whereas Wendy stays in good well being, she went on to elucidate how the pandemic has personally affected her.