Heidi Klum Is Sick But Says She Can't Get Tested For Coronavirus
Heidi Klum revealed to her Instagram followers that she's not feeling well. This is concerning news given the current coronavirus pandemic. But the model and TV presenter has thus far been unable to get tested for the disease.
Heidi Klum, who's presently a judge on America's Got Talent, has been absent from her role on the show this week. Modern Family star Eric Stonestreet has filled in for her on AGT.
On Friday, Klum let her Instagram followers know about her situation.
Heidi Klum offers an update on her health
Klum updated her Instagram story with news on her condition. In the short video clips, the 46-year-old is seen resting in bed.
"Hi everyone, I just wanted you to know why I have not been sitting in my America's Got Talent seat," she said. "It started all with a chill, feeling feverish, cough, runny nose. Ummm, I'm just not feeling good so that's why I've stayed home to not infect any other people."
Coronavirus: Heidi Klum can't get tested for the disease
Klum is hopeful that her illness isn't the coronavirus. But she's been forced to remain uncertain, as she referenced the difficulty of getting tested in the United States.
"I hope it's just a cold. I would love to do the corona test but there just isn't one here. I've tried with two different doctors and I just can't get one. Stay safe, everyone. Stay home if you don't feel good."
The model is being proactive by staying in bed and away from others, even if it turns out she just has a common cold. Best wishes to her as she continues in her recovery.