Zsa Zsa Padilla denies testing positive for COVID-19
By STEPHANIE MARIE BERNARDINO
Zsa Zsa Padilla has denied rumors that she was tested positive for COVID-19. On Instagram, Zsa Zsa described the rumors as “fake news.” According to her, she’s in the US for her medical checkup. “So much have been said about my condition since I tweeted that I was experiencing leg and back pain for 5 days and couldn’t have an MRI in Manila because of the COVID-19 cases in hospitals,” she said. The 56-year-old star shared that it was last year when she started having problems with \ from lower back pains. “My Dr in Manila advised me to have an MRI but unfortunately, since > cedure, I had no idea I would cry and back out due to claustrophobia,” she said. “So, after a year, my back and leg started giving me problems again and > VID patients, I didn’t want to risk having my tests back home.” Her long-time partner Conrad Onglao decided to take her to see his brother, Dr. Art Onglao in California who found a specialist for her. “I also needed checkup with my Obgyn and luckily, my nerve specialist is married to an Obgyn! What were the chances?!,” she added. Zsa Zsa reiterated that since they arrived, she has been busy with all her “much-needed” consultation and tests. In fact, she even documented her journey in the US via vlog.