Her primary care doctor “luckily” had access to the tests, she said, and she tested positive.
After continuing to shelter at home for the past two weeks, Pink said they have been tested again and are out of COVID-19. The 40-year-old criticized the government for not providing widespread access toas the virus spreads across the country.
“It is an absolute travesty and a failure of our government not to make tests more widely available,” won the triple Grammy tweeted Friday night.
“This disease is serious and real. People need to know that the disease affects young and old, healthy and unhealthy, the rich and the poor, and we need to make testing free and more widely available to protect our children, families, friends and our communities. “
The singer said she was$ 1 million to help fight the coronavirus, split between two different causes. $ 500,000 will go to the Mayor of Los Angeles’s COVID-19 emergency fund.
$ 500,000 will also go to the Emergency Fund at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia. The Pennsylvania native said the donation honors her mother, Judy Moore, who worked at the hospital’s cardiomyopathy and heart transplant center for 18 years.
“THANK YOU to all of our healthcare professionals and to those around the world who work so hard to protect our loved ones,” she said. said. “You are our heroes! “
The singer joins a growing list of notable public figures who have announced positive diagnoses of coronavirus, including other.and Rita Wilson, , , , Prime Minister , , Senator and a lot
Johns Hopkins University confirmed on Saturday that more than 1.1 million people worldwide tested positive for COVID-19, and more than 60,000 died from the virus. The United States has the highest number of diagnoses in the world, with more than 278,000 positive cases and more than 7,000 deaths.
Pink ended his tweets with a call to the public to continue to isolate themselves. “These next two weeks are crucial: please stay at home. Please. Stay. At home. “