Actuality star Ms. Juicy Child of Lifetime’s “Little Ladies: Atlanta” has formally been discharged from the hospital following a stroke she suffered in late April.
“I’m not at 100%, however I’m nonetheless therapeutic,” the TV and radio persona, whose actual identify is Shirlene Pearson, began on Instagram Saturday earlier than summarizing her terrifying ordeal and confirming she suffered a stroke.
“I need to say thanks for all the love and help … and I recognize y’all worrying,” she went on.
Juicy, 50, specified that the kind of stroke she had “entailed a mind bleed,” which “may cause various things for various folks,” earlier than detailing the daunting toll it took on her fundamental motor capabilities and cognitive skills.
“I needed to learn to stroll, learn to discuss, learn to eat, learn to swallow,” she mentioned, mentioning that she’s at present nonetheless going to speech remedy.
“I can’t even actually say ‘Ms. Juicy Child’ the best way I normally say it,” she added, sadly.
In the middle of receiving well-wishes from her followers, “Lots of people jogged my memory I’m a fighter. I recognize it,” she shared.
She additionally spoke of her household helping her as soon as she was launched from the ICU.
“My mother and my sister, each, they stopped their on a regular basis lives to return right here and assist me out, so I can get higher and have a tendency to my on a regular basis life,” the fact star described. “So once more, I need to thank y’all, however I additionally need to thank them too.”
She additionally defined, “I haven’t been in a position to work. So there’s no cash coming in,” earlier than highlighting the link to a GoFundMe her sister launched earlier this month to assist cowl Juicy’s medical prices
“As you may see, I’m not lifeless. I’m proper right here. It may need slowed me down, however I’m right here, and I’ll be again at 100% when the time is true,” she went on. “However I can’t push it and I can’t rush it.”
“This proper right here, this isn’t me” she concluded, her voice cracking. “I can’t keep this manner too lengthy y’all. So maintain praying. We’ll be again actual quickly. Love you and thanks.”