Martha Stewart confirmed that she had tested positive for COVID-19 on Tuesday. She was sorry to announce that she would not be able attend two of the events she had planned. Given the severity of some cases, commenters expressed concern for Stewart, 80.
Stewart shared a video from an event that she was unable to attend — a garden party to promote Mario Badescu Skin Care products. She wrote: “I’m sad to report that I tested positive for COVID-19. I am feeling fine but I am sticking to the rules and isolating. I’m heartbroken to be missing the celebration of over 50 years of amazing skincare and the launch of ‘The Martha Facial’ at their NYC flagship — which is a special offer of the facial I’ve been receiving there for more than forty years!”
“Cheers to what I’m sure will be a fabulous event,”Stewart ended. Nearly 100,000 people have liked the post as of the writing of this article. Stewart’s friends, colleagues in media and fans have added encouragement comments.
“Please feel better soon, Martha. Sending lots of love,”One fan wrote. Another fan added: “Flouncing off to Italy can do that to a girl. Feel better!”While a third commented: “Feel better Martha it’s all there because of you !! it’ll be there when you get back better.”
Over 1,000,000 people have died from the novel coronavirus in the United States. While the daily death rate is decreasing, it remains at 239 per day. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Public health officials advise that the best preventative measure to avoid the disease is to use one of the available MRNA vaccines. Depending on the area, additional methods may be required.
Stewart received her second dose from the Pfizer BioNTech COVID-19 vaccination in February 2021. Instagram: Sharing a video showing the inoculation. Stewart was happy to report that she “had no ill effects”From the shot, however, she “prepared for such.”She wrote: “I am so proud of and grateful to the doctors, nurses and medical staff who are wading through the red tape and confusion of the distribution of these very important vaccines.”