The world is in full-blown panic mode due to the coronavirus and although we like to put them on a pedestal, quite a few famous faces have tested positive for the virus, while other stars are quarantined or practicing "social distancing."
Now, the British singer, Sam Smith, has spoken out, claiming that they believe they've got Coronavirus.
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It's no lie that being rich and famous has its many advantages...Nice cars, huge houses, and jealousy-induing vacations, to name a few.
But one thing that fame can't provide you with?Immunity from COVID-19. Scroll to the end to watch Sam Smith's heartwrenching video...
COVID-19 - otherwise known as coronavirus - has been at the center of pretty much every headline over the past few weeks.And, aside from the widespread panic, another reason for this is undoubtedly the number of celebs who have been infected with the virus or having to self-isolate.
But, if we rewind for a second, what actually is COVID-19?According to the World Health Organization, COVID-19 is a new strain of coronaviruses that had not been previously been identified in humans.
The virus primarily affects the respiratory system.And common symptoms include fever, coughing, shortness of breath, and breathing difficulties.
Although, in more serious cases...In patients who are elderly and have existing health issues, the virus can lead to pneumonia, severe acute respiratory syndrome, kidney failure, and even death.
As the pandemic continues, several high profile stars have tested positive for the virus.Because, of course, no one is immune, right? Keep scrolling to see the list of all the stars that have tested positive for coronavirus or self-isolating because of the outbreak.
This morning I tested positive for Covid 19. I feel ok, I have no symptoms so far but have been isolated since I fo… https://t.co/CpmfaebeyO— Idris Elba (@Idris Elba)1584382706.0
Ali FedotowskyThe former bachelorette was tested for the virus after exhibiting all of the symptoms and is currently waiting on the results.
Sophie Turner and Joe JonasThe couple appear to be taking all the precautions.
James Van Der
Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi
Sophie and Justin Trudeau
Sam Smith is one celebrity that appears to be struggling with self-isolation.
The pictures emerged a few weeks back.
Their pained expression said it all.It showed the varying "stages of quarantine meltdown." While being stuck at home with nothing to do.
They shared the snaps to Instagram.
The post came just a day after wishing followers the best.
The Instagram video came in three parts.Speaking to the camera, Sam said: "Hello everyone! This is a weird, weird, weird time, oh my gosh, very, very strange. I'm currently in my house. I have got a bit of a headache and allergies but I think I'm alright. But I wanted to stay in just to be safe. This is a weird time. I wanted to reach out to every one of you right now, and send my love. I hope you're okay."
Sam has struggled with his mental health in the past.
"I just want to bring home and say how important this time right now is for all of us to remain a unit and look out for each other. All the older people - I'm worrying about my nan right now, I'm worrying about so many people. Be patient and giving, and share things - share food people!"
They wanted to offer their talents to those self-isolating too.
Just found my first ever tour program. Makes me emotional. Time is a wonderfully scary thing 🖤 https://t.co/j4DVeWmHNO— samsmith (@samsmith)1584363087.0
"It would be nice, we need it, music is a beautiful thing in a time like this."
They ended the heartfelt message saying...
Sending you all so much love right now. Planet earth feels delicate doesn’t it? Hoping this time and these circumst… https://t.co/vwmofrVdyI— samsmith (@samsmith)1584043466.0
They had the symptoms.
They didn't get tested.
I didn’t get tested but I know I have it. I’m just going to assume that I did because everything I’ve read completely pointed to that. So yeah, I think I definitely had it.