Wendy Williams has reportedly checked into rehab.
In line with Web page Six, the 58-year-old former speak present host is in search of therapy for substance abuse points “amid her fallout with manufacturing firm Debmar-Mercury.”
“It’s gotten worse,” a supply advised the outlet. “She went from wine to straight-up vodka.”
An insider added, Williams’ well being and habit points worsened after Debmar-Mercury allegedly “refused” to get her assist. “They turned their backs on her,” the supply shared. “They’d an excessive amount of management over somebody so susceptible.”
Williams’ podcast, The Wendy Expertise Podcast, additionally launched a press release about Wendy’s well being, saying she has entered a wellness facility, in search of assist as she hopes to handle her “general well being points.”
“She is taking a while to give attention to her well being and wellness as she prepares for a significant comeback for the subsequent degree in her profession with The Wendy Expertise Podcast,” a press launch from the podcast states. “Ms. Williams is being handled by a workforce of among the finest docs on this planet. We ask on your prayers and effectively needs throughout this time.”
Williams has been open about battling substance abuse all through her profession. In 2019, she went on hiatus from her present for 2 months, claiming it was to deal with her Graves’ illness. Nevertheless, she later revealed that she was dwelling in a midway home to assist preserve her sobriety.
“Solely Kevin is aware of about this. Not my mother and father, no one. No one knew as a result of I look so glamorous out right here,” Williams shared on her present in March 2019. “After I end my appointments … I’m pushed by my 24-hour sober coach again to a house that I reside within the tri-state [area] with a bunch of smelly boys who’ve turn out to be my household.”
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