…By Alan Peterson for TDPel Media.
Former celebrity Big Brother star Lauren Harries has been placed in an induced coma following brain surgery.
The Cardiff-born television personality has been hospitalized for several weeks since undergoing a procedure in April.
She was admitted to the hospital after falling ill with an undisclosed illness, which necessitated emergency brain surgery.
She has been in the hospital recovering, but a statement on her official Twitter account on Monday (June 5) revealed that she had a seizure, leading doctors to induce a coma to gain control over her condition.
The statement requested support and well-wishes for Lauren during this challenging time.
Outpouring of Support from Well-Wishers
Upon hearing the news, well-wishers swiftly expressed their support for Lauren and her family.
Messages flooded in, with one person expressing love and prayers for a fast and complete recovery.
Others encouraged Lauren to keep fighting and sent their thoughts and positive energy to her and her loved ones.
Updates on Recovery and Family Support
The most recent update prior to the induced coma announcement was on May 27, revealing that Lauren had been undergoing physiotherapy to regain strength after the surgery.
Although she remains in the hospital, the hope is for her to return home soon.
The post emphasized the immense stress the family has experienced but highlighted the unwavering love and support they provide to Lauren.
The bond between mother and daughter was described as strong and steadfast.
Lauren Harries’ Journey and Fame
Lauren, originally from Rumney, initially gained fame as a child antiques expert named James, making appearances on shows such as the Antiques Roadshow and Wogan.
In 2001, she underwent gender reassignment surgery, reintroducing herself as Lauren.
After taking a break from the public eye, she returned as Lauren to star in the Channel 5 series Trust Me – I’m A Beauty Therapist.
Her notable appearance on Celebrity Big Brother in 2013 garnered attention, and she finished third in the competition, with Charlotte Crosby from Geordie Shore emerging as the winner.Share on Facebook «||» Share on Twitter «||» Share on Reddit «||» Share on LinkedIn