By: Shirley Ju (@shirju)
(AllHipHop News) Wendy Williams is slated to take an “extended break” from her TV show due to her medical condition.
Williams, who launched "The Wendy Williams Show" in 2008, recently gave audiences an update, stating she has experienced “complications regarding her Graves’ Disease that will require treatment.”
The statement reads: “As Wendy Williams Hunter previously shared, she fractured her shoulder and has been on the mend. Over the past few days, Wendy has experienced complications regarding her Graves’ Disease that will require treatment.
"Wendy will be under the strict supervision of her physicians, and as part of her care, there will be significant time spent in the hospital. Despite her strong desire to return, she is taking a necessary, extended break from her show to focus on her personal and physical well-being.”
Wendy proceeded to thank her fans and requested privacy for herself and her family during this time.
The show was slated to return on January 14 and has been in reruns since Christmas Eve.