Right this moment, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson uploaded a video to Instagram, informing his followers that he and his whole household have contracted COVID-19. The 48-year-old beloved actor shared that his spouse (Lauren Hashian) and their two younger daughters, Jasmine (4) and Tiana (2), examined constructive for the virus, however are feeling higher — and are now not contagious.
The Rock went into element about COVID-19.
The 11 1/2-minute lengthy video serves as a warning for viewers who aren’t taking the pandemic severely or do not suppose it might occur to them. “I wished to offer you guys a little bit useful replace on issues which were happening on my finish for the previous two-and-a-half to 3 weeks now. So the replace is that this: My spouse Lauren in addition to my two child women and myself, we now have all examined constructive for COVID-19. I might inform you that this has been probably the most difficult and tough issues we now have ever needed to endure as a household, and for me, too, personally as properly,” he stated.
“And I’ve gone by means of some doozies previously,” The Rock added. He continued, saying, “Testing constructive for COVID-19 is far totally different than overcoming nasty accidents, or being evicted, and even being broke, which I’ve been quite a lot of occasions.” He stated his household was his No.1 precedence, and he wanted to guard them. The Rock additionally shared that he acquired COVID-19 from household pals, who really feel fairly unhealthy that they by chance unfold it. Keep in mind: You may unfold COVID-19 even if you’re asymptomatic.
Fortunately, The Rock and his household really feel so much higher now. “I want it was solely me who examined constructive, however it wasn’t, it was my whole household, so this one was an actual kick within the intestine. However I’m comfortable to inform you guys that we as a household are good. We’re on the opposite finish of it, we’re on the opposite facet. We’re now not contagious, and we’re, thank God, we’re wholesome,” The Rock advised followers. Whereas Jasmine and Tiana did not present extreme signs, The Rock shared that he and Lauren “had a tough go at it,” though he did not elaborate.
The actor warned followers that we by no means know who might need COVID-19 or not, and to be vigilant and cautious. “In case you guys are having household and pals over to your home, you recognize them, you belief them. They are often quarantining similar to you guys. You continue to by no means know. You by no means know. Do not let your guard down,” he suggested.
The Rock additionally known as out politicians who’ve helped unfold the concept that sporting a masks is by some means an infringement on our freedom, or some sort of political assertion. He urged everybody to do their half and put on a masks when round different individuals.
“The opposite factor is, put on you masks; we now have been in quarantine for months, we put on our masks day by day. This baffles me that some individuals on the market, together with some politicians will take this concept of sporting a masks and make it a political agenda … it has nothing to do [with] politics. Put on your masks. It’s a reality, and it’s the proper factor to do. And it is the accountable factor to do.”
We’re so glad to listen to The Rock and his household are wholesome now. Better of all, he used his gigantic platform (196 million followers on Instagram!) to unfold a significant message: Anybody can get COVID if they are not cautious. And everybody must do their half by sporting a masks.