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‘Why would I f*****g lie about having a virus?”

“This virus sucks,” wrote Milano, posting a mask-wearing selfie taken from her hospital bed. “Please take it seriously.”

I was acutely sick w/ Covid19 in April. I still have many symptoms. I am what they call a “long hauler”. Last night, I had real heaviness in my chest. I went to the ER just to make sure it wasn’t a blood clot. Thankfully, it wasn’t.

This virus sucks. Please take it seriously. pic.twitter.com/JcMkVSNn4y

— Alyssa Milano (@Alyssa_Milano) August 9, 2020

another tweet, she shared that she still gets night sweats every so often.” data-reactid=”41″>The 47-year-old also invited fans who to share their own COVID-19 experiences, sending supportive comments to those detailing their symptoms. In response to one question, she tweeted that she suspected she had originally contracted the virus while traveling. In another tweet, she shared that she still gets night sweats every so often.

Traveling between Portland, NY and LA. 😔

— Alyssa Milano (@Alyssa_Milano) August 9, 2020

tweeting, “ARE YOU KIDDING ME?! Why would I f*****g lie about having a virus?”” data-reactid=”44″>But many have cast doubt on her health claims, citing her negative test results. When one Twitter user accused her of “lying,” Milano stood her ground, tweeting, “ARE YOU KIDDING ME?! Why would I f*****g lie about having a virus?”

latest coronavirus news and updates, follow along at https://news.yahoo.com/coronavirus. According to experts, people over 60 and those who are immunocompromised continue to be the most at risk. If you have questions, please reference the CDC’s and WHO’s resource guides. ” data-reactid=”57″>For the latest coronavirus news and updates, follow along at https://news.yahoo.com/coronavirus. According to experts, people over 60 and those who are immunocompromised continue to be the most at risk. If you have questions, please reference the CDC’s and WHO’s resource guides.