TV host-actress been rushed to hospital after experienced sudden high blood pressure, revealed almost suffer stroke.
Kris Aquino, a 44 year-old mother of two, Filipina television personality and actress been hospitalized after experienced sudden high blood pressure. She is named as Queen of all media, gained prominence and numerous endorsements from her talk shows, game shows, horror movies and numerous massacre movies.
She was rushed to the Medical City Monday afternoon, while taping “Kris TV”, a reality talk show host. Kris Aquino suffered severe vascular headache and a blood pressure of 200/100, which could have caused her stroke. She then revealed her condition, posting status on her Instagram account on Tuesday.
In her statement, Kris Aquino says, “I had a severe, vascular headache from 3 PM while taping @kristvofficial_ig, threw up 3X when I got home at 6:30 PM and when my blood pressure was taken it was 150/100. My sisters insisted I go to the ER because my symptoms were alarming,”
After the incident, she quote, “Last night was a scary wake up call for me & my loved ones, but it also made me realize how much my siblings sons love and care for me. It really put my priorities in proper perspective.”, “I solemnly promise to follow all their instructions, take my medication & I will never again abuse my body because I was a slave to my work. My goal now is to achieve a healthy work & life balance.”
Kris Aquino is the youngest daughter of former Philippine senator Benigno S. Aquino, Jr., and late President Corazon Cojuangco-Aquino, sister of 15th Philippine President Benigno S. Aquino, III. She became show host in numerous program aired in ABS-CBN network. Since year 1996, Aquino is a member of the network contract actresses/anchors. She was considered leading celebrity endorser, ranking number one among the 20 popular celebrity endorsers in October 2008 issue of YES! Magazine and named Most Beautiful Star by Yes! Magazine this year.
Aside from her successful TV and movie career, she is also a business woman. She owns and manages several businesses, including co-ownership of a Mexican restaurant Lena Restaurant and Sencillo, the Roberto Antonio, a flower shop with business partner Boy Abunda and founded a boutique and agency. For the mean time, Kris is advised by her doctors to have enough rest for her own good. IMAGE/Philstar/Chuck Smith