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Christina Applegate had to wear diapers after contracting virus from salad


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Actress Christina Applegate shared how she ended up wearing diapers after contracting a virus from a tainted salad. Applegate recalled the health experience in the latest installment of the Messy podcast, which she co-hosts with Jamie-Lynn Sigler. In the episode Can I Be Honest?, Applegate spoke about how her experience began after she contracted Covid from a close friend who “dropped the ball and went to a bowling alley, and came home with the stuff,” reports The actress, revealed she was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS) in August 2021, said it turned into long-term COVID, causing her to develop a chest infection where her heart began to do “weird stuff where it speeds up all of a sudden.” After doing a stool test, she was diagnosed with sapovirus, which is “responsible for both sporadic cases and occasional outbreaks of acute gastroenteritis.”Applegate believes she got the virus from a takeout salad at a restaurant she’s frequented for 15 years. (IANS)


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