All seems to be good with Richard Simmons!
The weight loss guru is back home Thursday after a 4-day stint at the hospital for severe indigestion, and is reportedly doing well.
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He was seen walking into his home covered by a blanket to keep from being photographed.
The 68-year-old was admitted into a hospital Monday after complaining of stomach problems. He subsequently addressed fans Wednesday for the first time in years, telling them he was fine and not "missing."
Also on Wednesday, the LAPD made a visit to his house, apparently because his housekeeper asked them for help dealing with paparazzi. According to TMZ, they were on hand Thursday to provide a police escort for Simmons as he entered his home.
Welcome back home, Richard!
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After Richard Simmons shared a health update to his Facebook for fans on Wednesday, LAPD made a visit to the health guru's house.
According to TMZ, while the 68-year-old was in the hospital for severe indigestion, law enforcement were seen walking around his property for a reason not related to a car accident outside his home over the weekend.
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It's unclear why cops were outside his residence as he was hospitalized, but it definitely doesn't seem like it's nothing.
We'll continue to keep you updated.
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So happy to hear this!
Richard Simmons has addressed fans for the first time in YEARS to let them know that he's feeling much better after his recent hospitalization for severe indigestion.
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Taking to his personal Facebook page, the weight loss guru wrote:
Richard Simmons is on the mend after being hospitalized in California on Monday for "severe indigestion."
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The celeb's rep, Michael Catalano, told ABC News on Tuesday:
"Richard Simmons was hospitalized on Monday at an undisclosed location in California. After a few days of battling severe indigestion and discomfort while eating, we agreed it was best for him to seek treatment. He's already feeling better and is expected to make a full recovery."
After questions of the status of the 68-year-old's health over the last several years, we're hoping everything is OK!
Feel better, Richard!
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With the news of Richard Simmons' new branding deal revealed last week, many were wondering if it would be the end to his reclusive period!
Well, the fitness guru's longtime manager Michael Catalano has something to say about that…
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Speaking to The New York Times about the agreement between his management company Prominent Brand + Talent and Richard, he explained how the 68-year-old was "directly involved."
Additionally, Michael shared the products would be very on brand and "in keeping with Richard's lifelong mission and messaging."
Is Richard Simmons maybe planning a comeback???
Some signs point to yes!
The fitness guru, who hasn't made a public appearance in three years and whose reclusive life has been the subject of way too much scrutiny lately, has signed with Prominent Brand + Talent, a management company co-founded by his longtime manager Michael Catalano.
Related: Richard Is Doing Just Fine!
Seems like a positive step, right?
The agency announced Wednesday that they had exclusively signed Richard in order to represent him for licensing, merchandising, and endorsements.
The goal is to
Nothing to see here, people!!
Amid speculation about Richard Simmons' health and previous rumors he was kidnapped and being held hostage by his housekeeper, those closest to the health guru are saying the conspiracies just aren't true!
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Echoing his previous sentiments, the 68-year-old's big brother Lenny Simmons opened up to People to shut down all the talk. He explained:
"My brother is fine. He's not sick. There's nothing medically wrong with him at all. My wife Cathy and I were out there for Christmas and spent five days with him. These things about him transitioning to a woman are ridiculous. My wife Cathy and I were out there for Christmas and spent five days with him and I can assure you, he's not transitioning into anything but himself."
In fact, he states Richard is just looking for a break from being in the spotlight: