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!
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: