Williams wrote on how she almost died giving birth to her daughter
On Tuesday, tennis legend Serena Williams revealed in a self-written essay that she nearly died from childbirth complications while delivering her daughter Olympia. She underwent an emergency C-section to deliver the baby, which resulted in the mother’s pulmonary embolism. She wrote on CNN: “First my C-section wound popped open due to the intense coughing I […]
The tennis superstar, who welcomed daughter Alexis Olympia almost six months ago, is once again opening up about the terrifying complications she experienced after giving birth, this time in an essay for CNN Opinion.
The tennis superstar revealed her own health scare after having her first child, and is highlighting how US childbirth deaths disproportionately affect black women “I almost died after giving birth to my daughter, Olympia. Yet I consider...Show More Summary
"I consider myself fortunate."
The 36-year-old was bedridden for six weeks after giving birth.
Serena Williams Details Near-Death Experience After Giving Birth Serena Williams has been frank that things got pretty scary for her medically shortly after giving birth to her firstborn baby, little Alexis Olympia. But now, the tennis champ is opening up
Feb 20 (Reuters) - Serena Williams "almost died" after giving birth to her daughter last September, the former women's world number one tennis player wrote in a column for CNN that was published on Tuesday.
Serena Williams nearly died after her daughter was born via emergency C-section last year; a pulmonary embolism "sparked a slew of health complications that I am lucky to have survived," the tennis star writes for CNN. Living through the experience made Williams realize even though it was terrifying, she's one...
Serena Williams revealed Tuesday that the complications she endured after giving birth were more serious than she originally indicated.
Williams gave birth in September.
Williams gave birth in September.
Serena Williams says she "almost died" after giving birth to her daughter, Alexis Olympia -- if not for a team of super doctors who removed a large hematoma from her abdomen. The tennis star says her daughter was born by an emergen...
Serena Williams is one of the many celebrities helping people in need get into a screening of the new Marvel movie Black Panther! The film is smashing box office records and is on track to become one of the top-grossing Marvel movies ever. “Last night we surprised a group of girls from @blackgirlscode to watch [...]
Brie Larson, Serena Williams, Octavia Spencer, and more celebs have donated to 'Black Panther' causes, helping kids around the country see the movie opening weekend.
Move over Matthew McConaughey. Lincoln has another face, and more specifically, it's for the new Navigator. Ford's luxury marque launched a new online social media campaign with tennis champion Serena Williams on Thursday. The announcement doesn't claim Williams will oust McConaughey, but she will be a new face for various online and social media...
Add Serena Williams to the list of people (which includes basically everyone) who are beyond excited about “Black Panther,” the film adaptation of the first Marvel comic book to feature a black superhero. The tennis superstar and her husband, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian, rewarded about 40 members of Black Girls Code with a showing Thursday night […]
Serena Williams Shows Up At Youth Group’s Black Panther Screening Serena Williams surprised a group of young black girls with a private screening of Black Panther on Thursday, speaking with the young women in the crowd assuring them, “This is
Serena Williams surprised a group of young black girls with a private screening of "Black Panther" on Thursday -- telling the crowd, "This is a huge moment for us and for black people." Serena and her hubby, Alexis Ohanian, organized the event…