NeNe Leakes, 54, confirmed that her son Brentt Leakes, 23, suffered congestive coronary heart failure and a stroke on Monday, October 10. “This isn’t the best way I needed it to come back out,” NeNe stated in a video on her Instagram Tales, after TMZ broke the information of Brentt’s well being incident. “Two weeks in the past right this moment, Brentt had congestive coronary heart failure and a stroke,” she revealed. “He’s solely 23 so he’s actually younger for one thing like that to occur to him.”
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The Actual Housewives of Atlanta alum clarified that Brentt
“doesn’t drink or do medication.” She additionally revealed that docs examined him for HIV, which might have triggered the well being incident. “It was very scary,” NeNe added of Brentt’s hospitalization. “I don’t even wish to go into particulars with what occurred and the way I discovered, what situation he was in. Clearly a stroke is a really critical factor and so he’s fighting talking and it’s — simply preserve us in your prayers, preserve bringing your prayers.”
NeNe stated Brentt “was in good spirits” when she FaceTimed together with her son. “I’ve simply been requested so many issues and I’m simply I’m baffled. I’m baffled,” she added. The ex-Bravo star stated they aren’t revealing the place Brentt is at the moment recovering. She additionally confirmed that the lounge Brentt runs in Atlanta continues to be open. “It’s so much. So simply preserve praying and I’ll converse to you guys each time I can,” NeNe additionally stated. “Once more, he has proven some enchancment, and we’re actually pleased and blessed for that.”
Earlier than wrapping up, NeNe defined that Brentt “was very stressed” in September due to the 1-year anniversary of his father Gregg Leakes‘ passing. “He was very near his dad and he’s been tremendous stressed over it. And I don’t even know if that has something to do with it in any respect,” she stated within the movies. “I imply, I actually requested the docs questions like that they usually appear to assume that that isn’t the case with Brentt.”
Brentt made appearances on RHOA throughout NeNe’s tenure as a Housewife. He tragically misplaced his father Gregg to most cancers on September 1, 2021. Gregg was 66 years previous when he died and had been preventing stage 3 colon most cancers for a second time.