Brooke Shields stunned fans by exposing on social networks that she is recovering after breaking her thigh.
The 55-year-old starlet shared video to Instagram on Sunday, Feb. 21 of herself in the medical facility using a dress and non-slip socks as she discovered to utilize crutches and gradually put weight on her hurt best leg.
“Broke my femur,” the Blue Lagoon star blogged about her thigh bone. “Beginning to mend. No matter what your challenge is, make a positive choice, for yourself, to move forward. #BeginningisNow.”
Brooke did not offer information about how the injury happened or when it took place. In the video, she can be heard speaking with another private and duplicating suggestions she had actually obviously gotten, consisting of that she’s to put “only 20 percent weight” on the hurt leg.
“And the goal is to bend your knee each time a little bit, just so you’re not dragging it,” the Suddenly Susan alum continued.
A variety of well-known pals used assistance in the remarks. Glenn Close composed, “Brooke! So sorry! Courage…it’s in your blood. Sending love.”