On Saturday, actress Marsai Martin took to social media to give fans an update on her health. The 18-year-old took to her Instagram story and posted a video of herself being wheeled down a hospital corridor. Martin was lying in a hospital bed.
In the caption of the post, Martin shared details about the experience.
If you missed my life, long story short, I had surgery for my large ovarian cyst which gave me constant pain for over 4 years. I really can’t remember that crappy cause of anesthesia lol. But I must say I am very grateful to have family and educators by my side to support this process.
Martin went on to explain why she decided to share her health journey with fans.
The only reason I’m sharing this is so I can hopefully raise awareness and share my experiences with the young women out there who may be going through the same thing or have difficult menstrual cycles. you are never alone Listen to your body. It always shows you signs. health is wealth.
Fans showed their concern and prayed together for Martin
Fans were immediately worried about Martin and shared their well wishes for the actor. Many also addressed the growing health concern of fibroids and ovarian cysts for black women. Some even shared their own health scares.
It’s crazy how many black women have fibroids. What’s really going on.
Prayers for a speedy recovery
This needs to be addressed more often, especially in the black communities, that pain is no joke
Had the same surgery in my mid 20’s. Mine grew to the size of a grapefruit! Can be very painful and dangerous. I’m glad she’s fine
Martin also shared a post-op update with fans
That black The actress returned to her Instagram Story on Sunday.
Thank you all for all the love. The surgery was 10 days ago and I’m fine now. I also appreciate the stories of people who have been through the same thing! But I’m back and I’m betta.
Roommates, are you excited that Marsai Martin is raising awareness of this issue?
https://theshaderoom.com/marsai-martin-reveals-she-recently-had-surgery-to-remove-a-large-ovarian-cyst/ Marsai Martin reveals she recently had surgery to remove a ‘large’ ovarian cyst Marsai Martin recently had surgery to remove a ‘large’ ovarian cyst