NeNe Leakes was hospitalized earlier this week after suffering from blood clots in her lung, the Real Housewives of Atlanta star revealed on her blog.

Leakes initially posted a photo of herself in the hospital on Monday. “My arms are hurting wit [sic] these IV’s #blessedtobealive.” She followed up on her blog on Tuesday, explaining why she went to the hospital in the first place.

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“Late last week I wasn’t feeling well and was feeling a little short of breath,” she wrote.