Pink and three-year-old son Jameson were diagnosed COVID-19

Pink reveals she and three-year-old son Jameson were diagnosed COVID-19… before SLAMMING US government for lack of tests and donating $1million

  •  The 40-year-old singer took to Instagram to share a sweet snap with her son with a lengthy caption about the diagnosis
  • She went on to explain that they were retested days ago and are now negative
  • The singer made sure to use her platform to criticize the US government over the lack of tests for the coronavirus 
  • Pink decided to take matters into her own hands as she pledged a very generous donation totaling $1million to medical causes centered around COVID-19
  • One of her donations was done in honor of her  mother, Judy Moore, who was an emergency room nurse 
  • Pink is married to 44-year-old motorcycle and off-road truck racer Carey Hart as they also have an eight-year-old daughter named Willow together 

Pink has revealed that she and her three-year-old son Jameson have tested positive for COVID-19. 

The 40-year-old singer – real name Alecia Beth Moore  – took to Instagram to share a sweet snap with her son with a lengthy caption about the diagnosis before slamming the US government  over the lack of tests.

She began by writing : ‘Two weeks ago my three-year old son, Jameson, and I are were showing symptoms of COVID-19.’ 

Bond: Pink has revealed that she and her three-year-old son Jameson have tested positive for COVID-19

‘This illness is serious and real’: The 40-year-old singer took to Instagram to share a sweet snap with her son with a lengthy caption about the diagnosis before slamming the US government over the lack of tests

‘Fortunately, our primary care physician had access to tests and I tested positive. My family was already sheltering at home and we continued to do so for the last two weeks following the instruction of our doctor. Just a few days ago we were re-tested and are now thankfully negative.’

Despite the encouraging news, Pink made sure to use her platform to criticize the US government over the lack of tests for the coronavirus.

She continued: ‘It is an absolute travesty and failure of our government to not make testing more widely accessible.

Sad: Pink and Jameson seen together in February 2019

Family first: Pink is married to 44-year-old motorcycle and off-road truck racer Carey Hart as they also have an eight-year-old daughter named Willow together, as the entire family are seen here at her Hollywood Walk Of Fame Ceremony in February 2019

‘This illness is serious and real. People need to know that the illness affects the young and old, healthy and unhealthy, rich and poor, and we must make testing free and more widely accessible to protect our children, our families, our friends and our communities.’

Pink decided to take matters into her own hands as she pledged a very generous donation totaling $1million to medical causes centered around COVID-19 with a sweet dedication to her mother Judy Moore who was an emergency room nurse.

She wrote:  ‘In an effort to support the healthcare professionals who are battling on the frontlines every day, I am donating $500,000 to the Temple University Hospital Emergency Fund in Philadelphia in honor of my mother, Judy Moore, who worked there for 18 years in the Cardiomyopathy and Heart Transplant Center.

‘Additionally, I am donating $500,000 to the City of Los Angeles Mayor’s Emergency COVID-19 Crisis Fund. THANK YOU to all of our healthcare professionals and everyone in the world who are working so hard to protect our loved ones. You are our heroes! These next two weeks are crucial: please stay home. Please. Stay. Home. [heart emoji]’ 

Good news: She went on to explain that they were retested days ago and are now negative, as they are seen together in Santa Monica back in November

Lots of love: Pink and Jameson seen together at a Monster Energy Supercross VIP event in Anaheim back in January 

Pink is married to 44-year-old motorcycle and off-road truck racer Carey Hart as they also have an eight-year-old daughter named Willow together.

The lack of tests in the US has been a big issue as on Wednesday it was reported that the company making the new, speedy coronavirus test that President Donald Trump lauded in a Rose Garden press conference has not shipped as many as promised.

Abbott Laboratories, the medical device company based in Illinois, received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration two weeks ago under Emergency Use Authorization.

Big heart: Pink (seen with her entire family at the CMA Awards in Nashville back in November) decided to take matters into her own hands as she pledged a very generous donation totaling $1million to medical causes centered around COVID-19

”In an effort to support the healthcare professionals who are battling on the frontlines every day’: One of her donations was done in honor of her mother, Judy Moore, who was an emergency room nurse, as they are sen together in January 2018

The manufacturer said it is ramping up production to 50,000 nasal swab tests – known as ID NOW COVID-19 – per day.

But, according to documents obtained by Kaiser Health News, state and local public health laboratories are receiving just 5,500 coronavirus tests this week.

Labs in all 50 states were supposed to receive the same number of tests and devices on which to run tests, 100 tests and about 10 or 15 devices.

But spokesperson Darcy Ross told Kaiser Health News that kits had only been sent to 18 states. but did not say if they were to public or private labs.

Abbott Laboratories’ new coronavirus test (pictured), which can detect a positive result in just five minutes, started shipping April 1 with plans to manufacture 50,000 per day

President DiTrump presented the test to reporters during a press conference on Monday and called it ‘highly accurate’

But only 5,500 tests have been shipped to state and local labs in just 18 states. Pictured: Trump hols of one Abbott’s new tests on Monday

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