Gia Allemand Hospitalized in Critical Condition, “Bachelor” Folks Tweet Support
There’s not much in the way of details regarding Gia Allemand's hospitalization, though her publicist has revealed that she’s in critical condition after an ‘emergency medical event.’
The “Bachelor” contestant was rushed to a New Orleans hospital on Monday (August 12) where she remains today.
Her rep’s statement declares, "Gia Allemand was taken to University Hospital, New Orleans last night following a serious emergency medical event, the details of which are currently not known. She is listed in critical condition."
"Ms. Allemand's mother is with her, along with her long-term boyfriend, NBA basketball player Ryan Anderson of the New Orleans Pelicans. On behalf of the family, we kindly ask for privacy at this time."
Fellow “Bachelor” alums have taken to Twitter to send love and support to Gia and her family and friends. Jake Pavelka tweeted, "Please pray for @GiaAllemand . . . A dear friend and one of the sweetest women I know . . . #powerofprayer."
Additionally, Holly Julian wrote, "I’m not sure what has happened to @GiaAllemand but I'm praying for her. Please take a second to do the same!" and Gwen Gioia added, “Dear God, please be with my sweet friend @GiaAllemand. I believe prayer is powerful and Gia needs all our prayers right now. Love you Gia!"
Furthermore, Juan Pablo noted, "Sending out my PRAYERS to @GiaAllemand, hope for a quick RECOVERY and STRENGTH to the family in this HARD situation . . ." while Trista Sutter shared, "Been disconnected from the world for a couple hours & just hearing the news about @GiaAllemand. My heart is heavy. #prayforGia."