The RHOA star reveals how she's recovering from blood clots.

Dec 16, 2013 - The Dish0

One month after going to the hospital for blood clots, NeNe Leakes may be back in fighting form, but that doesn't mean she has a clean bill of health—yet.

"I'm not 100 percent, but I'm trying to get there," the Real Housewives of Atlanta star tells E!. "It's been tough, but I've been pretty strong. I'm coming back."

Indeed: last week, NeNe flew to Los Angeles to start working once again on Glee, where she's reprising her role as Coach Roz.

But she's taking precautions to make sure her health is in check with proper medication. "It takes about six weeks to really get back to feeling yourself," she says. "But I'm on blood thinners now. I would have to say I'm about 80 percent. I'm doing alot better."

Her busy schedule won't let up, either. NeNe says she'll spend Christmas with her family in Atlanta, but after that, she's hightailing it to Las Vegas to ring in the New Year. And she reveals she's also on a search for a new home. "I'm sure [my new home] won't come by Christmas," she says. "It's the only gift on my list. I'm going to have my dream home in Atlanta and then I will always have a condo in Los Angeles because I'm always there.

Tonight, E! will broadcast a tell-all interview with NeNe. It'll be one of her most revealing sit-downs ever: she'll open up about her difficult childhood, stardom, remarrying Gregg Leakes and her past as an exotic dancer. E! Entertainment Special: NeNe Leakes airs at 10p ET/PT.

Send your well-wishes to NeNe for a speedy recovery in the comments.

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6 comments
TruthAlwaysHurts
TruthAlwaysHurts

Take care of yourself first! Otherwise, you won't be any good to anyone else.

mimi.arrigoni
mimi.arrigoni

NeNe wishing you a speedy recovery, I also was hospitalized for blood clots in the lungs, you will be fine! Just take it easy, God Bless you!

mrsd@13
mrsd@13

Nene,

Hope you get well soon. Praying for you dear.

msmith76
msmith76

Its  a lucky thing that you listened to your body telling you it was sick.  So many of us do not take the time to listen to our bodies.

cheryl1
cheryl1

Nene, you have become my favorite housewife. I will be praying for a speedy and full recovery for you. I wish you continued success. God bless you and your family.

cheryl1
cheryl1

I hope and pray for your speedy recovery. You have become my favorite housewife and I'm so happy for your much deserved success. God bless.