HAYWARD (KPIX) – Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson has tested positive for COVID-19, as well as his wife and children.
The Hayward-born actor posted a video on Instagram Wednesday, saying his entire family has been hit by the coronavirus.READ MORE: 'Boogaloo' Associated Militia Members Guilty Of Obstructing Probe Into Killing Of Oakland Federal Officer
The caption read, “Stay disciplined. Boost your immune system. Commit to wellness. Wear your mask. Protect your family. Be strict about having people over your house or gatherings. Stay positive. And care for your fellow human beings. Stay healthy, my friends.”
Johnson talked about his family’s bout with the disease.
“I can tell you this is one of the most challenging things we’ve had to endure as a family.” he said. “This was a real kick in the gut.”
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Stay disciplined. Boost your immune system. Commit to wellness. Wear your mask. Protect your family. Be strict about having people over your house or gatherings. Stay positive. And care for your fellow human beings. Stay healthy, my friends. DJ 🖤 #controlthecontrollablesREAD MORE: Bay Area District Attorneys Settle With Ulta Beauty Over Improper Disposal Of Hazardous Materials
The actor said he is sure he and his family caught it from close family friends but they were being very disciplined about the COVID-19 safety measures. He says now he will be even stricter.
“If you have family and friends over to your house and they have been quarantining you still never know.”
He advises everyone to get tested before visiting others or having guests, to ensure they are not sick. He says people should stay disciplined, boost their immunity with antioxidants, and wear a mask.
The 48-year-old said his babies had very few symptoms, but the virus was much harder on him and his wife, Lauren Hashian.
Johnson has friends who have lost loved ones to COVID-19, and says he is counting his blessings.MORE NEWS: Fourth Stimulus Check: Will Americans Get Another Relief Payment?
“We are on the other side, no longer contagious, thank God we are healthy.”