Howie Carr ‘getting care’ after fainting throughout present


The radio host is “doing higher” after the Monday incident, his household mentioned.

Howie Carr in 2007. The Boston Globe, File

Howie Carr is recovering after fainting whereas internet hosting his speak radio present on Monday. 

“Thanks for all of your ideas and prayers for Howie … He’s getting care now and doing higher,” his household mentioned in a press release. 

Based on Boston 25 Information, Carr appeared to go out behind the microphone throughout a present on Monday and the station ran commercials earlier than bringing on one other host. 

The 71-year-old host of “The Howie Carr Present,” which is syndicated on greater than 20 stations, advised the Boston Globe that he’s “superb.” 

He advised the newspaper that he and his household had been sick over the weekend with a abdomen bug and that he returned to the present too rapidly.

“I apologize for getting sick on air,” he mentioned.

Carr’s spouse advised Boston25 Information that the radio host and Boston Herald columnist caught norovirus from one of many couple’s grandchildren.

Most individuals recuperate from norovirus, which causes irritation of the abdomen or intestines, in a single to 3 days, based on the Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention. 

Carr plans to take just a few days off from his present as he recovers, based on Boston 25 Information.

Originally posted 2023-05-09 15:50:49.