London (ANI): British singer Robbie Williams reportedly sparked fears for his health, after he revealed to fans that he was heading to the doctor to get tested for swine flu. Williams, 35, who was suffering from a cold, had posted a blog on his website about his visit to the medics.
“Off to the doctors to confirm if I have pig or not," the Sun quoted him as writing. Though the blog was followed by two pages of get well messages from his loyal supporters, Williams" spokesman revealed it was only a cold.
“He was just being ultra careful by going to the doctor. He was shooting his video for the new single Bodies last week and picked up a cold on the set," the spokesman said.
Story first published: Tuesday, August 18, 2009, 15:27 [IST]