Wednesday, 19 February 2014
Shayne Lamas' "Heart Gave Out on Valentine's Day," She's Still in ICU After Miscarriage, Husband Nik Richie Says
Shayne Lamas has suffered a setback in her recovery. The Bachelor alum, 28, lost her baby due to a scary pregnancy complication on Feb. 9, and has been hospitalized ever since. On Monday, Feb. 17, Lamas' husband Nik Richie shared an update with fans on his wife's condition.
"I'm still working from the ICU. This has been the toughest week of my life, but my love for Shayne Lamas has grown tremendously. My wife is a true fighter. Her heart gave out on Valentine's Day and we had to start the rehabilitation process all over again," Richie, 32, revealed in a blog post on
Lamas was rushed to the hospital on Feb. 9 after collapsing in her Orange County home. She lost her unborn child during emergency surgery.
"Thank you to Dr. Marquez for saving Shayne's life (again)," Richie wrote Monday. "Thank you to everyone for your thoughts and prayers -- they are working! Thank you to Dakota Pike, Lorenzo Lamas, Shawna Craig, Michele Smith, and my family for giving me the strength to get through this. Lastly, a special thank you to Shayne Lamas for not giving up. Press wants her mom back!"
Richie confirmed last month that he and Lamas were expecting their second child together. The couple, who wed in April 2010, are already parents to 2-year-old daughter Press Dahl Lamas-Richie.