DANNIELLA Westbrook has been told she has Strep A after she was rushed to hospital last night and "nearly died" from the flu.
The ex EastEnders star is still being treated in a London hospital and has been updating fans on her condition on Instagram.
She said today that she has a raging temperature and an infection. Danniella shared a photo in her hospital gown with a cannula in her arm.
She wrote over the top: "Huge thank you to Whipps Cross and the NHS who have managed to get me stabilised. "They informed me if I had left it until the morning I would have had a heart attack.