Grace Msalame reveals the medical condition that had her dossing off in public

Grace Msalame speaks after the public nap that got everyone talking

In a new video on her YouTube channel, the mother of two disclosed that she has never been able to donate blood because of her low red blood count.

She said, “For the longest time I have had low levels of iron. In fact I have never been able to give blood because of my low red blood count. And the most common symptoms of iron deficiency or anemia are extreme deficiency is exhaustion and lightheadedness which for me tend to kick in during that special time of the month.

What I am learning is this reality isn’t unique for me at all. One in four women in Kenya suffer from iron deficiency and don’t even know it.”

Feeling sleepy and exhaustion is a sign of iron deficiency according to medical practitioners.

The Grace Msalame incident got everyone talking. Online users broke the internet with speculations as to why the celebrity could be a sleep during the day while seated at a city restaurant.

Kenyans on Twitter came up with a hashtag dubbed #GraceMsalameChallenge that almost broke the internet.

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