Bhavna Limbachia - who plays Rana Nazir in Coronation Street - has been put out of action for a few days after being struck down with a bought of gastroenteritis.
The actress, 33, uploaded an image to her Instagram Stories on Wednesday from her hospital bed looking sorry for herself.
She captioned the shot: 'We’re very lucky to have the NHS! Thank you to the doctors and nurses at Tameside Hospital for looking after me.
'I’m on the mend!' Coronation Street actress Bhavna Limbachia is rushed to hospital after being struck down with gastroenteritis
'A case of gastroenteritis and overbuild of acid in the gut but I’m on the mend. Taking a break from social media for a few days while I recover.
'Thank you for all the continued support and kind messages. On the plus side…I haven’t had to attempt to drive in the snow!'
Gastroenteritis is when there is an inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract.
It can be a severe illness, causing diarrhea, vomiting, abdominal pain, a